Category: News

ECCC teams, athletes take NJCAA, MACJC academic honors

From school reports

Several East Central Community College student-athletes and two sports teams have received state and national recognition for academic performance during the 2014-15 academic year on the Decatur campus.

In all, 20 student-athletes were recognized by the National … Read more

EFSP funds awarded to Faith Beyond Walls Christian Center

From press reports

Winston County Emergency Food and Shelter Program grant of $10,716.00 was awarded to Faith Beyond Walls Christian Center to administer. Funds will be used to assist those with emergencies who meet the guidelines for help with utilities, … Read more

Samuel E. and Lettie Long Hames/Haimes family reunion set

From press reports

The annual Samuel E. and Lettie Long Hames/Haimes family reunion is to be held on Saturday, August 1, 2015 in the recreation hall of Gum Branch Baptist Church. From Louisville take the highway 25 bypass toward Starkville, … Read more

Gregory Foods and TBHC Delivers partner to end hunger in Winston County

Gregory Foods to help local families in need by collecting non-perishable food donations for Unity Missionary Baptist Church
Gregory Foods and TBHC Delivers, the largest distributor of Hunt Brothers® Pizza, have partnered together along with the Unity Missionary Baptist Church … Read more

Roberts among three quarterbacks looking to start for EMCC

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

New East Mississippi Community College assistant football coach Clint Trickett is spending his summer preparing a trio of quarterbacks, at least one of which will get the opportunity to lead the two-time defending NJCAA … Read more

Son sparks Labs VBS

First United Methodist Church Vacation Bible School July 19th through July 23.

Come join the joint ministry of First United Methodist Church Vacation Bible School. All children in the community are invited to join in the FUN, art, drama, music, … Read more

Ole Miss season hoops tickets on sale

From combined reports

OXFORD — Season tickets for the inaugural season of the Pavilion at Ole Miss are now on sale, Ole Miss officials announced last week.

Season tickets for Ole Miss men’s basketball begin at just $250 for the … Read more

George Bell and Sallie Mayfield Cooper Family Reunion planned

From press reports

The annual George Bell and Sallie Mayfield Cooper family reunion is to be held on Saturday, July 25, 2015 in the recreation hall of Gum Branch Baptist Church. From Louisville take the highway 25 bypass toward Starkville, … Read more

Memories of our county – 07/08/15

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

The High cost of Living
A trip to the grocery story today will set you back a lot more than, back in the day.  I worked in the grocery … Read more