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Healthfest

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Health Sciences Core Students Attend Healthfest
Health Sciences Core students at Winston-Louisville Career and Technology Center attended the Healthfest at ECCC on Thursday, October 22nd.  Students had the opportunity to tour all of the health programs offered at ECCC and … Read more

Noxapater drops tough overtime loss in playoff opener

Courtesy Jeff Parks

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Momentum shifts aren’t imaginary, and there was a big one just before halftime of Noxapater’s 21-20 loss to Stringer in the first round of the MHSAA Class 1A State Football Playoffs on Friday night … Read more

Concert choir

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The East Central Community College Concert Choir (pictured), along with the Newton County High School choir, will present Handel’s “Messiah” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, in Huff Auditorium on the Decatur campus. There is no charge for admission and … Read more

Nanih Waiya set to host Lumberton in second round of playoffs

Nanih Waiya In an earlier game in the season.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Daylon Burks is a name the Nanih Waiya Warriors will be hearing a lot this week as they prepare to host Lumberton High School (7-5) in the second round of the MHSAA Class 1A … Read more

Flag Donation

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Ouida Donald representing the Winston County Republican Women is … Read more

Birth – 11/18/15

Herbert Henry "Hub" McCain. 

Herbert Henry “Hub” McCain
Cynthia Hanna (Johnson) and Joseph Christopher McCain are pleased to announce the birth of their second son, Herbert Henry “Hub” McCain.

Hub was born at 6:10 p.m., Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at Anderson Regional Medical Center … Read more

WA students receive basket-making presentation

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From press and staff reports

Students in Mrs. Sanders 8th grade Mississippi History class at Winston Academy were given a presentation on pine needle basket weaving by Ms. Bessie Johnson of the Mississippi Arts Council.

Johnson is a native of … Read more

New Library employee welcomed

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The Winston County Library staff is proud to announce their newest member, Andrea McHenry, as the new Children’s Librarian.

Louisville native Andrea graduated from Nanih Waiya Attendance Center and went on to receive a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology with an … Read more

MDCC welcomes new public relations and sports information director

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From press reports

Mississippi Delta Community College is pleased to announce the hire of Jamie Scrivener as the new Public Relations and Sports Information Director.

She will be responsible for enhancing the college’s reputation through press releases and social media … Read more

Winston County residents can give boxes of hope

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Winston County families, churches and groups are not waiting until Thanksgiving Day to express gratitude. Instead, this week they are giving back by lovingly packing gifts of joy for children around the world living in extreme poverty or affected by … Read more