News

Warriors try to bounce back from big loss to FCA

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

According to Nanih Waiya High School head football coach Tate Hanna, his Warriors only have two switches on their motivation dial — on or off.

“It seems like either we show up … Read more

Fundraising banquet set for Nov. 14

From staff reports

 

The Winston County chapter of Ducks Unlimited will hold its Annual Fundraising Banquet on Thursday, Nov. 14, at Lake Tiak-Okhata.

Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and a dinner with all the trimmings, will be served. The … Read more

Students inducted into Ole Miss Academic Honor Society

OXFORD, Miss. – The following sophomores at the University of Mississippi earned membership in Phi Eta Sigma national honor society based on their academic performance as freshmen. Requirements include a cumulative grade-point average of at least 3.5 at the end … Read more

Woman with local ties earns recognition

From press reports

 

Melonie Moore Washington was named the NFHS (National Federation of High School) cheer coach of the year for the State of Mississippi.

She is the varsity cheer coach for Neshoba Central High school in Philadelphia, Ms.… Read more

Speaker Gunn visits Winston

From staff reports

 

Mississippi House Speaker Philip Gunn made a tour of Winston County October 30 to listen to citizens’ concerns.

Gunn along with District 35 Representative Joey Hood who after redistricting represents most of Winston County discussed with … Read more

GCS Honor roll

Report Card Honor Roll

2013-2014 Qtr. 1 for Grace Christian

Grade Student Honor

01 Bobby Culwell Headmaster Honor Roll

01 Jayana Jones Headmaster Honor Roll

01 Nathan Hemphill Headmaster Honor Roll

01 Miles Brownlee Headmaster Honor Roll

01 Jude Caudill … Read more

Sports schedules

FRIDAY, NOV. 8

Prep Football

7 p.m. — French Camp at Sebastopol

7 p.m. — West Oktibbeha at Nanih Waiya

7 p.m. — Noxapater at West Lowndes

Men’s College Basketball

7 p.m. — Prairie View at MSU

7:30 p.m. — … Read more

Library to host informational meetings

An Affordable Care Act Seminar will be held at the Winston County Library on November 19, 2013.

It will be from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m..  Latisha Butler  from Health Help Mississippi in Starkville will conduct this seminar, as she did … Read more

News of the Past

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

100 Years Ago – November 7, 1913

LOUISVILLE: Those estimable ladies, Mesdames B. F. Curtis, R. H. Glenn, of Noxapater, … Read more