Category: News

Warriors open week with two wins in Stringer tourney

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal After opening last week with a disappointing 10-3 loss to Lake, the Nanih Waiya baseball team has been on a roll, knocking off Eupora, Mize and Taylorsville to improve to 5-1 on the season.

Book signing for Mangrum in Winston

From press reports Bro. Jimmy Mangrum of McCool, MS will be signing his book “Miracles of Faith”, just published, at the Winston County Library on Thursday, March 10th from 11AM until 2PM in the meeting room.

Plywood-Veneer Donation

David Morel, Vice President HR/Community Resources for Winston Plywood & Veneer (center) and Gwenita Mays, HR Associate (right), presenting a check for $497

Read Across America Program

Wednesday, March 02, 2016 was Read Across America Day, celebrating the birthday of Dr. Seuss and the Winston County Library celebrated with children at Winston Academy. 

Longview Opry has full house with special guest musicians

By Terry Harpole According to Wikipedia, Longview was incorporated between 1902-09, and today, it has a few businesses but the school has been closed for many years. Thanks to many people in the area, the Longview community is a long…

Tigers earn tight baseball victory over Scott Central

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Tigers of Noxapater High School won one of the three baseball games they played last week, posting a 9-7 win over homestanding Scott Central on Friday. Noxapater opened the week with a 9-3…

Five locals to compete in state ACT-SO event this Saturday

From press Five local teens will head to Jackson, MS this Saturday, March 12, 2016 to compete in the Mississippi NAACP ACT-SO competition. The Mississippi NAACP is showcasing the “Olympics of the Mind” through its ACT-SO Competition, and five Winston…

2016 Midsouth Star Gaze and Astronomy Conference

Submitted Rainwater Observatory is gearing up for its annual Midsouth Stargaze and Astronomy Conference coming up April 6-9, 2016. This event attracts amateur and professional astronomers from around the country. It is held under one of the darkest skies in…