Month: January 2014

Summer program targets rural medical scholars

Health & Wellness Section 2014 MISSISSIPPI STATE – Mississippi high school juniors considering medical careers in their home state have the opportunity to take part in an intense and enlightening summer program at Mississippi State University. The five-week Rural Medical…

Specialists offer keys to caregiving success

Health & Wellness Section 2014 By Linda Breazeale MSU Ag Communications   MISSISSIPPI STATE — Caregivers cannot neglect themselves without hurting the quality of service they give those who need them. Bonnie Carew, assistant Extension professor in food science, nutrition…

Noxapater continues league play this week

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   The Lady Tigers of Noxapater High School were looking to get back on the winning track when they played a pair of key region contests this week. The Lady Tigers, who lost…

Louisville basketball teams suffer setbacks

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   The Louisville HIgh School Lady Wildcats head into this week looking to bounce back from a surprising We now have a subscription service for our website. If you are a current print…

Traipsin’ Round Town

Lynn Cunningham Provides a view from the community. Cold temps have plagued us down here in the Southland for weeks now but we must admit it’s that time of year—hog killin’ time. Burst pipes

BSF in Louisville

Eleven individuals completed the Building Strong Families Career Classes this week at East Central Community College – Louisville.  Winston County Marriage Educator Barbara Culberson and

Winston Countians celebrate MLK’s life

From staff reports   The Winston County Branch NAACP sponsored the Annual Celebration of Dr. King’s Birthday with a parade followed by a program at Still Valley M.B. Church. Following the parade, Jackson State University professor, C. Leigh McInnis, spoke…

Civil Air Patrol holds first ever cadet conference in Winston County

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal   The first annual Mississippi Civil Air Patrol Cadet Conference came to Winston County January 18 through January 20. The event was the brainchild of the new Mississippi Civil Air Patrol commander Colonel…