Mammograms, self exams save many women’s lives

By Allison Powe


MISSISSIPPI STATE — Every year more than 18,000 Mississippi women learn they have breast cancer, and about 430 die from the disease.

Although breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths among Mississippi women, … Read more

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 – October 20, 1916

LOUISVILLE: Quite a smash-up occurred Wednesday night on depot street when Grady … Read more

Two locals tapped for state honor



From press reports


JoAnn Brandt and Sylvia D. Clark have been awarded The Ruby Assaf Presidential Award by the Mississippi Library Association.

The Ruby Assaf Presidential Award honors an outstanding individual volunteer(s) in the Friends of the … Read more