Category: News

Patriots get washed out with first game

Clint Scrivener/ Scrivener and Son Photography courtesy
Winston Academy Junior Varsity

By – Wendell Womack

Coaches Junior Graham and Andy Greening have been welcomed with open arms since their arrival on the Winston campus this year, but the visiting 4A Lamar Raiders from Meridian ended the welcome party as they effortlessly … Read more

Wildcats use opportunistic defense to take 20-3 win over New Hope

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LHS offense prepares to move down field.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Veteran Louisville High School head football coach M.C. Miller was pleased his team open the 2015 season with a 20-3 win over New Hope on Friday, but he also knows his Wildcats have a … Read more

Group holds health fair

Betheden Fire department volunteer firefighters discussing fire safety

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On Saturday, July 11 the Coalition for a Healthy Winston County sponsored a community health fair supported by coalition teams at Antioch, Lonely Valley, Mt. Bell, and Pleasant Grove churches.

Approximately 45 adults and 30 youth attended the health … Read more

Louisville’s Goss set for key role at wide receiver for EMCC

Goss

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

SCOOBA — If you play wide receiver for East Mississippi Community College the keys to success are pretty simple — if you get open you will get the ball and always be prepared to … Read more

Bulldog football

1972 Bullpups

Hugh Hathorn of Louisville recently attended a reunion of the scholarship signing class of the 1972 Mississippi State University Bulldog football team.  Hathorn (pictured second row, center) signed a scholarship with the Bulldogs and played tight end and outside linebacker … Read more

Help students get strong starts each school year

By Amy Barefield
MSU School of Human Sciences

Success in school depends more on the 16 hours spent outside the classroom than many parents may realize. Physical, emotional and social factors at home contribute significantly to academic success.

Students who … Read more

Ole Miss looking to be strong on defense again in 2015

From school reports

OXFORD – After ranking as the No. 1 scoring defense in the country last year, the Ole Miss Rebels are expecting more of the same, if not an improvement, in 2015.

“I’m pleased we’ve got about everything … Read more

Memories of Our County – 08/26/2015

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

The Barn Loft
I have been struggling the last few weeks trying to find suitable subjects to write about in this column.  Sleep evaded me last night and my … Read more

Sports Schedules – 08/26/2015

THURS, AUG. 27
Prep Softball
4/5 p.m. — Ethel at French Camp
4/6 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Winston Academy
5 p.m. — Kosciusko at Noxapater… Read more

News of the Past – 08/26/2015

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

100 Years Ago – August 27, 1915

LOUISVILLE: Mrs. C. W. Albienson of Austin, Texas is here on a … Read more