Category: Sports

LHS Lady ‘Cats capture Winston County Classic

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Wildcats of Louisville High School opened first-year head coach Kylie Ming’s fast-pitch softball career in fine fashion with wins over county rivals Noxapater and Nanih Waiya in the Winston County Classic played … Read more

Let’s Be Neighbors – 03/04/2015

Carolyn Mills, provides a weekly view from the community.

Recently Rev. Owen Gordon, Jr and wife Marie hosted Pan Handle Quilting Ladies at a quilting held in their lovely retirement home on Fentress/Pan Handle Road. The following; quilters and … Read more

Sports Schedules – 03/04/2015

WED, MARCH 4
Prep Basketball
(At Jackson State University)
9:00 AM — BOYS (Game 3B) — Class 1A quarterfinals: Ashland vs. Durant
10:30 AM — BOYS (Game 4B) — Class 1A quarterfinals: Shaw vs. Pelahatchie
12:00 PM — BOYS (Game … Read more

Young but experienced Tigers look for success in 2015

By Ryan Satcher
Winston County Journal

The Noxapater baseball team will rely on a roster full of sophomores this year but have gained a lot of experience over the past couple of seasons.

“We have a lot of tenth-graders that … Read more

ECCC Squads Prepare for Region 23 Basketball Tourney

East Central Community College basketball squads have qualified to compete in the NJCAA Region 23 Tournament scheduled March 4-7, 2015, at Mississippi College in Clinton.

The East Central men quailed for the single elimination event as the number seven seed … Read more

Noxapater baseball splits two games to open season

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Noxapater Tigers opened the 2015 baseball season by splitting a pair of games in its own Noxapater Classic last weekend.

The Tigers dropped a 9-2 decision to Philadelphia but then posted a solid … Read more

Nanih Waiya opens season with two wins in Noxapater Classic

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The season got off to a good start for the Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School on Saturday as they defeated Philadelphia 7-3 and Newton 12-0 in the Noxapater Classic.

Nanih Waiya was set … Read more

ECCC cheerleaders

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ECCC Sophomore Cheerleaders Honored
These sophomore cheerleaders at East Central Community College received special recognition during the season-ending basketball games held Monday, Feb. 16 in the Brackeen-Wood Physical Education Building on the Decatur campus. Honorees and their respective high schools … Read more

EC sophomore

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EC Sophomore Lady Warriors Honored
These members of the 2014-15 East Central Community College women’s basketball team were honored during “Sophomore Appreciation Night” held Monday, Feb. 16 in the Brackeen-Wood Physical Education Building on the Decatur campus. Picture are … Read more

WA girls finish fourth in AA Tournament

Darby Nowell (4) takes a shot from long-range.

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Lady Patriots of Winston Academy closed out a strong season by finishing fourth in the MAIS AA State Girls Basketball Tournament.

WA reached the semifinals by knocking off Adams County Christian School … Read more