Category: News

Wildcats to face Cleveland in first round of 4A playoffs

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Louisville High School baseball team closed out its regular season with a region split of two games with Leake Central. The Wildcats lost on the road to the Gators 5-4 on Tuesday, before…

Wedding: Jenkins – Fulcher

Tommy and Nancy Jenkins of Louisville announce the engagement of their daughter, Kayla Caitlin Jenkins to Ruel Bruce Fulcher, Jr., son of Bruce and Beth Fulcher of Louisville. Kayla Jenkins is the granddaughter of Mary and Neal White of Louisville…

Nanih Waiya set to host Leake County in playoffs

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal A pair of wins over Noxapater gave the Warriors of Nanih Waiya the Region 5-1A Baseball title and the top seed in the upcoming MHSAA Class 1A State Baseball Playoffs. Nanih Waiya is set…

Kemper HOSA attends Leadership conference

The Health Occupations Students of America, or HOSA, at John C. Stennis Vocational Complex (Kemper County) is an established organization to enhance the learning of students at JCSVC who are interested in pursuing careers in the medical industry.

Tigers to open baseball playoffs against Sebastopol

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal After dropping a pair of games to arch-rival Nanih Waiya, the Tigers of Noxapater High School will look to get back on the winning side of things when they begin play in the MHSAA…

Child abuse preventation Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month Mississippi Department of Human Services Family & Children Services staff encourages everyone to “Help Fight Against Child Abuse and Neglect. All children deserve to have sweet dreams!”

Blue4MrsLou organization brings awareness and celebration

From staff reports A crowd gathered at Mt. Moriah Missionary Baptist Church in Louisville to fight cancer in honor of the life of Mrs. Lucile Harris Metts. The Blu4MrsLou Organization held its first annual Lou Walk on March 26 at…

Spectacular Star Trails photographed at Rainwater Observatory

From press release Here is a spectacular astrophotograph taken here at Rainwater Observatory in French Camp, Mississippi! The image was taken by Stephen Winkler of Tupelo, Mississippi and is a composite of 175- 30 second exposures revealing star trails with…

WCRCF scores well on ACA audit

From staff reports Winston Choctaw Regional Correctional Facility, (WCCRCF) in Winston County, received a near-perfect audit score on its recent re-accreditation audit with the American Correctional Association (ACA). The facility received a 100 percent on the 52 mandatory standards and…