News

LHS Beta Club members competing at state convention

Students talk to parents and family about the competitions they are looking forward to st the state Beta Convention.

From staff reports

Louisville High School Beta Club members missed out on a five-day weekend; instead on Monday Feb. 16 rather than being out of school 25 LHS students were headed to compete at the State Beta Club Convention Feb. … Read more

Warner announces candidacy for District 35 House Seat

Warner

From press reports

Patrick Warner of Louisville publically declared his candidacy for the Mississippi House of Representatives District 35 seat this week, which serves Attala, Choctaw, Webster, and Winston Counties.

Warner, who has been a career firefighter for eight years, … Read more

Workshop

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Winston County Educators Attend ECCC Workshop

These area educators recently attended the annual High School Counselors’ Workshop at East Central Community College in Decatur, where they were provided information on academic transfer, career-technical and healthcare programs, ACT testing, financial aid, … Read more

Assists at Capitol

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Mary Cannon Yarbrough, (left), of Louisville recently served as a page for the Mississippi Senate. Pages generally run errands for officials and Senate staff. Mary Cannon is pictured with Lt. Governor Tate Reeves and Senator Gary Jackson who sponsored her … Read more

Pet of the Week – 2/18/2015

Pet of the Week

This is Hilton, who we believe is a shepherd/lab mix.  He is neutered, and his adoption fee is $20.  Hilton is great around the dogs that are in the shelter.  To see more pictures of Hilton and the other animals … Read more

News of the Past – 2/18/2015

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

100 Years Ago – February 19, 1915

MARRIAGES: Mr. Floyd Clark and Miss Gertrude Hudson were married at the … Read more

EMCC schedules football tryouts for Feb. 25

.From School reports

SCOOBA – Three-time NJCAA Champion East Mississippi Community College will conduct open football tryouts for high school seniors on Wednesday, Feb. 25 on the Scooba campus.

Special teams registration for kickers, punters and snappers will begin at … Read more