Because of the lapse in appropriations that has caused the federal government shutdown, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Southeast Region today announced a second batch of event and activity cancellations at national wildlife refuges across the Southeast Region because … Read more
From press and staff reports
Warren Trest on Monday, October 28 will be at the Winston County Library to sing his newest book.
Trest will be on hand from 3 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Mr. Trest is a Winston County native. … Read more
By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal
There could be a lot at stake when the Noxapater football team travels to Pelahatchie Friday night for a big Region 3-1A contest.
Both the Tigers and Chiefs are undefeated in region … Read more
From press reports
Samuel Cole of Louisville recently attended Boy Scout National Jamboree at the Summit Bechtel Scouting Reserve in West Virginia, the new permanent home of the National Scout Jamboree. The National Jamboree is held once every four … Read more
Members of the East Central Community College Collegians were recently selected for 2013-14, announced first-year director Chas Evans.
The popular rock ‘n’ roll group includes vocalists Ryan Godwin, Claire Griffin and Taylor Gressett, all products of Newton County High School, … Read more
Submitted by Bettye Forster
The Nanih Waiya Chapter, NSDAR held their first meeting of the new year 2013-2014 at Market Café on Thursday, September 26th. After enjoying a luncheon provided by the café and catching up with … Read more
There are many animals in need of homes at Louisville Animal Control. We have many cats, kittens, dogs and puppies that are available for adoption. Most of the animals at the shelter have already been spayed or neutered. Our adoption … Read more
From staff reports
Winston County’s BATTLE Luncheon was held September 26 at Lake Tiak O’Khata. The event included lunch, door prizes, special speakers, and a fashion revue.
Peggy Crawford welcomed everyone to the luncheon. She stated that “staging this … Read more
The Noxapater Cotton Gin celebrated Saturday in the Noxapater Park with a great crowd and numerous entries in the car show and pageant. See next’s week’s edition for more photos.
These Winston County residents are members of the Adjunct Faculty at East Central Community College in Decatur. Pictured are (front row, from left) Mary Ann Ballew, Sylvia Wright and Paula Stokes, and (back row, from left) Diane Carter, Shonna Ryals … Read more