Month: March 2017

Designation of Winston County to receive FSA Disaster Loan Applications

“Emergency loans for farmers, ranchers, and operators are available through the Oktibbeha County Office of the Farm Service Agency,” Douglas E. Naron, FSA Farm Loan Manager, said today. According to Mr. Naron, this authority is pursuant to Acting Deputy Secretary…

Winston Patriots run early-season mark to 4-1

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal Winston Academy picked up two more victories on the baseball diamond last week, as the Patriots rebounded from their first loss with a pair of rout-shortened wins. Winston’s contest last Tuesday at Eupora was…

Nox Lady Tigers drop two matches

By Robbie Robertson The Winston County Journal It was a rough week for the Noxapater softball team as they lost a pair of contests, falling 21-7 to Class 6A Starkville and 11-3 to Ethel. Noxapater was scheduled to return to…

Noxapater Tigers 2 and 2 on season

By Robbie Robertson The Winston County Journal After opening the season with a pair of wins, the Noxapater Tigers dropped a pair last week to even their record at 2-2 on the season, losing 13-1 to Ethel and 10-3 to…

Lady Warriors drop 3-of-4 against big competition

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal Nanih Waiya’s softball team faced some stiff — and big-school — competition last week on the diamond, and lost three of four contests. After opening the week with a 10-0 loss to Class 4A…

Nanih Waiya Warriors win four, run mark to 6-0

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal The first couple weeks of the 2017 baseball season have been fun ones for Nanih Waiya. Last week, the Warriors rolled up four victories to run their record to 6-0, including a pair of…

Louisville Lady Wildcats fall in tightly contested games

By Robbie Robertson The Winston County Journal The Louisville Lady Wildcats lost a pair of 4-1 games last week, falling to Amory and Choctaw County in tightly contested games. The Lady Wildcats, now 1-3 on the season, were scheduled to…

Louisville Wildcats drop a pair of games

By Robbie Robertson The Winston County Journal The Louisville Wildcats lost two games this past week, dropping a pair of run-rule decisions in an 18-8 to Neshoba Central and a 17-3 loss to Choctaw County. The Wildcats were scheduled to…

Jail Docket

Alonzo Cooper, BM, 09/02/1984; No Driver License, resisting arrest, and disorderly conduct- failure to comply with police officer on 02/25/2017, Officer Joel Triplett, Winston County Sheriff Dept. Terry J. Carter, WM, 05/25/1963; Family disturbance, resisting arrest, and disorderly conduct on…