Category: News

Noxapater to hold special election

From staff reports The town of Noxapater will hold a special election to fill the unexpired term of Alderman Bobby “Bubba” Pierce on February 16, 2016. Pierce will vacate the position after being elected to the Louisville Municipal School District…

Ex-EMCC quarterback plays huge role in Sugar Bowl win for Ole Miss

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Suspensions handed down by the NJCAA and MACJC may have kept the East Mississippi Community College football team from defending its NJCAA National Championship at the end of the 2015 football season, but that…

Relay for Life Sponsorship Committee needs sponsors

April 22, 2016 is right around the corner and the Winston County Relay for Life Sponsor Committee is looking for businesses who would like to become a 2016 sponsor of the annual event. Relay For Life is an ideal opportunity…

Jail Docket – 01/13/2016

Jan. 6, 2016 Crysta B. Ladd, L-4, released to Neshoba County David E. Nowell, L-4, ticket sus, DL Jan. 7, 2016 Justin R. Howard, 08/04/1991, WM, G-15 Mitchell, MHP, COC-County & City, No DL Susp, Speeding, No Insurance Lorynn Wooley,…

Take bladder symptoms seriously

People see a doctor for all sorts of reasons, but perhaps some of the most common – especially for women – are for symptoms of urinary tract infection (UTI). These symptoms range from slight pain with urination and lower abdominal…

MSU pitching coach to headline ICC Leadoff Banquet

By Adam Gore special to the Plaindealer FULTON – Mississippi State pitching coach Wes Johnson will be the featured guest at the 2016 Itawamba Community College Leadoff Banquet on Thursday, Feb. 4 at the Dr. David C. Cole Student Services…

Louisville one of safest cities in Mississippi

From press & staff reports The City of Louisville offers its residents many quality of life options, such as a great healthcare system and award-winning school district. The city also provides families and individuals with a peace of mind as…

Warriors, Tigers take All-State football honors

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Nanih Waiya and Noxapater combined to have 11 players named to the Mississippi Association of Coaches Class 1A All-State football team. Isaiah Eiland and Chris Smith of Nanih Waiya and Keonte Daniels and Austin…

A look at Martin Luther King, Jr. as his birthday approaches

During the less than 13 years of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s leadership of the modern American Civil Rights Movement, from December, 1955 until April 4, 1968, African Americans achieved more genuine progress toward racial equality in America than the…