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Estes Lodge #63A holds 23rd Annual Chambliss Nunn Scholarship Banquet

Pictured above are members of Estes Lodge #63A
From left to right is Matt Cooper, Dwain McHenry, Gale Triplett, Marion Jordan, J.L. Triplett, Stanley Mitchell, Larry Foster.
Second Row: Jerry Smith, Willie Matthews, Roderick Holmes, Joel Triplett, Craig Green, George Love.
Third Row: Willie Edmond, A.D. Triplett, Thomas Coleman, Robert Finch, Vernon Eichelberger, Billy Houston, Willie Haynes, LeMar Taylor, Delphia McQueen, Michael Hawthorne.

Submitted by Dwain McHenry

Estes Lodge #63A held their 23rd annual Chambliss Nunn Scholarship Banquet at Lake Tiak O’ Khata’s Honey Suckle Hall on Saturday, December 12, 2015 at 7 :00 P.M. Lodge members and their guest enjoyed food, entertainment, … Read more

Louisville Youth Recognized in Year-End PHBA and PtHA Top Ten Awards

Left to Right: Julius and Robert Culwell at the 2015 Texas Palomino Exhibitors Association Show

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Despite sustaining a broken arm and dislocated wrist during the first horse show of the 2015 show season, Louisville youth, Julius Culwell, with the help of his younger brother, Robert, accumulated a total of 35 … Read more

Local aboard

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USS John C. Stennis CVN74 Deploys with former resident
Electronics Tech 3rd Class Alice New paints a mural on a door aboard the USS John C. Stennis. She attended Grace Christian School in Louisville.

Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis … Read more

Drayer holds open house


Drayer Physical Therapy Institute held a ribbon cutting in conjunction with the Winston County Chamber of Commerce for new outpatient center in Louisville.

This is the 19th in that state for the group. The business is open weekdays, the center … Read more

Lady Warriors take big win over arch-rival Lady Tigers

Photos by Trenton Steele
#12 Kiera Phillips maneuvers her way through traffic

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya girls continued to play well last week, picking up region wins over Leake County and Noxapater.

Ashlie Thames tossed in 23 points for the Lady Warriors in the 61-33 win over … Read more

Library visit

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Mrs. Patti Johnson’s eleventh and twelfth grade English classes visited the Winston County Library the second week of January to work on research papers.… Read more

Three Nanih Waiya standouts sign athletic scholarships

Three Nanih Waiya Attendance Center students made steps towards continuing their sports careers on the college level as they signed scholarships to play for East Central Community College in Fall 2016. 
Nanih Waiya softball players Marlee Parkes and Mackenzie Johnson both signed letters of intent to play for ECCC during a signing ceremony held in the Nanih Waiya Attendance Center Library on January 15. 
Both Parkes and Johnson signed their scholarships with parents and Nanih Waiya Softball Coach Ron Swart in attendance. Johnson’s parents are Lee & Marla Johnson. Parkes’ parents are Luke & Tammy Parkes. 
Nanih Waiya baseball player Wyatt Ball also signed a letter of intent to play for the school in the upcoming Fall semester. Ball signed his letter with parents Will and J.J. Ball and Nanih Waiya Baseball Coach Tyler Rogers.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Three Nanih Waiya athletes — two fast-pitch softball players and one baseball standout — signed with East Central Community College on Friday.

Signing with the Lady Warriors, one of the premier junior college softball … Read more

ECCC Surgical Technology Graduates

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These students recently completed the 12-month surgical technology program at East Central Community College in Decatur. The special group was honored at the program’s annual pinning ceremony held Thursday, … Read more

Warriors take solid hoops win over rival Noxapater

Photos by Trenton Steele
No. 23 Matt Smith rebounds and adds two

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya boys basketball team bounced back from a 66-59 road loss to Leake County earlier in the week to post a 63-43 region win over rival Noxapater on Friday night.

Nanih Waiya … Read more

Lady Warriors face SA in Mid-Mississippi Challenge Saturday

Photos by Trenton Steele
#34 Madelyn Wilkes & #22 Margretta Bridgeman provide defense against Nanih Waiya's #10 Marlee Parkes

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Jounrnal

ACKERMAN — Some of the best high school girls basketball teams in the state of Mississippi are set to converge at Ty Cobb Gymnasium on the campus of Choctaw County High School in Ackerman … Read more