Category: News

PSC program aids Winston Plywood

Gates, Presley and Baldwin discuss the project.

Atmos to supply natural gas to Winston Plywood

From staff and press reports

Northern District Commission Brandon Presley met Winston Plywood CEO Dick Baldwin and Atmos Energy CEO David Gates and other Atmos company officers in Louisville to highlight how … Read more

Dyslexia awareness month commemorated

Awareness supporters gather at the courthouse

From staff and press reports

The Winston County Courthouse and Louisville City Hall lit up in red Thursday, August 15 for Dyslexia Awareness Month.

A group of supporters arranged for the red light gatherings at the courthouse and city hall.… Read more

Local on the court

ECCC Homecoming Court 5403

ECCC Homecoming Court
Members of the 2015 Homecoming Court at East Central Community College in Decatur included (front row, from left) freshman maids Codi Ballard of Decatur, Makenzie Byrd of Sebastopol, Emily Dykeman of Forest and Aerial Green of Carthage; … Read more

Wedding: Dempsey-Fuller

Mr. Chase Fuller and Miss Kayla Dempsey

Jimmy and Angie Dempsey are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Kayla Dempsey to Chase Fuller, son of Billy and Sue Ward and Danny and Teresa Fuller.… Read more

Local honored at Hinds

Ed, Mattie, & Douglas Woolley

RAYMOND – The Hinds Community College Foundation recognized its 2015-2016 scholarship recipients, donors and honorees at a reception on Sept. 25 at the Muse Center on the Rankin Campus.

Among those recognized were recipients Sara Katherine Dew, front row, from … Read more

Pilot Club Membership Challenge underway

"Safety Town" 2015 was  organized and planned by Safety and Health Chairperson,  Bettie Glass.  This event was to inform parents of safety tips for children.  
Pilot Members pictured are :Front Row L to R:   Kathy Sinclair, Katie Bouchillon, Dealine Woodruff, Bettie Glass,Anchor President, Erin Clark, Mary Ann Lee, 2nd Row: Susan Ray,  Tara Woodward, Daphne Partridge, Babs Fulton, Donna Thomas, Connie Fay Estes, Crystal Clark 3rd Row: Gail Massey, Miranda Kincaid , Sherry Suttle,  Darlene Bane 


October is the month that Pilot Clubs throughout the Pilot International organization focus on building membership within each of their clubs. Pilot International was chartered on October 18, 1921, in Macon, Georgia, when Elizabeth Leonard and forty of the … Read more

Country learning


The Pre class art First United Methodist recently visited Lovorn’s arena… Read more

Noxapater climbs to 6-0 in region with shutout win over FCA

Photo Credits: Paige Rabun
Noxapater moves the ball downfield against FCA.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The visiting Tigers of Noxapater High School weathered a physical game on Friday night to take a 25-0 Region 3-1A win over French Camp Academy.

The win assured Noxapater of finishing first or second … Read more

Five Distinguished Young Women choose ECCC

Pictured are Distinguished Young Women from the college’s five-county district, (from left) Charlie Wilcher, Leake County; Taylor Phillips, Neshoba County; Mackenzie Byrd, Scott County; Codi Ballard, Newton County; and Paige Johnson, Winston County. For more information about ECCC, call 1-877-GO2-ECCC or visit (EC PHOTO)

All five current Distinguished Young Women from the East Central Community College district are attending the college this academic year.

Dr. Randall Lee, vice president for student services at ECCC, said being able to attract top students such as those … Read more

Wildcats fall 33-7 in rivalry contest with Tigers of Noxubee County

LHS players in an earlier game in the season

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Just when it looked as if Louisville was going to work itself back into Friday night’s Region 4-4A showdown with Noxubee County, the homestanding Tigers used a couple big plays to wrestle the momentum … Read more