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Republican Women

Republican women

Ouida Donald and Dean Watkins, representing Winston County Republican Women,  visited the veterans at the Winston County Nursing Home during Christmas and presented  a gift  to each one.  Presently there are five veterans at the Nursing Home and the Republican … Read more

News of the Past – 01/14/15 (2)

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

Congratulations to Giles Ward for being chosen as State Senate President Pro Tempore. Giles has already announced that he … Read more

LMSD uses grant to improve nutrition

From press reports

New equipment will make school meals healthier for students at Eiland Middle School and Nanih Waiya Attendance Center.

As part of a comprehensive effort to improve student health, Eiland Middle School and Nanih Waiya Attendance Center plan … Read more

Reviewing of bills begins

By District 35 Rep. Joey Hood

On January 6, 2015, the 130th Mississippi State Legislature kicked off the last session in the four-year term.

Despite cool temperatures, House members arrived at the Capitol with warm smiles and familiar handshakes as … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/14/15

THURSDAY, JAN. 8
Prep Basketball
East Webster Invitational (4 p.m. — Nanih Waiya girls vs. Choctaw County; 5:30 p.m. — Nanih Waiya boys vs. Choctaw County; 7 p.m. — East Webster girls vs. Ethel; 8:30 p.m. — East Webster boys … Read more

Boehner conservative choice for speaker

Rep. Gregg Harper, Third Congressional District

Last Tuesday, I was one of 216 of 246 House Republicans that elected John Boehner to serve as Speaker for the 114th Congress. Those 216 included some of the most conservative members we have … Read more

News of the Past – 01/14/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – January 15, 1915

LOUISVILLE: Dr. A. S. Kirk, who has been quite ill, is much … Read more