Sports

WA Patriots roll over Mavericks

By Wendell Womack

 

The Winton Patriots gave the Manchester Mavericks a dose of the same medicine they have received this year— a shutout!!

Although the game lasted a full 4 quarters, it took only a quarter and a half … Read more

Smith totes load in big NW win over Sebastopol

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

Veteran Nanih Waiya head football coach Tate Hanna knew going into his team’s 42-25 win over Sebastopol last Friday night, that possessing the football was going to be important for his Warriors.… Read more

Winston County trio chosen for all-star football games

LHS's Wyatt Roberts and Jeremy Sangster have been chosen to play in the Mississippi - Alabama All Star Classic game.  The game is December 14, 2013 in Montgomery, Al.

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County

 

Three standout football players from Winston County have been chosen to play in a pair of prestigious high school all-star football games in December.

Quarterback Wyatt Roberts and linebacker Jeremy Sangster of Louisville … Read more

Noxapater takes two from East Oktibbeha

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

The Noxapater Lady Tigers closed out their regular season last week with a double-header sweep of East Oktibbeha and a home loss to Louisville.

Noxapater, which finished second in the region, was … Read more

Winston County native heading SEC communication office

A 1999 Mississippi State communication graduate is the new communications director for the Southeastern Conference.

Charles D. “Chuck” Dunlap’s promotion was announced Thursday [Oct. 10] by conference commissioner Mike Slive. Dunlap begins his new duties immediately, Slive added.

Associate director … Read more

Lady Warriors ready to make deep run into 1A playoffs

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

After a slow start the Nanih Waiya Lady Warriors, under the direction of first-year head coach Courtnee Graham, put together a solid season and went 11-5 in the regular season, excluding tournaments … Read more

Wildcats host Aberdeen in Region 4-3A showdown

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

The Louisville High School Wildcats aren’t hiding from anybody these days.

Most educated prep football observors recognize LHS as the team to beat in MHSAA Class 3A this season and the Wildcats … Read more

Warriors getting ready to take care of business on Friday

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

The Nanih Waiya football team may want to consider adopting Bachman Turner Overdrive’s 1970s rock classic “Takin’ Care of Business” as their theme song for the rest of the season.

That’s certainly … Read more

Patriots lose to Rebels 42-25

By Wendell Womack

 

If one would want to blame the recent Winston loss on one player, then it should be Nathan Cothern!!

The junior running back from Tri County in Flora rushed for 310 yards and scored on touchdown … Read more