Monthly Archives: November 2013

ECCC hosts Junior High Basketball Tourney Nov. 23

From press reports   Several area junior high school basketball teams will have an opportunity to showcase their talents by participating in tournament competition scheduled Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013, at East Central Community College in Decatur. The double-elimination event will…

Crash in claims life of Winston resident

A fatal crash occurred on Hwy. 15 North at the Natchez Trace in Webster County Monday afternoon around 3 PM. A 99 Chevrolet gold Suburban driven by 81 year old Clifford Thomas Jr. of Louisville pulled off of the Natchez…

More Thanksgiving Recipes: Brock’s Picks

Thanksgiving is almost here! In the next few columns, we will concentrate on just simple and southern Thanksgiving favorites—some new and some classic favorites! This week I have for you a superb peanut butter chess pie, my easy creamy cream…

Lady Tigers tip off season with big win

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   The Noxapater High School girls basketball team will have a little time to savor its first win of the season. After beating traditional MHSAA Class 1A power McAdams 62-58 last Tuesday, the…

Warden reports positive ACA audit

From staff reports   The Winston Choctaw County Regional Correctional Facility recently received a review and positive report from an American Correctional Association (ACA) audit. New Warden Neal Higgason reported to the Winston County Board of Supervisors the positive audit…

Nanih Waiya eliminated from MHSAA Playoffs

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   Injuries have played a big role in Nanih Waiya’s football season, so there was no reason for that to change on Friday night. Beginning with a season-ending neck injury to starting tailback…

Birth – McQueary

Lanna Layne Ingle McQueary November 4, 2013 Michael and Codi McQueary would like to announce the birth of their daughter, Lanna Layne Ingle McQueary. Lanna was born at St. Dominic Hospital, November 4, 2013 at 5:15 P.M. . She weighed…

Brooks runs wild in big Louisville win

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   M.C. Miller has seen a lot of things in his Illustrious coaching career, but Louisville junior running back Demarcus Brooks provided him with a first during the Wildcats 56-27 MHSAA Class 3A…

Check it out

Check It Out At The Winston County Library! NOVEMBER 2013 The following FICTION BOOKS are now available for checkout at the library: Mary Kay Andrews – Christmas Bliss Robyn Carr – The Hero Ted Dekker – Outlaw Wilbur Smith –…