Category: News

LHS Lady Wildcats take win over New Hope

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Wildcats of Louisville High School outscored New Hope 19-5 in the third quarter to overcome an eight-point half-time deficit on the way to a 50-44 win over the visiting Lady Trojans last…

Blessing of homes

Families of the Liberty Community in Louisville recently participated in a “Blessing of the Homes” event, which recognized the families of the area who lost their homes in the April 28

Aldermen receive library update

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Louisville Board of Aldermen received a library report from the Winston County Library, as well as authorized payments for Winston Plywood & Veneer and Natron Wood Products during its January 5 meeting…

Noxapater to hold special election

From staff reports The town of Noxapater will hold a special election to fill the unexpired term of Alderman Bobby “Bubba” Pierce on February 16, 2016. Pierce will vacate the position after being elected to the Louisville Municipal School District…

Ex-EMCC quarterback plays huge role in Sugar Bowl win for Ole Miss

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Suspensions handed down by the NJCAA and MACJC may have kept the East Mississippi Community College football team from defending its NJCAA National Championship at the end of the 2015 football season, but that…

Relay for Life Sponsorship Committee needs sponsors

April 22, 2016 is right around the corner and the Winston County Relay for Life Sponsor Committee is looking for businesses who would like to become a 2016 sponsor of the annual event. Relay For Life is an ideal opportunity…

Jail Docket – 01/13/2016

Jan. 6, 2016 Crysta B. Ladd, L-4, released to Neshoba County David E. Nowell, L-4, ticket sus, DL Jan. 7, 2016 Justin R. Howard, 08/04/1991, WM, G-15 Mitchell, MHP, COC-County & City, No DL Susp, Speeding, No Insurance Lorynn Wooley,…

Take bladder symptoms seriously

People see a doctor for all sorts of reasons, but perhaps some of the most common – especially for women – are for symptoms of urinary tract infection (UTI). These symptoms range from slight pain with urination and lower abdominal…

MSU pitching coach to headline ICC Leadoff Banquet

By Adam Gore special to the Plaindealer FULTON – Mississippi State pitching coach Wes Johnson will be the featured guest at the 2016 Itawamba Community College Leadoff Banquet on Thursday, Feb. 4 at the Dr. David C. Cole Student Services…