Category: News

Assist at State Capitol

Photo (L-R): Rep. Joey Hood, Chandler Wells, Abigail Wells and Speaker Philip Gunn.

Abigail Leigh Wells and Chandler Wells of Noxapater recently served as pages for the Mississippi House of Representatives.  … Read more

Nanih Waiya baseball gets in four games before bad weather

Photos By Jason Dyess
Taylor Robinson (16) hits a two run single against Puckett

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

While most teams were completely stymied by last week’s inclement weather, the Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School played two games on Monday and two games on Tuesday in a pair of tournaments before … Read more

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Connie estes

Connie Estes, Registrar, Winston Guards, #2643, … Read more

Local MUW Interns


MUW TEACHER INTERNS—April Harris and Ray Sizemore from Winston County are Mississippi University for Women teacher interns. The teacher internship (formerly referred to as student teaching) is the major phase of a … Read more

Noxapater Tigers set to play three games this week

Noxapater pitcher, R.J. Pierce, blasts a pitch to home plate.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Noxapater baseball team headed into this week’s action with a 4-3 overall record.

The Tigers took a 5-4 win over Choctaw Central on Monday, but fell to Puckett 11-6 on … Read more

Assists at State Capitol

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Jamal Kelly of Louisville, (left), Orlando Bourrage of DeKalb, (center), and Brandon Hooks of DeKalb recently served as pages for the Mississippi Senate. Pages generally run errands for officials and Senate staff. … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 03/16/2016

Patterson letter makes prevalent point

Bully for Elmetra Patterson’s letter to editor in Journal’s March 1 issue. But I beg Elmetra to lighten up somewhat and try to see a suggestion with some humor in it, is not necessarily an … Read more

Honor the Union Soldiers as well as the Confederates

Submitted by Elmetra Patterson
The 1st Vice President of the State Conference NAACP and the President of the Winston County Branch NAACP, Charles Hampton, is very concerned about the climate of the state of MS for some of its … Read more

Home-Cooked Favorites: Easy from Brock

What exciting recipes I have for you this week, readers! Last week, I had dozens of comments on my easy cheesy chicken spaghetti recipe, and believe me, readers—it is the very best! What I have come to learn in the … Read more