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Mrs. Billie Jean Young

Wednesday September 4, 2013

Funeral Service for Mrs. Billie Jean Young, 73, was held at Mt. Calvary M. B. Church, Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 2 pm. Officiating was Dr. Michael Taylor, Jr. She was buried … Read more

Cotton Gin Festival, car show set for Sept. 28

From staff reports

 

This year’s annual Cotton Gin Festival will feature the Cotton Gin Car Show on September 28 in the Noxapater Park between Louisville and Philadelphia.

The Noxapater Community Alliance welcomes everyone to attend a day of arts … Read more

News of the Past

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

100 Years Ago – September 19, 1913

LOUISVILLE: Dr. M. L. Montgomery has been appointed County Register, responsible for records … Read more

Volunteers gear up for BATTLE Luncheon

By Joseph McCain

The Winston County Journal

 

The annual Breast Cancer Awareness To Teach Ladies Early Detection (BATTLE) luncheon is counting down the days and adding up the volunteers.

The event which is set for Thursday, September 26 will … Read more

Louisville native wins Grand Haul Girl

Article courtesy of Chris Hannon of Real Media

 

Abby Hathorn has been selected to represent The Outlet Shops of Grand River as the Grand Haul Girl over the next four months. Abby is thrilled to be on board as … Read more

Louisville native serves as teacher intern

The W’s teacher intern from Starkville is Stacey Boatner.

The teacher internship (formerly referred to as student teaching) is the major phase of a developing cumulative series of academic and professional courses and laboratory experiences designed to prepare the prospective … Read more

ECCC Class being offered

Instruction in small engine repair, including the theory of operation, carboration, ignition systems, and internal engine components, is being offered at the ECCC Lab located at the Neshoba County Career-Technical Center.

Classes will be held on eight consecutive Thursdays beginning … Read more

Lady Warriors honored with champ rings

By Austin Bishop

The Winston county Journal

 

It was a moment they had waited for with anticipation.

After winning the MHSAA Class 1A Fast-Pitch Softball State Championship last spring, the Nanih Waiya Lady Warriors were presented with their rings … Read more

Local athletes take part in Glowing for Christ


Noxapater athletes head to the exchange with Nanih Waiya early Monday, Sept. 9 morning as their part of the crosses trek across the state.

From staff and press reports

 

Athletes from Winston Academy, Louisville High School, Noxapater and Nanih Waiya took park in the Mississippi Glowing for Christ event Sept. 8 and Sept. 9.

The Winston Academy and Louisville High School students carried … Read more

Concert set for September 21

Miller

A Gospel Benefit Concert will be held for Corey Miller on Saturday Sept. 21, 2013 at 3:30 p.m. Pleasant Grove U.M. Church.

The concert will feature local choirs and solo singers. Corey was injured in a car accident and is … Read more