Category: News

MSU takes season-opening win over USM

From school reports

HATTIESBURG — Mississippi State (1-0) beat Southern Miss (0-1) 34-16 on Saturday night, opening the 2015 season with a road victory.

Turnovers stalled the Bulldogs early, allowing USM to double MSU’s time of possession for the night, … Read more

Cotton Gin Festival set for Sept. 26

The Noxapater Community Alliance is gearing up for the annual Cotton Gin Festival. The festival date has be set for Saturday, September 26 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.… Read more

Nanih Waiya Community Park set for Oct. 10

From press reports

Nanih Waiya Community Park will host its Annual Fall Festival 5k Run/Walk on October 10, 2015 from 9 am – 3 pm at 9185 Highway 490, Louisville.

As part of the event a grand opening celebration of … Read more

Calendar of Events – 09/09/15

Noxapater Farmer’s market every Saturday
Town of Noxapater Farmer’s Market will host a Farmer’s market from 7 a.m. until 10 a.m. each Saturday

La Leche League to meet
La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of … Read more

September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

Submitted by::
MSU Extension

Prostate cancer is a cancer that develops in the prostate, a walnut gland found only in men. Some prostate cancers can grow and spread quickly, but most grow slowly, initially causing no symptoms.

Prostate cancer is … Read more

Memories of Our County – 09/09/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.

Lye soap

I have told you about how to kill hogs, wash clothes, cook out sugar cane syrup and many other things, but there is one thing we have … Read more

Ole Miss explodes for 76 points against UT-Martin

From school reports

OXFORD — Ole Miss scored early and often Saturday against UT Martin.

The Rebel offense amassed 662 yards and scored 10 touchdowns, while the defense limited the Skyhawks to just 290 yards and scored a TD of … Read more

OCC – County Wide Kick Off set for Sept. 12

From press reports

Come one, come all to get supplies, information, and shoeboxes at First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall September 12, 2015 at 10 AM.

After receiving just one simple shoebox gift, it will not only … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 09/09/15

About the polls in the primary
This letter is in response to Mr. and Mrs. Wiygul’s letter to the editor in the September 2, 2015 Winston County Journal.

First of all I want to share the fact that a Primary … Read more

Lady Warriors prepare for region ball games

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School continue to play stout competition as they get ready to enter region play next week.

Nanih Waiya dropped a slow-pitch softball contest to Louisville 13-1 last … Read more