Category: News

October set as Dyslexia Awareness Month

October is Dyslexia Awareness Month. Dyslexia is the process of having difficulty in reading or forming word recognition in everyday language.

“One in five people have some form of dyslexia, whether it has been diagnosed or not. It is considered … Read more

Editorial roundup

One man, two votes
 
It’s pretty impressive that the initiative to make adequate school funding part of the state Constitution has attracted $2.6 million from three prominent education supporters.… Read more

School board supports Initiative 42

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Municipal School District Board of Trustees made its decision regarding the upcoming Initiative 42 vote on the November ballot during its Oct. 8 meeting held at the LMSD Central Office.… Read more

Mississippi Chapter celebrates Day Of Change And Keeping Families Close

Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) is celebrating its annual Day of Change and more than 40 years of keeping families close. The Mississippi Chapter invites individuals, businesses and community groups to support local families with critically-ill children by visiting participating … Read more

Chili & PB Bars: Brock’s Fall Treats

Since I have been working non-stop, I have had limited time to cook for pleasure this summer and semester. However, I do enjoy cooking during October! I once brought my famous chili to a class of mine that I was … Read more

News of the Past – 10/14/15

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

100 Years Ago – October 15, 1915

[This edition was not available for review.]

75 Years Ago – October Read more

Let’s be Neighbors-10/14/2015

Carolyn Mills,
Provides a weekly view from the
community.

 
Noxapater is getting famous for their Cotton Gin Festival and Car Show with more and more participation.… Read more

EMCC’s Theriot has another strong rodeo performance for Lions

From school reports

LIVINGSTON, Ala. – The East Mississippi Community College rodeo team posted a second straight sterling performance to open the fall season by finishing as men’s runners-up and in third place on the women’s side at this past … Read more

Rebels roll past Aggies behind 384 yards from Chad Kelly

From school reports

OXFORD – Ole Miss looked to get back on track against New Mexico State Saturday, and the Rebels did just that.

Junior signal caller Chad Kelly completed 24-of-33 passes for a career-high 384 yards and touchdown passes … Read more

Road work ongoing for Hwy 15

From press reports

The Mississippi Department of Transportation recently announced a traffic advisory regarding lane closures on Hwy 15 in Winston County.… Read more