Category: News

EMCC falls just short of tying NJCAA winning streak record

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

WESSON — Minutes after East Mississippi Community College saw its 25-game winning streak get snapped at the hands of Copiah-Lincoln Community College Thursday night, EMCC head coach Buddy Stephens was already working on getting … Read more

Community Conversation about Mental Health with Nfusion 7

by Elmetra Patterson

Nfusion 7 has scheduled an event with the community to have conversations about mental health and to provide data and information to help participants converse about key issues of importance to their community. Nfusion 7 Community Conversation … Read more

Jail Docket – 09/09/15

September 2, 2015
Miller, Akeems, 07/18/1992, B/M, Attala County, ACSD, Hold for Attala County.

Cobbins, Marshawn, 03/24/1965, Attala County, ACSD, Hold for Attala County

Parker, Thomas, L-16 Gladney, Contempt of Court.… Read more

Reflections of the Universe at Rainwater observatory

Submitted by Edwin Faughn

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp, Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this season called “REFLECTIONS OF THE UNIVERSE”. This presentation will be given on Friday, September 11, 2015, starting at 7 p.m. by … Read more

Noxapater softball dropped two games last week

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Tigers of Noxapater looked to get back on the winning track this week as they hosted a pair of mid-week home games before traveling to Sebastopol for a tournament on Saturday.

Noxapater … Read more

Lady Patriots lose slugfest to Central Academy

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Patriots of Winston Academy lost a pair of fast-pitch softball games last week, falling to Leake Academy 16-1 and Central Academy of Macon 20-16.

This week WA has a pair of road … Read more

Sports Schedules – 09/09/15

Prep Softball
TBA — Winston Academy at Kemper Academy
4/5 p.m. — Winona at French Camp
4:30/6 p.m. — East Webster at Houston… Read more

7th Annual HarvestFest set for Dean Park Oct. 3

The Friends of Dean Park, Inc. announces its 7th Annual HarvestFest, which will be held Saturday, October 3, 2015, 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at Dean Park (Center Ridge Community), 3850 Hwy 15 South, Louisville, MS. $1.00 Donation requested of … Read more

Check it out – 09/09/15

Check It Out At The Winston County Library!
The following FICTION BOOKS are now available for checkout at the library:
Sue Grafton – X
W.E.B. Griffin – Deadly Assets
Robert K. Tannenbaum – Trap… Read more

MSU takes season-opening win over USM

From school reports

HATTIESBURG — Mississippi State (1-0) beat Southern Miss (0-1) 34-16 on Saturday night, opening the 2015 season with a road victory.

Turnovers stalled the Bulldogs early, allowing USM to double MSU’s time of possession for the night, … Read more