Category: News

Lady Patriots still looking for offensive production

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

First-year Winston Academy fast-pitch softball coach Justin Childs knew his team was going to be young heading into the 2015 season.

“They lost a lot of players off last year’s team,” Childs said. “We … Read more

New wave of phone scams here

From press reports

Mississippi (August 13, 2015) Consumers throughout the state have been reporting scammers calling looking for ways to steal your money or identity. Calls have covered everything from government agencies such as IRS, Social Security, and local sheriff’s … Read more

MDOT provides matching funds for federal airport projects

Jackson, Miss. — The Mississippi Transportation Commission (MTC) recently authorized the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) to provide the matching funds for upcoming federal airport improvement projects. These funds will provide 50 percent of the local matching share to projects … Read more

Legals – 08/19/15

Winston County Medical Foundation
REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATION
FOR
CONSTRUCTION MANAGER NOT AT RISK
Deadline for Submission: September 14, 2015 by 2:00 p.m. CST
INTRODUCTION… Read more

Obituaries – 08/19/15

Crystal Gale Gunn Moore
Aug. 17, 2015
Services for Crystal Gale Gunn Moore, 31, of Eupora will be at 2 p.m. Aug. 24, 2015, at Red Hill M.B Church in Eupora (LaGrange Road) with Pastor Larry Mays officiating. Burial will … Read more

Candidates prepare for Aug. 25 runoff

From staff reports

With only 6,313 of the 12,907 registered voters returning to the polls the August 4 Primary election was successful.

Robert Gray Democratic candidate for Governor carried Winston County with 52% of the vote with Vicki Slater trailing … Read more

Supervisors discuss hospital, roads and more

From staff reports

The Winston County Board of Supervisors met on August 3 at the Winston County Courthouse.

Paul Black from Winston Medical Center gave an update on the hospital and nursing home. “We had the Winston County Nursing Home … Read more

Rally Alley event set for Thursday

Angel Mary and the Tennessee Werewolves

From staff and press reports

The Rally in Sturgis has come rumbling back for another year.

Bikers from near and far will make the ride to Sturgis this weekend, August 14-16, for The Rally 2015.

Hundreds of motorcycle riders will … Read more

Cunningham exemplifies Winston County Master Gardening at its best

Alexander Cunningham shows one of his many garden grow foods.

From staff reports

Winston County is fortunate to have a number of individuals serve as Master Gardeners. These hardworking, dedicated individuals are trained and certified in consumer horticulture. In exchange for their 40 hours of educational training, they are required … Read more