Category: News

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

Calendar of Events – 09/02/15

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

Nanih Waiya adds LHS game to schedule

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

First-year Nanih Waiya slow-pitch softball coach Courtnee Graham knew there was going to be a two-week span in her team’s 2015 schedule that wouldn’t have any games, but got a little surprise when her … Read more

OCC – County Wide Kick Off set for Sept. 12

From press reports

Come one, come all to get supplies, information, and shoeboxes at First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall September 12, 2015 at 10 AM.

After receiving just one simple shoebox gift, it will not only bring Joy to a … Read more

Supervisors prepare for upcoming budget

From staff reports

The Winston County Board of Supervisors discussed truck-related road woes at their August 19 meeting.
James Jordan expressed his frustration over damage that he says large trucks have been doing to Harper Road in District Four.

He … Read more

ECCC to offer welding course

The East Central Community College Workforce Development Center will offer a course in Welding beginning Monday, Oct. 12, 2015, at the Louisville/Winston County Career-Technical Center.

Classes will meet from 3 to 7 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays for eight consecutive weeks. … Read more