Category: News

Legals – 10/07/15

Clemency Application Notice
My current, legal name is Sylinna Haynes. On the date of 5/7/2001, I was convicted under the name Sylinna McCarter in Winston County, Mississippi, for the crime of Aggravated Assault. I am intending to apply for Executive … Read more

Obituaries – 10/07/15

Mr. William Carl Robinson
September 17, 2015
Funeral services for Mr. William Carl Robinson, 71, were held at Gospel Temple Church of God in Christ in Ackerman on Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 11 a.m. Rev. Ethan Gillespie officiated. Burial … Read more

Governor visits for update on Winston Plywood

Courtesy photo/ David Jarnigan
Morel greets the Governor.

From press and staff reports

Governor Phil Bryant recently visited the future site of the world-class plywood facility Winston Plywood in Louisville on Sept. 25.

Gov. Bryant along with several of his counterparts including Joey Hood of District 35 and … Read more

‘Wings over Winston’ a success

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From press & staff reports

It was fun for all as The Louisville/Winston County Airport Board held its “Wings over Winston” event this past Saturday at 11:30 a.m.

This year’s event was a huge success as a record crowd of … Read more

Accident claims life of Winston resident

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From press reports

Mississippi Highway Patrol investigated a fatal crash in Winston County on MS HWY 25 at the intersection of Poplar Flat Road. Monday afternoon, Sept. 28 around 3:10pm.

A grey 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee driven by 18 year … Read more

Residents to vote on Initiative 42 on Nov. 3

From press & staff reports

The Winston County Circuit Clerks Office recently received the sample ballots for the 2015 General Election to be held on Tuesday, November 3.

Statewide races that will be held on that day range from the … Read more

No. 1 Co-Lin holds off homestanding East Central in classic

CCHS graduate Tre Brown (40) applies pressure against East Central in the Wolfpack's 31-28 win.

From combined reports

A furious second half comeback by the East Central Community College Warriors fell short as the No. 1 ranked Copiah-Lincoln Wolfpack escaped Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus last Thursday with a hard-fought 31-28 Mississippi Association of … Read more

Tigers overcome sluggish start to roll past Sebastopol, 37-13

Noxapater prepares to move downfield against the Bobcats

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Lessons are fine, as long as you learn from them.

That’s the mindset Noxapater head coach Casey Orr has following his team’s 37-13 win over Sebastopol Friday night. The Tigers improved to 4-2 overall … Read more