Category: News

Roberts gets first start in EMCC’s 69-20 win over Southwest

Mike Robertson/Courtesy
Wyatt Roberts avoiding a tackle

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

SCOOBA — Former Louisville High School standout Wyatt Roberts put together a solid performance in his first collegiate start, leading homestanding East Mississippi Community College to a 69-20 win over Southwest Mississippi Community College … Read more

Man with local ties promoted

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Submitted by Elmetra Patterson

Eric F. Walker was recently promoted as one of the law school deans at the University of AR – Little Rock, effective July 1, 2015. Eric is a 1995 graduate of Morehouse College – a private, … Read more

Statesmen football lead by QB Sullivan opens season at No. 14 in AFCA Top 25

Sullivan is honored at the August 28 Winston Academy game.

From press reports

CLEVELAND, Miss. – When the curtain opens on the 2015 season Thursday, Sept. 3 at Parker Field-McCool Stadium, the Delta State University football team will begin the campaign ranked No. 14 in the nation in the annual … Read more

Wildcats looking to bounce back against Kemper County Friday

Austin Bishop/Courtesy photos.
LHS huddles up.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

M.C. Miller was very well aware that his team was manhandled in a 46-7 loss to visiting West Point last Friday night at R.E. Hinze Stadium. But the veteran Louisville High School head football … Read more

FUMC women host annual gathering


The women of First United Methodist Church recently held their annual luncheon on Monday, August 24. With over 125 attendees this year boasted great success.

For the past 15 years the ladies of First United Methodist Church in Louisville have … Read more

Warriors set to host strong Lake team Friday night

Nanih Waiya at its first home game last week (Aug. 21).

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School look to take the last bite of a tough three-course meal to open the 2015 schedule on Friday night when they play host to a strong Lake … Read more

Sports tales – 09/02/15

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WA and LHS coaches speak to Rotary
Winston Academy coach Junior Graham and Louisville High School Coach … Read more

MSU Bulldogs eclipse 50K mark in season ticket sales

From school reports

STARKVILLE – For the first time in program history, Mississippi State football has eclipsed the 50,000-mark in season ticket sales, the MSU Athletic Ticket Office announced last week.

As of Tuesday afternoon, 50,311 2015 season tickets have … Read more

R.A.W. & R.A.M. conference set for September 18 – 19, 2015

Destined to Reign Ministries is heading to East St.Louis, IL to host our National Conference for women and men in the East St. Louis and surrounding areas. The RAW & RAM Conference will begin on Friday, September 18 at M.C.U.W.C. … Read more