Monthly Archives: April 2013

Coach points toward Lady Wildcats’ improvement

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal Louisville High School fast-pitch softball coach Chad Gipson said the future is bright for the Lady Wildcats. “I really thought the girls improved throughout the year in every aspect,” Gipson said. “Our pitching…

Wildcats close seasons with pair of losses

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal The Louisville High School baseball season came to a close last week with a pair of losses to Neshoba County foes. The Wildcats dropped a tight 6-4 decision to Philadelphia on Tuesday, before…

Pitch, Hit contest set for April 27

The Winston County Youth Association is proud to announce that it will be hosting the local Pitch Hit and Run competition on Saturday, April 27 at 9AM. This competition is open to all competitors ages 7-12, boys and girls, and…

Noxapater baseball closes out 2013 season

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal The last three games of the season definitely provided an up-and-down ride for the Noxapater High School baseball team. The Tigers dropped a 16-1 road decision to Ethel on Tuesday, then handily defeated…

ECCC announces Women’s Basketball Signees

New members of the 2013-14 East Central Community College women’s basketball team were recognized during a scholarship signing ceremony held Wednesday, April 10 in the Brackeen-Wood Physical Education Building on the Decatur campus. Joining the Lady Warriors are Keoceania Yarborough,…

Nanih Waiya begins softball playoffs this week

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal The Nanih Waiya softball team began this week in a holding pattern as the Lady Warriors waited to see who they would play in the MHSAA Class 1A State Fast-Pitch Softball Playoffs and…

Extra week could help Warriors get healthy

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal After a week that saw three starters sidelined with a stomach virus, Nanih Waiya head baseball coach Tyler Rogers is hoping a first-round bye in the playoffs will help his team regain its…

Youth Fishing Rodeo May 4

From staff reports The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) Fisheries Bureau and Legion State Park are hosting a youth fishing rodeo on Saturday, May 4, 2013. The fishing rodeo is open to youth ages 4 to 12…