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Winston County Emergency Management Director Buddy King with Mississippi Senate President Pro Tem Giles Ward … Read more

90 years

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Ethel Thames celebrated her 90th birthday November 14 at Lake Tiak-O’Khata.… Read more

Louisville’s 2015 football season ends in heartbreaking fashion

Courtesy Jeff Parks

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Sometimes, it just comes down to a couple big plays.

The visiting Greenwood High School Bulldogs were pinned deep in their own territory for most of the night during their 13-12 win over Louisville … Read more

I expect compassion and courage from my state


When did Mississippians stop doing what was the right and stop helping others because of fear?

I expected Alabama and some Northern states to say Syrian Refugees are not welcome, but for my state of Mississippi- the hospitality state- to … Read more


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Health Sciences Core Students Attend Healthfest
Health Sciences Core students at Winston-Louisville Career and Technology Center attended the Healthfest at ECCC on Thursday, October 22nd.  Students had the opportunity to tour all of the health programs offered at ECCC and … Read more

Noxapater drops tough overtime loss in playoff opener

Courtesy Jeff Parks

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Momentum shifts aren’t imaginary, and there was a big one just before halftime of Noxapater’s 21-20 loss to Stringer in the first round of the MHSAA Class 1A State Football Playoffs on Friday night … Read more

Concert choir

ECCC Concert Choir 7020

The East Central Community College Concert Choir (pictured), along with the Newton County High School choir, will present Handel’s “Messiah” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, in Huff Auditorium on the Decatur campus. There is no charge for admission and … Read more

Nanih Waiya set to host Lumberton in second round of playoffs

Nanih Waiya In an earlier game in the season.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Daylon Burks is a name the Nanih Waiya Warriors will be hearing a lot this week as they prepare to host Lumberton High School (7-5) in the second round of the MHSAA Class 1A … Read more

Flag Donation


Ouida Donald representing the Winston County Republican Women is … Read more

Birth – 11/18/15

Herbert Henry "Hub" McCain. 

Herbert Henry “Hub” McCain
Cynthia Hanna (Johnson) and Joseph Christopher McCain are pleased to announce the birth of their second son, Herbert Henry “Hub” McCain.

Hub was born at 6:10 p.m., Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at Anderson Regional Medical Center … Read more