Category: News

Town & Country Garden Club holds meeting

Submitted by Frances Ball

The Town & Country Garden Club met on November 19 in the lovely home of Mrs. Vale Tabor, with Mrs. Dale Shumaker serving as co-host.

Mrs. Debbie Moody, President, called the meeting to order. She called … Read more

Sports Schedules – 12/02/2015

College Basketball
7 p.m. — Texas Southern at MSU

Prep Soccer
5:30/7 p.m. — Neshoba Central at Louisville… Read more

Mini-cheer camp set for Monday in Scooba

From School reports

SCOOBA — East Mississippi Community College will hold a mini-cheer camp for all school-aged children on Monday, Dec. 7, on the Scooba campus.

Open to girls and boys from ages 5-18, EMCC’s upcoming mini-cheer camp will be … Read more

Aldermen approve hiring of three police officers

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Board of Aldermen approved the hiring of multiple police officers to the city’s police department during its November 17 meeting held at City Hall.

Louisville Police Chief L.M. Claiborne addressed the … Read more

EMCC freshman Quantesha Patterson once again honored

From school reports

SCOOBA – For the second time in three weeks to begin the current hoops campaign, East Mississippi Community College freshman Quantesha Patterson has been selected the MACJC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for her two-game efforts … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 12/02/2015

Commissary prices are rip-off

Is it not enough punishment for serious lawbreakers in Mississippi to lose their freedom? Does the state also have to rip them off by allowing vendors to charge exorbitant prices for snacks, toiletries and phone calls?… Read more

Donations sought for veterans cemetery bell tower

Area veterans and local citizens are proud to make the announcement that there will soon be a state veterans cemetery located at Kilmichael.

Construction of the North Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery has already begun on a 50-acre site with completion … Read more

News of the Past – 12/02/2015

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

100 Years Ago – December 3, 1915

This edition was not available for review.
From last week’s 1915 edition, … Read more

East Central Bowl game set for 11 a.m. Saturday

From school reports

East Central Community College Warrior football fans unable to travel to Copperas Cove, Texas, for the 2015 C.H.A.M.P.S. Heart of Texas Bowl will be able to follow the action on radio and live stream video.
No. 15 … Read more

WMC to offer tree stand safety

Winston Medical Center has received a grant from the Central Mississippi Trauma Region for Tree Stand Safety.  Winston Medical Center has partnered with MDWFP, NWTF, Grace Christian School and Mississippi State/Winston County Extension Office.… Read more