Month: March 2013

Sports schedule

Prep Baseball
4 p.m. — Noxubee at Louisville
Junior College Baseball
1 p.m. — Holmes at Coahoma
Prep Baseball
4 p.m. — Winston Academy at Canton Academy
5 p.m. — Weir at West Lowndes… Read more

Lady Tigers undefeated in district play

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Lady Tigers of Noxapater High School had little trouble last
week, pounding out a pair of fast-pitch softball wins to move to 5-1
overall and 2-0 in district action.

Noxapater thumped West … Read more

down pair with Leake

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The score was similar in the two baseball games played between
Winston Academy and Leake last week, but that was about it.
On Tuesday the WA Patriots used an eight-run fifth inning to … Read more

Nanih Waiya takes care of business

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

While rain washed out two of the baseball games Nanih Waiya was
expecting to play last week, the Warriors took care of business when
they were able to take to the diamond, posting … Read more

Lady Wildcats battle back to take first win of the season

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

It wasn’t easy, but in the end the victory was sweet.

The Louisville High School girls fast-pitch softball team had to
rally from behind with four runs in the seventh inning to take … Read more

Kennedy, Mitchell bring national attention to Winston County

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Folks probably weren’t too surprised to hear that a pair of
basketball coaches with teams in the NCAA Tournament were from

It’s easy to understand why national sports media types may have … Read more

Warriors pick up 10th win of season

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Lady Warriors picked up a pair of key wins last week, then rolled
to an easy district victory over Weir on Monday night to move their
record to 10-2-1 on the season.… Read more

Upward basketball celebrates another year of success

From press reports

The Louisville Upward program ended their 8th season with the awards
program at First United Methodist Church.

Approximately 185 children participated in Upward this past season in
Louisville, as the national average is about 165 children per … Read more

Winston County NAACP receives recognition

From press reports

Moore’s Financial Group (MFG) celebrated its 1st Annual Awards
Ceremony on March 23, 2013, in Horn Lake, just minutes away from
famous Beale Street. Everyone came dressed to impress. It was an
elegant evening of delicious food, … Read more

Chancery Clerk Cunningham earns Winston Women of the Year

From press reports

The Winston County Chamber of Commerce chooses a Man and Woman of the
Year each year and for 2012 Julie Cunningham earned that coveted award.

Cunningham, who is presently serving as Winston County Chancery Clerk
is highly … Read more