Category: News

Obituaries – 02/24/2016

Ms. Willie Francis Miller February 11, 2016 Funeral services for Ms. Willie Francis Miller, 94, were held at Millsprings Baptist Church in Weir on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at 11 a.m. Dr. Vincent Coleman officiated. Burial at Bethlehem. A native…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 02/17/2016

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Arbor event grows good response

Arbor Day celebration assists recovery of community By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The recognition of Arbor Day is a nationwide event, but this day has more meaning for Winston County residents as The Winston County Extension Office hosted…

Noxapater January Student of the Month

Kindergarten: Kylee Jordan and Bailey Prisock 1st Grade: Ayatta Bourrage and Darius Moore 2nd Grade: Blake Covington and Jy’kavius Riddle 3rd Grade: Samantha Todd and Jaycie Claire Flake 4th Grade: Savoncia Johnson

Noxapater takes 53-50 overtime thriller over French Camp

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Tigers of Noxapater High School are hoping Friday night’s 53-50 overtime win over French Camp will give them positive momentum heading into this week’s Region 6-1A Basketball Tournament being played at Nanih Waiya.

Investiture held for new circuit judge

From Press Reports The Honorable George M. Mitchell Jr. was sworn into service in an official ceremony as circuit judge for the 5th Circuit Court District on Feb. 5. The ceremony was held at the First Baptist Church in Mitchell’s…

Partnership with MSU, Louisville schools is ‘perfect match’

LOUISVILLE, Miss.—Now in its third year, an after-school and summer program named for a late Mississippi State alumna is continuing to benefit students in the Louisville Municipal School District, as well as MSU College of Education students.

Zika Virus – real threat or another scare?

We all know the media thrives on dramatic headlines and stories to get our attention. Sometimes these headlines are legitimate concerns and other times, well…not so much. Which one is the case with Zika Virus?

Light up

The Sunshine Boys are four gospel singing brothers from Louisville,  MS who have been shining their light for the Lord for six years together, and are still being a light to the world!