C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.
100 Years Ago – April 21, 1916
LOUISVILLE: Charlie Rylie left Saturday for Memphis, where he has accepted a … Read more
East Central Community College hosted the second annual East Central Mississippi High School All-Star Basketball Games Thursday, April 14, in the Brackeen-Wood Gym on the Decatur campus.
Participants were divided into North and South teams, based on the location of … Read more
From school reports
The No. 20 nationally ranked East Central Community College baseball team moved up to No. 2 in the MACJC conference standings with its sweep over Northeast Mississippi Community College in Booneville on Saturday.
East Central won game … Read more
The Big Problem Of Poverty In Winston County: Especially Among Our Women & Children
According to the most current U.S. Census demographic statistics published in the 2014 “American Community Survey’s 5-Year Estimates”, 46.8% or almost one half of Winston County’s … Read more
April 25-30 is National Money Smart Week and Winston County Librarian Beth Edwards wants you to know that she will have lots of free money-smart information available to the public.
Brochures, documents and forms such as Make A Budget planning … Read more
The Winston County Board of Supervisors held a public hearing Monday April 18, 2016 during its normal Board of Supervisors meeting to receive public comments on the creation of a Betheden Fire Grading District.… Read more
Volunteers take action to clean, restore and renew Winston County
From press reports
The Chamber of Commerce, Winston Strong, the City of Louisville, the City of Noxapater, and the Winston County Board of Supervisors announce the launch of the 2016 … Read more
From school reports
Nationally ranked cowboy Marcus Theriot earned his fourth all-around regional title of the year in leading East Mississippi Community College to a third-place men’s team finish at last weekend’s NIRA Ozark Region rodeo hosted by the University … Read more