News

United Way of North Mississippi launches first website

From Press Reports

 

The United Way of North Central Mississippi has launched its first-ever website as part of an ongoing effort to boost the organization’s community visibility and that of the 15 charitable agencies it serves.

The new United … Read more

ECCC Summer Basketball Campers

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These area athletes recently attended the annual Lady Warrior Junior High Basketball Camp at East Central Community College in Decatur. Participants and their respective hometowns include (front row, from left) Kamryn Rodriquez and Carlie Kitchings, both of Hickory; Keasja … Read more

News of the Past

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

100 Years Ago – June 27, 1913

We have received the first cotton blooms from the following farmers: Dan Williams … Read more

Catfish Opry now open for business

By Anna Katharine Baskin

The Winston County Journal

 

The word is spreading about the renovations of the Catfish Opry in Noxapater, MS. The new owner and chef of the Opry, Adam Joiner, is excited to promote the Catfish Opry’s … Read more

Hibbett Sporting Goods, Inc. coming soon to Louisville

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Hibbett Sporting Goods, Inc., an Alabama-based sporting goods company operating as Hibbett Sports, is pleased to announce that its newest Hibbett Sports store will be opening in the Louisville, MS market, employing approximately eight full and part-time team … Read more

Bill Fryery: 50 years on the job

From press & staff reports

 

What constitutes a hero?

It is a simple question, but yet complex in its reply. A hero by definition is “a mythological or legendary figure often of divine descent endowed with great strength or … Read more

Tigers face tough start to 2013 football season

By Austin Bishop

Winston County Journal

 

The Noxapater Tigers will open their 2013 football schedule with a pair of strong 2A squads, followed by one of the favorites to reach the MHSAA Class 1A State Championship Game.

After hosting … Read more

Mississippi State University Deer management classes upcoming

From Press Reports

 

Mississippi State University is offering two deer management workshops in late July and August to landowners, hunters and professionals working with Mississippi’s white-tailed deer populations.

Mississippi State University’s Extension Service and the College of Forest Resources, … Read more