Sports

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

No. 7-ranked ‘Cats take wet win over Columbus

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

It took only seconds for Demarcus Brooks to let the air out of Columbus’ upset hopes on Friday night, as the Louisville High School junior returned the opening kickoff 95 yards for … Read more

Lady Warriors honored with champ rings

By Austin Bishop

The Winston county Journal

 

It was a moment they had waited for with anticipation.

After winning the MHSAA Class 1A Fast-Pitch Softball State Championship last spring, the Nanih Waiya Lady Warriors were presented with their rings … Read more

Local athletes take part in Glowing for Christ


Noxapater athletes head to the exchange with Nanih Waiya early Monday, Sept. 9 morning as their part of the crosses trek across the state.

From staff and press reports

 

Athletes from Winston Academy, Louisville High School, Noxapater and Nanih Waiya took park in the Mississippi Glowing for Christ event Sept. 8 and Sept. 9.

The Winston Academy and Louisville High School students carried … Read more

Winston Academy falls to AAA Heritage 28-7

WA’s Logan Webb makes a break for the outside.

By Wendell Womack

 

The Winston Patriots had already gotten a dose of the Heritage Patriots earlier this season in the opening jamboree at Winston, where the Winston Patriots were out scored in the event. But last Friday night at … Read more

Division play closing in for Lady Tigers

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

Noxapater High School head slow-pitch softball coach Jodie Duran is hoping her team’s 6-4 win over Sebastopol Monday provides some momentum as the Lady Tigers creep closer to division play.

Noxapater has … Read more

East Mississippi takes 59-0 win over East Central

From special reports

 

East Central Community CollegeÅfs young and injury-plagued football squad was simply no match for nationally ranked East Mississippi Community College which scored early and often in posting an easy 59-0 victory over the Warriors Thursday, Sept. … Read more