Category: News

Gregory elected as President for the Mississippi Coroner/M.E. Association

Gov. Bryant with Gregory

FROM PRESS REPORTS

Winston County Coroner Scott Gregory, currently serving as in his third term as Coroner of Winston County, MS was unanimously elected as President of the Mississippi Coroner/Medical Examiners Association by the members of the MS Coroner/M.E. Association … Read more

Noxapater has strong showing in 7-on-7 event

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Noxapater High School’s 7-on-7 summer football season came to an end in a big way as the Tigers recently went undefeated in a tournament in Decatur, taking wins over Quitman, Newton County, Union, and … Read more

Check it out – 07/15/15

Check It Out At The Winston County Library!
JULY 2015

The following FICTION BOOKS are now available for checkout at the library:
Brad Meltzer – The President’s Shadow… Read more

Sports Schedules – 07/15/15

FRIDAY, AUG. 21
Prep Football
7 p.m. — New Hope at Louisville
7 p.m. — Union at Nanih Waiya
7 p.m. — Winona Christian at French Camp… Read more

Letters to the Editor – 07/15/15

Garrigues Rd. Photo provided by E.L. Miles

Symbolism: To change or not to change

What is Symbolism? Symbolism is an object, image and/or (but not limited to) words that convey meaning or emotion.

Because every person is different, a given symbol may well (and often does) mean … Read more

Should I be screened for prostate cancer?

The prostate gland is a gland that secretes certain types of fluids in men. It is located at the base of the urinary bladder and as a man gets older there is an increased rate cancer development in the gland. … Read more

Memories of our county – 07/15/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.

Homemade Ice-cream
Have you ever made ice cream at home? I don’t mean in the freezer or in an electric ice cream maker.

I mean by hand in a … Read more

Jones, Ball take All-State honors for NW

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Two Nanih Waiya athletes were recently honored by being selected to the Mississippi Association of Coaches All-State baseball team for MHSAA Class 1A.

Senior Peyton Jones and Junior Wyatt Ball were both named to … Read more

News of the Past – 07/15/15

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

100 Years Ago – July 16, 1915

LOUISVILLE: Misses Mary Kate Gully and Paula Hight are visiting Mrs. Clarence … Read more

Young Patriots continuing to learn under Junior Graham

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Everywhere first-year Winston Academy head football coach Junior Graham looks around the weight room and practice field he sees youth.

“We are definitely going to be young,” said Graham, who took over the WA … Read more