Month: March 2017

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 03/22/2017

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Lady Bulldogs advance to Sweet 16

How sweet it is. The Mississippi State women’s basketball team is headed back to the Sweet 16 after a 92-71 win over DePaul in a second-round game of the NCAA Tournament’s Oklahoma City Regional played before a national television audience…

Ole Miss Rebels reach NIT quarterfinals

From combined reports Sophomore Terence Davis scored 30 points including 6 of 7 from beyond the arch and junior Deandre Burnett added 19 as the Rebels took down No. 1 seeded Syracuse 85-80 to advance to the NIT quarterfinals Saturday.…

International children’s choir to perform in French Camp

Submitted by Mary Nell Coblentz His Little Feet International Children’s Choir is presenting at French Presbyterian Church on Wednesday, April 5 at 6 p.m. The choir presentation will be in church Sanctuary at 323 School Street in French Camp. The…

Calendar of Events

DARE Graduation to be held The DARE graduation will be held at 9 a.m., April 17 at the Louisville Elementary School. Ribbon cutting/ dedication April 28th at 10:00 for the Ribbon Cutting of the new hospital.   Get Checked, Be…

Winston Guard stay busy in March

Submitted The Winston Guards 2643 chapter of the United Daughters have had a busy March. On Monday March 6, member Susan Jones gave the program on Holt Collier an African-American who served in the Confederate Cavalry under General Nathan Bedford…

‘Cats set to play at Noxubee in region doubleheader

By Robbie Robertson Winston County Journal   The Louisville Wildcats got in a pair of games during the Spring break but couldn’t come out with a win. The Wildcats lost 12-7 to Bruce on Tuesday and then lost 3-2 to…

Patriots win 2 of 3, prep for district play

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal   Winston Academy won two of its three contests on the baseball diamond last week, earning an exciting victory last Thursday at Newton County Academy before splitting a pair of games Saturday at home.…

Lady Warriors drop pair in Spring Fling tourney

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal   Nanih Waiya squared off against a pair of big-school powerhouses and dropped two games last week in the Clarkdale Spring Fling Fast-Pitch Softball Tournament at Northeast Park in Meridian. The Lady Warriors fell…

Warriors keep rolling on diamond

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal Nanih Waiya just keeps finding ways to win baseball games. Last week in the Rush Invitational Baseball Tournament in Meridian, the Warriors scored on a passed ball in the seventh inning to knock off…