Bearden enjoys her time with Extension Service

Every day that Nancy M. Bearden of Louisville shows up for work at the Mississippi State University Extension Service office in Winston County, she adds to a 56-year record as the longest-serving employee of the 138-year-old land-grant institution. “I have…

Extension Office to host canning workshop

From staff reports One of the best things about Mississippi summers is the delicious food provided by fresh garden vegetables. To maintain that goodness, canning allows you to enjoy preserved vegetables year-round. The Winston County Extension Office will offer residents…

News of the Past

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – July 21, 1916 Louisville this week sent three boys to the army, or at least they…

Let’s be Neighbors

Carolyn Mills, Provides a weekly view from the community. The Distinguished Young Women Program try out to select the 2017 Mississippi 2017 DYW was held in Meridian this week at the historic Temple Theater and I was there on Thursday…