News

No. 1-ranked EMCC takes shutout win over Holmes CC

Late in the game, under tremendous pressure, Wyatt Roberts(17) throws for a touchdown.

By Austin Bishop
Special to The Journal

SCOOBA — With the offense playing below expectations, the East Mississippi Community College defense decided to take things in its own hands in the second half of the Lions’ 49-0 win over visiting … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 10/15/2014

To All who read the Paper:
I’m a citizen of Choctaw County that votes at every election. I have a story to tell that I think everyone should know. Here it is; I am 57 ears old and in jail … Read more

Sports Schedules – 10/15/2014

WED, OCT. 15
Junior College Soccer
2/4 p.m. — Northwest Miss. women/men at ECCC

THUR, OCT. 16
Prep Volleyball
6 p.m. — Water Valley at Choctaw County
Junior College Football… Read more

Utility deposit waived for domestic violence victims

Mississippians who are victims of domestic violence can now receive additional relief to help them flee from violent homes and dangerous situations.

A new Public Service Commission rule that requires utilities to postpone collecting initial deposits for 60 days for … Read more

Calendar of Events – 10/15/2014

Tree sale
The Winston County Soil and Water Conservation District is currently having their annual tree sale. Contact the Soil and Water office at 662-773-2207 ext. 3 for more information or go by and pick up an order form.

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MHSAA 1A State Softball Playoffs to begin this week

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Weather permitting, both Nanih Waiya and Noxapater opened the MHSAA Class 1A State Slow-Pitch Softball Playoffs on Tuesday.

The Lady Warriors, who won the region, were set to play host to Pelahatchie in … Read more

Memories of our County – 10/15/2014

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

Weather   
The weather is always a good subject. It’s always changing. Today, I look out my window as I write and I can see the different colors in the … Read more