Category: News

Editorial roundup – 11/18/15

Paris slaughter demands solidarity

It is an insult to the wild kingdom to call the terrorists “animals” who killed at least 129 people and injured more than 350 in Paris Friday night. There is no species but man that would … Read more

Sports schedules – 11/18/15

THURSDAY, NOV. 19
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Louisville at Choctaw County
6 p.m. — French Camp at East Webster
6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Oak Hill Academy… Read more

Affordable Care Act Seminars At Library

The Winston County Library will host seminars in November, December and January to answer questions about the Affordable Care Act health insurance.  Dr. Yolanda Cook, of Health Help Mississippi located in Starkville, will be available to answer any questions… Read more

Memories of Our County – 11/18/15

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

In Trouble???
In our society today, we hear so much about our teenagers getting into trouble. There is no doubt that they do. I read the newspapers and I … Read more

Patriots face tough three-game hoops slate this week

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Winston Academy boys basketball team split a pair of games last week, losing to AAAA Pillow Academy 55-40 and rolling past Class A foe Central Academy 58-27. This week the WA boys and … Read more

EMCC’s Appeal of MACJC football ruling denied

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

SCOOBA — While East Mississippi Community College President Dr. Thomas Huebner says he believes according to the NJCAA’s own regulations his school’s football team should have been allowed to participate in the MACJC State … Read more

Louisville Wildcats take 10-point road win over Winona

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Louisville High School boys and girls basketball teams were looking to add some wins to their ledgers this week as the were each set to play a pair of contests.

LHS was scheduled … Read more

Obituaries – 11/18/15

William “Clyde” Mize
Macon, MS
William “Clyde” Mize, 68, passed away at this residence on Wednesday, November 11, 2015. A graveside service with military honors was held at Salem Cemetery in Macon, MS. on Monday, November 16, 2015 at 11:00 … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Curtis Lee Griffin

Mr. Curtis Lee Griffin, 71, died Monday, November 9, 2015, at LeConte Medical Center in Sevierville, TN. Funeral services were held at 10:00 A.M. on Saturday, November 14th, at Porter Funeral Home, with his son, Bro. John Curtis Griffin and … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Cora Gail Watkins

Louisville, MS

Mrs. Cora Gail Watkins, 66, died Monday, November 9, 2015, at her home in Louisville, MS. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Porter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.… Read more