Category: News

Sports Schedules – 01/27/2016

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 27
College Basketball
6 p.m. — Auburn at Ole Miss

THURSDAY, JAN. 28
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Hebron Christian at Kemper Academy
Junior College Basketball… Read more

Fried Chocolate Sugar Pies: Classics from Mom

This week is my mother’s fried chocolate sugar pie recipe, and I have it ready for you for the winter-time! Now you must realize that this is not a very easy recipe to prepare, and it took years to get … Read more

Grant writing workshop set  

From press reports

The Mississippi Arts Commission in Jackson will host a Grantwriting Workshop in Louisville at the Winston County Library.  The workshop will be held on Thursday, January 28th from 6:00 – 7:30pm in the library meeting room. Turry … Read more

Correction – 01/27/2016

In the NAACP MLK celebration a success article in the Jan. 20 edition it should have been noted, Luke Parkes, Chairman of the Board of Winston County Supervisors delivered the welcome on the Dr.  MLK,Jr. … Read more

Chamber of Commerce seeks several nominations

Submitted

The Partnership/ Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet will be held on March 3, 2016 at 6:00 pm at Lake Tiak-O’Khata. The Chamber of Commerce/Main Street is once again asking you to seriously consider nominations for Man and Woman of … Read more

ECCC Cheer Clinics offered beginning Jan. 31

Students interested in trying out for the 2016-2017 cheerleading squad at East Central Community College in Decatur are invited to participate in free stunt clinics beginning Jan. 31.… Read more

New director targets nutrition, health issues

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Sylvia Byrd is committed to improving the nutrition and health of low-resource households through her efforts as the new project director for the Mississippi State University Extension Service Office of Nutrition Education.… Read more

News of the Past – 01/27/2016

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

100 Years Ago –January 28, 1916

[ This edition was not available for review on microfilm .]

75 Years Ago Read more

East Mississippi Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation recognized

The local East Mississippi Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation was recently recognized for their achievements at the Mississippi NWTF Awards Banquet in Jackson by winning 6 awards.

Last year, the local chapter received 2 awards, including the North … Read more

The University of Mississippi Honor/Dean Rolls

The University of Missisippi recently released its Honor/Dean Rolls for the Fall Semester of 2015. Here is a list of local students who made the list. All the students are from Louisville. … Read more