Category: News

Swamp hunter

Al Porter tagged these alligators during a recent hunt in Louisiana. 

Nanih Waiya drops 15-10 road decision to Smithville

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal First-year Nanih Waiya head football coach Ryan Keeton is hoping Friday night’s tough 15-10 loss to Smithville will help his Warriors get ready for their Thursday night showdown at Region 3-1A foe Noxapater. “I…

Cross-Creek Rivalry has region title at stake this year

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal It has finally arrived. On Thursday night Noxapater will host Nanih Waiya in the annual cross-creek football rivalry that pits friends, neighbors and family members against each other. This year, it is for more…

WMC-NH hosts Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

From press reports What a great day at Winston Medical Center Nursing Home as they celebrated Breast Cancer Awareness. They held their 1st Walk/Wheel For A Cure in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Three of the lovely ladies that…

Rearing, not raising, children in today’s world

Our society places way too much faith in Facebook and social media in general. Since when did Facebook/social media determine what caliber of mother one is? Sure, I am still at that stage in my life where I do actually…

JMG hosts Initiation and Installation Ceremony

From press & staff reports The 2015 Louisville High School JOBS for Mississippi Graduates (JMG) Career Association held its Career Association Installation and Initiation Ceremony on October 15 at 1 p.m. at the Louisville High School Auditorium.

Calendar of Events – 10/21/2015

First Annual Scarecrow Contest Oct. 19 – Nov. 5 Louisville Historic Preservation announces its first annual Scarecrow Contest from Oct. 19 through Nov. 5. All local businesses are eligible to compete in the contest. All entries will be judged on…

Noxapater falls just short of playing for South State softball title

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Tigers of Noxapater came within three outs of advancing to the MHSAA Class 1A South State Slow-Pitch Softball Championship round, before dropping a 15-14 11-inning decision to visiting Sebastopol in the third…

Sports Schedules – 10/21/15

THURSDAY, OCT. 22 Prep Football 7 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Noxapater Prep Volleyball TBA — Second Round of MHSAA Playoffs

ECCC golfers ranked No. 5 in NJCAA Division II

From school reports The East Central Community College men’s golf team is the No. 5 ranked program in the nation in the most recent National Junior College Athletic Association Men’s Golf Division II poll. The Warriors also are ranked No.…