Monthly Archives: November 2012

Calendar of Events

Winston Academy Veterans Day Program Nov. 9 Winston Academy is having its annual Veterans Day Program. The Guest Speaker is Major Ringer from the Columbus Air Force Base. The program starts at 9:00 A.M. on Nov.9. All veterans are invited…

It’s Elementary by Brandy Blanton

We are off to a great start with our Box Tops! I have already submitted our first bundle of Box Tops. We submitted around 6,000 box tops for the first submission! Once the company receives our Box Tops, our school…

Remembering those who have served

From press reports Many Winston County men and women served during and just after WWII in the uniformed services of the United States. Most are well known as the Army, Army Air Corp (later to become the Air Force) marines,…

Health Science students learn first hand skills

From staff reports Health Science Technology students had several educational visits while learning about career pathways for emergency medical personnel. Health Science Technology students recently learned about the various career opportunities as they visited Winston Medical Center and East Central…

LES hosts Annual Reading Fair

Louisville Elementary School hosted the first round of the annual Reading Fair Wednesday, October 25, 2012. Approximately 100 students prepared storyboards portraying the selected books. Students at Louisville Elementary could compete in one of the five divisions offered by the…

Constitution celebrated locally with NW DAR

From staff reports All area schools recognized the importance of the Constitution and Constitution Week during is Sept.17-23 with school leaders signing a proclamation. The Nanih Waiya Chapter, DAR, helped arrange the signings and promoting the Constitution. Constitution Week’s goals…

Noxapater takes in county win; eyes road to championship

By Ruthie Robison The Winston County Journal The Noxapater Tigers defended their Cross Creek Rivalry trophy last Thursday night. The Tigers hosted county and division rival, the Nanih Waiya Warriors, in a much-anticipated battle. The previous week Noxapater had clinched…

News of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago – November 8, 1912 NOXAPATER: Mr. and Mrs. Claud Mitchell moved into their handsome new home in south town Tuesday. – Misses Carrie and Ruby Watkins of Mashulaville were guests of their sister, Mrs. F. M. Glenn,…