Category: News

Hosket leads East Central to big win over Miss. Delta

ECCC quarterback Jesse Hosket tosses a pass during the Warriors win last Thursday.

From combined reports

DECATUR — Jesse Hosket’s first start as quarterback at East Central Community College was a good one, as the former French Camp Academy standout hit on 13-of-18 passes for 188 yards and a touchdown in just two … Read more

Jail Docket – 09/02/15

August 25, 2015
Jauch, Bryan Willis, 10/02/1977, W/M, Talford MDOC, MDOC, Hold for Talford.

August 26, 2015
Higgason, S. David, 09/19/1977, W/M, Scott MDOC, MDOC, Hold for MDOC… Read more

Lady Pats show improvement in a pair of tight losses

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Patriots lost a trio of fast-pitch softball games last week, but Winston Academy first-year head coach Justin Childs said his squad is playing better and competing well almost every night out.

WA … Read more

Editorial roundup – 09/02/15

Hiding behind hybrid office

Tim Kalich
Editor and Publisher
Greenwood Commonwealth

Historically, the Mississippi Legislature has been good about saying the state’s sunshine laws are a necessary antiseptic against waste, misconduct and other shenanigans for everyone but itself.

So, it’s … Read more

Ole Miss Rebels set to open season Saturday

From school reports

OXFORD  – As the dog days of summer wind down, Ole Miss is wrapping up fall camp with the season opener against Tennessee-Martin looming this week. The Rebels concluded a two-hour practice Friday on the practice fields … Read more

Lady Tigers close out week with big win over French Camp

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Noxapater slow-pitch softball team gave itself a little boost heading into this week’s action with a 21-1 win over French Camp Academy in the Kosciusko Tournament on Saturday.

“We played better on Saturday … Read more

News of the Past – 09/02/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – September 3, 1915

LOUISVILLE: Misses Marle Watson and Jennie Newson returned home this week from … Read more

Pack food safety with tailgate party

MSU Extension

Now that football season is starting up across the country, tailgaters are firing up their grills and breaking out their hamburgers, hot dogs and polish sausages. But a lot of hungry fans could be headed for the emergency … Read more

Cakes and bars for Football Tailgates: Brock’s Picks

Here are a few of some of my many sweet favorites for football tailgates. I have three recipes for you this week. My mama’s homemade Orange Buttercream Supreme Cake, which has received so many requests, she is preparing them for … Read more