News

Lady Tigers look to replace five seniors on field

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

Although the Lady Tigers will be young, Noxapater head slow-pitch softball coach Jodie Duran likes what she has seen so far out of her team in the preseason.

Noxapater participated in a … Read more

Hight to celebrate 100 years

From staff reports

 

A proud Winston County woman will be celebrating a century of life this month.

Juanita McCown Hight will turn 100-years-old Aug. 26.

She was born in Winston County near Plattsburg, and is a 1934 graduate of … Read more

Reflections reunion set for Noxapater

Mt. Pleasant #2 Missionary Baptist (MB) Church will be host to The Reflections of The Noxapater Seven. This will be a heartwarming event on Saturday August 31, 2013 at 5:00 pm beginning with a meet and greet while serving hors … Read more

Sheriff’s office host handgun safety

From staff and press reports

 

The Winston County sheriff’s office hosted a handgun safety class for Winston County residents on July 27.

The class consisted of about three hours of classroom discussion at the Winston County Annex Building, along … Read more

KFC Employee wins $2,000 scholarship

By: Anna Katharine Baskin

 

Teylor Martinez, a current employee at Louisville’s KFC and Taco Bell, was the winner of a $2,000 scholarship from KFC. She was selected out of 600 other competitors in the nation. “I heard about the … Read more

Aldermen take first look at budget figures

From staff and press reports

 

The Louisville Board of Aldermen held their public budget hearing Tuesday, August 6.

Louisville Mayor Will Hill noted that each aldermen had been provided with a budget worksheet to review and discussed possible expenditures … Read more

Check It Out At The Winston County Library

Check It Out At The Winston County Library

AUGUST 2013

The following FICTION BOOKS are now available for checkout at the library:

James Patterson – Mistress

Alex Kava – Stranded

Iris Johansen – Hunting Eve

Catherine Coulter – Bomb Shell… Read more

ECCC announces evening class schedule

East Central Community College is again offering numerous evening classes at various locations throughout the College’s support district, which includes Leake, Neshoba, Newton, Scott and Winston counties.

In Winston County, evening classes are held at the Winston/Louisville Career-Technology Complex.

Course … Read more

It’s Elementary

Brandy Blanton, Elementary School Nurse, provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home.

 

Thank you to Tyler Tucker for his generous donation of school uniforms to our clothing closet. We try to keep a supply of uniforms, … Read more