Category: News

LHS baseball, softball teams have successful weeks

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Wildcats of Louisville High School were riding a four-game winning streak headed into this week’s play. LHS was set to visit West Lauderdale on Tuesday, before hosting Kosciusko on Thursday and Choctaw…

USDA helps to restore and manage longleaf pine forests

The United States Department of Agriculture / Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS),  has funding available to aid forest managers working to restore Longleaf Pine ecosystems on private lands in Mississippi.  Longleaf pine forestsnearly vanished, but a coordinated conservation effort led…

WA Honor Roll

Winston Academy Honor Roll 4th Six Weeks 1st Grade Good Conduct: Sydnee Addkison, Layla Cefalu, Sally Ann Harris, Graison McDill, Ryle Mills, Bella White, Kayla Blanton, Anniston Cummins, Katelyn Easley, Rhylan Eaves, Sydney Kate Gilmer, James Haven Joiner, Jordan Miller…

Update on actions in the House from Rep. Joey Hood of District 35

The majority of House committees met and worked diligently toward the end of last week and up until Tuesday of this week. By Tuesday, deadline day to move all general bills received from the Senate out of committee and onto…

In the mood for vegetables: Brock’s recipes

I have found that many people who call me or e-mail me have missed my fresh and almost fresh vegetable recipes, and you definitely do not want to miss my recipes that I have for vegetables that my family prepares…

Letters to the Editor – 03/30/2016

Dear Community Member, The Chamber of Commerce, Winston Strong, the City of Louisville, the City of Noxapater, and the Winston County Board of Supervisors announce the launch of the 2016 Great American Cleanup, Keep Winston Beautiful. Entering its 18th year,…

Junior Graham steps down as Winston coach/AD

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Stability is important to Junior Graham. That’s why it was such a surprise to some when the veteran high school head football coach left Winston Academy after just one season to take over at…

Weather pattern excellent for vegetables

By David Nagel Extension Horticulture Specialist The pattern of a few days of sunshine followed by a rain event followed by sun followed by rain is annoying to gardeners, but is good for the plants in the garden. Low temperatures…

Calendar of Events – 03/30/2016

La Leche League meeting 4th Sat. each month La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of each month from 1-2 p.m. at the County Extension Building. La Leche League offers mother-to-mother support,

Rep. Evans update: Senate measures considered by House

 By Rep. Michael Ted Evans, Dist. 45 We finished with the committee deadline of Senate bills moving through the House committees and are now considering those Senate bills in floor debate.  As you may have heard, actions in the House…