Month: August 2016

REPM to honor law enforcement officers 

From staff reports The Retired Education Personnel of Winston County will once again honor former students of the county who are now serving as elected law enforcement officials during its upcoming Sept. 1 meeting at 1 p.m. in Louisville City…

Calendar of Events

Revival Hopewell United Methodist Church Revival will be held on Sunday, August 28th at 6 p.m. and Monday, August 29 through Wednesday, August 31st at 7 p.m. nightly. The guest speaker will be Rev. Rochell Ashford Minor from Liberty United…

Wildcats fall short to New Hope despite last touchdown

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal M.C. Miller and his coaching staff didn’t have to ponder long on what they would be working on this week following Louisville High School’s 27-26 loss to New Hope last week. “We just made…

Missed opportunities hurt NW Warriors in season opener

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal To say a football game was closer than the final score indicates is without a doubt cliché. But sometimes, it’s just the truth. It was certainly the case for the Nanih Waiya football team…

Noxapater ready to reboot after season opener

By Robbie Robertson The Winston County Journal After a late-night downpour on Thursday night, the football field at Noxapater was saturated. Then came another rain late Friday afternoon and water was standing on the field. The rain, along with starting…

Patriots lose opener on the road

Submitted by Wendell Womack The Winston Patriots opened the 2015 and the 2016 football seasons against the 4A Lamar Raiders from Meridian with the same results, and almost the exact same scores. The 2015 opener saw the Patriots fall 44-7,…

Early Fall Recipes: From Brock & Mrs. Kay

We will be headed into fall soon, so I have decided to provide you some recipes that you can file away to have for the beginning of fall—or you may want to try them out now! They are so good!…

Winston Legals

IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WINSTON COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI IN THE MATTER OF THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF MASON CARAWAY, DECEASED CAUSE NO. 2016-0158 NOTICE TO CREDITORS Letters Testamentary having been granted on the 1st day of August, 2016, by…

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 – August 18, 1916 LOUISVILLE: Mrs. D. C. Lovelace and babe of Mobile arrived this week and…

Local and Former Obama Presidential Appointee joins Hillary Clinton Presidential Campaign to help Democrats win in November 

From press reports Shuwaski Young, a Noxapater native, recently accepted a position with the Hillary for America Presidential Campaign. In this position, Young will lead an online program to register 3 million voters by Election Day and then lend his…