Category: News

Ducks Unlimited to host annual fundraiser on Nov. 12

From press & staff reports

The Winston County Ducks Unlimited will host their annual banquet on Thursday, November 12 at Lake Tiak O’Khata starting at 6 p.m.

The banquet raises funds to help protect wetlands and habitats for wildlife across … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors – 10/28/15

Karen Allen of Earthworks spoke to the October meeting of the Winston Garden Club about attracting butterflies. She is seen here with member Carolyn Mills.
The Winston Garden Club is having a Soup Sale on November 2nd at the Winston County Courthouse from 11:00 to 1:00. Soup will be sold for $6.00 a bowl with a piece of cornbread on the side.

Carolyn Mills, provides a weekly view from the community.

Center Ridge UMC has hosted several events lately as opposed to just having a weekly worship service on Sunday mornings, two at 9:00 o’clock and two at 11:00 o’clock. On 5th … Read more

Drayer Physical Therapy Institute opens Outpatient Center in Louisville

HUMMELSTOWN, Pa. (Oct. 21, 2015) – Drayer Physical Therapy Institute has opened an outpatient center in Louisville, Miss., its 19th in that state.

Open weekdays, the center is at 110 N. Walmart Drive, Suite F, and can be reached at … Read more

Wicker, Bully, MSU volunteers join Walkers for the Golden Triangle Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Senator Roger Wicker will serve as the Honorary Champion at the Golden Triangle Walk to End Alzheimer’s in historic downtown Starkville, Saturday.

Senator Wicker will join volunteers and advocates from across seven counties, including Winston County, for the 2015 walk. … Read more

East Central set to visit Northwest in MACJC semifinals Saturday

From school reports

The East Central Community College Warriors converted three turnovers into 13 points en route to a 20-3 road win over the Pearl River Community College Wildcats Oct. 22 in Poplarville, and in the process earned their first … Read more

Halloween Candy- Brock’s Favorites

Saturday is Halloween! And then, the official Christmas season begins! I just love this time of year, don’t you all? What is better than good candy for Halloween? I like all the Halloween candy, but I like really good and … Read more

Prep basketball set to begin for Winston County schools

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Winston Academy girls and the Louisville High School boys and girls are set to take part in basketball jamborees this week, while WA will open its regular season with three games next week.… Read more

Letters to the editor – 10/28/15

Concerns over Initiative 42
Supporters of Initiative 42 want to transfer virtually all power of our educational system in the state of MS from the legislature to one of four chancery judges in Jackson, who is elected by only the … Read more

MSU ranked No. 25 after big SEC win

Mississippi State returned to the Associated Press Top 25 poll as the Bulldogs are ranked No. 25 following a 42-16 win over Kentucky on Saturday night.

State (6-2, 2-2 Southeastern Conference) received 103 points and is ranked for the third … Read more

Correction/Clarification – 10/28/15

In the October 14 edition of the Winston County Journal the article Winston Countian dies in accident in Leake County should have read:

Two die in crash on Mars Hill Road
Two victims of a two-vehicle crash died on either … Read more