Category: News

Letters to the Editor – 07/15/15

Garrigues Rd. Photo provided by E.L. Miles

Symbolism: To change or not to change

What is Symbolism? Symbolism is an object, image and/or (but not limited to) words that convey meaning or emotion.

Because every person is different, a given symbol may well (and often does) mean … Read more

Should I be screened for prostate cancer?

The prostate gland is a gland that secretes certain types of fluids in men. It is located at the base of the urinary bladder and as a man gets older there is an increased rate cancer development in the gland. … Read more

Memories of our county – 07/15/15

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

Homemade Ice-cream
Have you ever made ice cream at home? I don’t mean in the freezer or in an electric ice cream maker.

I mean by hand in a … Read more

Jones, Ball take All-State honors for NW

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Two Nanih Waiya athletes were recently honored by being selected to the Mississippi Association of Coaches All-State baseball team for MHSAA Class 1A.

Senior Peyton Jones and Junior Wyatt Ball were both named to … Read more

News of the Past – 07/15/15

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

100 Years Ago – July 16, 1915

LOUISVILLE: Misses Mary Kate Gully and Paula Hight are visiting Mrs. Clarence … Read more

Young Patriots continuing to learn under Junior Graham

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Everywhere first-year Winston Academy head football coach Junior Graham looks around the weight room and practice field he sees youth.

“We are definitely going to be young,” said Graham, who took over the WA … Read more

Moore inducted into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

Jacqueline Moore of Louisville, Miss., was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Moore was initiated at Jackson State University.

Moore is among approximately … Read more

Calendar of Events – 07/15/15

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

Party primaries set for Aug. 4; absentee voting open until Aug. 1

From Staff Reports

The Democratic and Republican party primaries in the 2015 elections will be Aug. 4, when polls will be open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m.

Circuit Clerk Kim Ming reminds Winston County voters that unopposed local candidates for county … Read more

M-C Industries, Inc. announces company name change

M-C Industries, Inc., located in Louisville, MS since 2000, announces an official company name change to Polo Custom Products, Inc.

Polo Custom Products is a major economic contributor and employer in Louisville and surrounding communities. … Read more