Sports

Nanih Waiya Warriors looking for spark

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   Tate Hanna is admittedly a little baffled. The veteran Nanih Waiya head football coach says his Warriors just aren’t playing with the desire and determination he has become accustomed to from his…

Lady Tigers set for key district contest

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal   The Lady Tigers of Noxapater High School can clinch a spot in the MHSAA Class 1A Slow-Pitch State Playoffs with a win at West Lowndes on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. Noxapater dropped a…

Noxapater Tigers ready for timely week off

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   With four consecutives wins under their belts and a big Region 3-1A showdown with Pelahatchie on the horizon in two weeks, Noxapater head football coach Justin Hunter welcomes this week’s open date.…

Starkville defeats Winston 14-0

By Wendell Womack   After the Winston Patriots were victorious in their own Homecoming game last week, they fell prey to the Starkville Volunteers at their Homecoming by at score of 14-0. Both teams slugged it out during the first…

Thames named to ECCC Athletic Hall of Fame

  Marcus Thames is the only former East Central Community College baseball player to experience a 15-year career in Major League Baseball. Not only did he “experience” a long career, his first at-bat resulted in a home run and he…

Patriots celebrate 14-0 homecoming victory

By Wendell Womack   Homecoming Queen Ashley Bane and her court brought beauty, elegance, and charm to the crowd at the newly renovated Winston gymnasium last Friday night. Meanwhile, out on Patriot Field under stormy skies on a rain soaked…

Lady Wildcats take district win

By Austin Bishop The Louisville High School slow-pitch softball team evened its district record at 1-1 with a 7-1 home win over visiting Mooreville last Thursday. The Lady Wildcats have two district games left — against Nettleton at home on…