Category: News

Blood drive set for May 24

Mississippi Blood Services (MBS) will be holding a community blood drive in Louisville on Tuesday, May 24, from 12 – 6 p.m. The MBS Donor Coach will at Walmart in Louisville. All donors will receive a T-shirt. Donors can now…

Sups vote to demolish Annex Building

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Winston County Board of Supervisors made the decision to proceed with steps towards demolition of the Winston County Courthouse Annex Building during its May 16 meeting held at the Winston County Courthouse.…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 05/11/2016

We now have a subscription service for our website. If you are a current print subscriber, please email us at bookkeeping@winstoncountyjournal.com with your name, email address and mailing address, and you can access this content as part of your print subscription. If…

Automotive Service

Receive Top Honors in ‘Automotive Service Technology’ Competition  These students received top honors in the “Automotive Service Technology” competition in the Mississippi SkillsUSA Championships for Region 3 held at East Central Community College in Decatur. Pictured are (from left) Christian…

Welding Fabrication

Receive Top Honors in ‘Welding Fabrication’ Competition These students at the Winston/Louisville Career-Technical Center received top honors in the “Welding Fabrication” competition in the Mississippi SkillsUSA Championships for Region 3 held at East Central Community College in Decatur. Pictured are…

News of the past

by C.J. Johnson 100 Years Ago – May 12, 1916 [This edition was not available for review on microfilm.] 75 Years Ago – May 9, 1941 NOXAPATER: Mr. and Mrs. Billie French and daughter Rebecca and Mr. and Mrs. Gale…

Walk-A-Weigh Program focuses on physical activity, healthy eating and chronic disease control and prevention

By TRACY GREGORY/FAMILY CONSUMER SCIENCE EXTENSION AGENT Walk-A-Weigh, an award-winning weight control program emphasizing the importance of physical activity and healthy eating will be offered by the Winston County Mississippi State University Extension Service. “The Dietary Guidelines emphasize that long-term…

Teams ‘on track’ at meet

Nanih Waiya, Noxapater, LHS athletes place State Track meet By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Nanih Waiya girls took ninth in the girls division in the MHSAA Class 1A State Track Meet held in Pearl last weekend, while the…

Noxapater falls to Ethel in third round of baseball playoffs

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The third time wasn’t a charm for Noxapater in the MHSAA Class 1A State Baseball Playoffs. After winning decisive game threes in their first-round series against Sebastopol and second-round series against Resurrection Catholic, the…