Month: October 2016

Five shine for Nanih Waiya cross-country in Meridian meet

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal   A quintet of participants from Nanih Waiya turned in solid performances last week in the Queen City Championships invitational cross-country meet hosted by Meridian High School. The meet was held at the Okatibbee…

4th Annual Nanih Waiya Fall Festival a success

From staff reports The Friends of Nanih Waiya Community Park celebrated their 4th Annual Nanih Waiya Fall Festival this month. This year’s festival shaped up to be the biggest event yet. There were many vendors selling items, great food, a…

Wildcats looking to lock down second place in Region 4-4A

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal   The Louisville Wildcats go into Friday night’s home game against Kosciusko knowing one thing for sure. They must win to have a chance at being the No. 2 seed coming out of Region…

East Central Football falls to No. 5 Northwest in Non-Division Action

East Central Community College’s fourth quarter comeback fell short as the Warriors lost a tough 20-14 football game to No. 5 nationally ranked and defending national champion Northwest Mississippi Community College Thursday, Oct. 20, in Senatobia. The Warriors trailed 20-0…

MSU Extension’s Gregory speaks to Rotary

Tracy Gregory of the Mississippi State Office Extension Office outlined to the Rotary Club of Louisville the role the Extension office plays in each county. “The Smith-Lever Act, signed on May 8, 1914, established the Cooperative Extension Service, which is…

Extension office hosts breast cancer luncheon

The Mississippi State University Winston County Extension Office recently hosted a Pink Out Breast Cancer Awareness Luncheon at Lake Tiak O’Khata. Tracy Gregory of the MSU-Winston Extension services welcomed all attendees to the luncheon. Prayer was given by Rev. Joe…

An early start on Thanksgiving: Brock’s Favorites

Thanksgiving is almost here! The next few weeks, we will concentrate on just simple and southern Thanksgiving favorites—some new and some classic favorites! This week I have for you a super English pea casserole, a cheesy company potato casserole and…

Letters to the editor

Ideology and party loyalty I have plenty of specifics for the baseless rhetoric comment. I was waiting for more specifics the “baseless rhetoric” that were given. I didn’t hear any. All I heard were the same old fox, Limbaugh, Hannity,…