Category: News

Sports schedules – 11/18/15

THURSDAY, NOV. 19 Prep Basketball 6 p.m. — Louisville at Choctaw County 6 p.m. — French Camp at East Webster 6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Oak Hill Academy

Affordable Care Act Seminars At Library

The Winston County Library will host seminars in November, December and January to answer questions about the Affordable Care Act health insurance.  Dr. Yolanda Cook, of Health Help Mississippi located in Starkville, will be available to answer any questions

Memories of Our County – 11/18/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past. In Trouble??? In our society today, we hear so much about our teenagers getting into trouble. There is no doubt that they do. I read the newspapers and I…

Patriots face tough three-game hoops slate this week

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Winston Academy boys basketball team split a pair of games last week, losing to AAAA Pillow Academy 55-40 and rolling past Class A foe Central Academy 58-27. This week the WA boys and…

EMCC’s Appeal of MACJC football ruling denied

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal SCOOBA — While East Mississippi Community College President Dr. Thomas Huebner says he believes according to the NJCAA’s own regulations his school’s football team should have been allowed to participate in the MACJC State…

Louisville Wildcats take 10-point road win over Winona

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Louisville High School boys and girls basketball teams were looking to add some wins to their ledgers this week as the were each set to play a pair of contests. LHS was scheduled…

Obituaries – 11/18/15

William “Clyde” Mize Macon, MS William “Clyde” Mize, 68, passed away at this residence on Wednesday, November 11, 2015. A graveside service with military honors was held at Salem Cemetery in Macon, MS. on Monday, November 16, 2015 at 11:00…

Obituary – Mr. Curtis Lee Griffin

Mr. Curtis Lee Griffin, 71, died Monday, November 9, 2015, at LeConte Medical Center in Sevierville, TN. Funeral services were held at 10:00 A.M. on Saturday, November 14th, at Porter Funeral Home, with his son, Bro. John Curtis Griffin and…

Obituary – Mrs. Cora Gail Watkins

Louisville, MS Mrs. Cora Gail Watkins, 66, died Monday, November 9, 2015, at her home in Louisville, MS. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Porter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Legals – 11/18/15

***** SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE WHEREAS, on the 1st day of April, 2005, Walter D. Shields, a single person, executed a certain Deed of Trust dated March 30, 2005 to Mel Westerfield, Trustee for the benefit of Regions Bank,…