Month: December 2013

Celebration held November 26

From press reports


On November 26, 2013 the senior of Life Organization held a Thanksgiving Celebration at Covenant Church, Evangelist Essie Jackson delivered a great Sermonette in title “Overflowing with Gratitude” Colossians 2:6-8. Covenant Mrs Adam Lowery provided music … Read more

Grace Christian takes 4-5 mark into Christmas break

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


The Grace Christian School boys varsity basketball team closed out the 2013 portion of its schedule with a 68-49 loss to visiting Nanih Waiya on Dec. 16.

The Eagles, now 4-5 on … Read more

Gregory earns third term as District 5 Medical examiner, Coroner association president

From press reports


On December 10, 2013 the Coroners of District 5 of the Mississippi Coroner/Medical Examiners Association, which includes the counties of Calhoun, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Clay, Lowndes, Monroe, Noxubee, Oktibbeha, Webster, and Winston, have voted to elect Winston … Read more

Fatal accident occurs near Noxapater

From press reports


An early morning car accident resulted in a highway death near Noxapater on Monday Dec. 16.

The accident happened around 7:10 am. A 2005 white Chevrolet Malibu traveling north bound ran off the right side of … Read more

Winston Academy Junior Varsity wins District Championship 2013

Article Submitted By: Brenda Keen

The Winston Academy Junior Varsity football players were successful in winning the District Championship for the 2013 football season.

The accomplishment was tremendous with a year full of overwhelming success. Not only did these players … Read more

DREAM and CAPPS in full swing

From press reports


The Dillard’s Reading, Enrichment, Art, Mathematics, and Science (DREAMS) Program is in full swing in the Louisville Municipal School District.

Kindergarten through Fourth Grade students enrolled in DREAMS receive 30 minutes of reading tutoring during the … Read more

A Red Velvet Christmas: Brock’s Red Velvet recipes

Who invented the Red Velvet Cake? No one really knows. However, it seems that it’s been around in one form or another since the about the 1930′s. In those days it was something of a regional specialty, being closely tied … Read more

C.J. Bates among 11 Lions to sign with Division I schools

From combined reports


East Mississippi Community College continues to provide a pipeline for football talent moving onto the next level, as 11 players from the Lions’ 2013 NJCAA National Championship team signed National Letters of Intent with four-year universities … Read more

Pearson finishes fourth in Wrangler NFR event

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


Tyler Pearson of Louisville was one of just four cowboys to record a score in all 10 rounds during the steer wrestling portion of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo that came to … Read more

Nanih Waiya looking to add game with Louisville

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


The Nanih Waiya High School Warriors and Lady Warriors could possibly be adding games against Louisville HIgh School either late in 2013 or early in 2014, but no dates have been confirmed … Read more