News

Louisville Community Blood Drive at Walmart

From press reports

Mississippi Blood Services will be holding a community blood drive in Louisville on Sunday, January 4, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The MBS Donor Coach will be at the Walmart in Louisville. All donors will receive … Read more

Lady Warriors pick up three wins in recent games

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya girls’ basketball team won all three games they played last week. They moved to 9-5 overall and 1-0 in district play.

Kenley McMullan scored 11 points and Ashley Thames tossed in … Read more

News of the Past – 12/24/14

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

100 Years Ago – December 25, 1914
(This edition was not available to review.)

75 Years Ago – December Read more

Calendar of Events – 12/24/14

Winston County Library to host movies
The Winston County Library will be hosting movies for children of all ages. Movie times are as follows: December 29 from 9:30 a.m.- 11:30 a.m., December 30 from 3:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m., and December … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 12/24/14

What Happens In African American Communities Matter!

“Injustice Anywhere, Is a Threat to Justice Everywhere” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

If ever there is to be a faithful progression of trust in our communities, there must first be some … Read more

Winston County Honor Roll – 3rd Six Seeks 2014-2015

Winston Academy HONOR ROLL 3RD SIX WEEKS 2014-2015
1ST GRADE
GOOD CONDUCT             HONOR ROLL
BROOKS ADCOCK               BROOKS ADCOCK
CAYSEN ALLEN                   MAGGIE BURNS
MAGGIE BURNS                  GARRETT CROSS
GARRETT CROSS                ELI GOFORTH… Read more

Short supplies, high demand boost cattle profits

By Linda Breazeale
MSU Ag Communications

MISSISSIPPI STATE — Mississippi’s beef cattle producers just experienced the best year in history, and 2015 looks equally promising.

Mississippi State University Extension Service agricultural economist John Michael Riley said droughts in cattle-producing states, … Read more

Thinking about the meaning of Christmas

By Wyatt Emmerich

Every Christmas I manage to find a perfect moment when time stands still and the beauty and purpose of life comes shining through with clarity and calm.

That Sunday morning, Covenant Presbyterian featured two of my favorite … Read more

Obituaries – 12/24/14

Mrs. Irene Biddle
December 15, 2014
Funeral services for Mrs. Irene Biddle, 92, were held at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman on Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 2 p.m. Rev. Shelby Hazzard officiated. Burial at Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery near … Read more