News of the Past – 01/13/2016

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – January 14, 1916

LOUISVILLE: Though a bit late, we note the arrival of a fine … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Ronald Whitehead

Ronald G. Whitehead, 79, died surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, January 10, 2016, at Baptist Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. Visitation was Monday, January 11, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Johnnie Mae Stevenson

McCool, MS

Johnnie Mae Stevenson, 87, a retired plant supervisor at Angelica, passed away Wednesday December 30, 2015 at the Choctaw County Regional Medical Center in Ackerman. MS. Mrs. Stevenson was born July 29, 1928 in Choctaw County. She was … Read more

Obituaries – 01/13/2016

Mrs. Shirley York Ridenour
Shirley York Ridenour, 58, passed away on Monday, January 4, 2016, at her residence in Starkville, Mississippi. Memorial services will be held at a later date.
Mrs. Ridenour was born November 9, 1957, to Robert Lee … Read more

Legals – 01/13/2016

SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE
WHEREAS, on August 22, 2007, Lucresia Beamon, an unmarried woman, executed a certain deed of trust to J. Douglas Dalrymple, Trustee for the benefit of JTS & Co. which deed of trust is of record … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Beverly Palmer Estes

Beverly Palmer Estes, 77, died peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, January 7, 2016, at her residence in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation was Friday, January 8, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. … Read more

Mitchell sworn in as Circuit Court judge

Mitchell takes the oath of office from Loper.

From staff reports

George M. Mitchell Jr. of Eupora was sworn in as the junior circuit court judge for the 5th Circuit Court District on Friday.

Gov. Phil Bryant appointed Mitchell on Dec. 18 to fill the unexpired term that … Read more