ESFP grant awarded to local group, Faith Beyond Walls

EFSP GRANT for Winston County Awarded to Faith Beyond Walls Outreach Ministries

The $9,619.00 awarded to Winston County by the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program will be administered by Faith Beyond Walls.

These funds will ne used to … Read more

Louisville set to host Nanih Waiya Friday

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


In a late holiday addition to the schedule of both schools, the Louisville High School Wildcats will host Nanih Waiya in boys and girls basketball this Friday, beginning at 6 p.m.

The … Read more

Chief justice calls for statewide county court system

From Press Reports


Mississippi Supreme Court Chief Justice Bill Waller Jr. and the Commission on Children’s Justice are calling for legislation to create a statewide county court system.

The proposal would provide uniform youth courts and relieve some of … Read more

Sports schedules


Prep Basketball

6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Louisville

TBA — Sam Dale Tournament at DeKalb (Kemper County entered)

6 p.m. — Choctaw County at East Webster

Men’s College Basketball

7 p.m. — Drexel at USM

SATURDAY, … Read more

School board recognizes Miller

From staff reports


In the December 10 Louisville Municipal School board meeting, the members along with Superintendent Ken McMullan recognized Louisville High School Coach M. C. Miller for the teams championship season.

McMullan read a proclamation recognizing the team … Read more

Rotary Club hosts Justin Wilkes of Break Away Outdoors

From staff reports


The Louisville Rotary Club hosted Justin Wilkes of Break Away Outdoors November 6.

Wilkes outlined the beginning of Break Away Outdoors program and its help to children.

Wilkes outlined that Break-Away Outdoors began from a simple … Read more

Rotary Club hosts Elizabeth Marion

From staff reports


The Louisville Rotary Club hosted Elizabeth Lee Marion November 20.

Marion who presently serves with attorneys Adams and Reese in Jackson spoke about her time as a Rotary Ambassadorial scholar in 1192 and 1993.

Marion discussed … Read more

Tigers, Warriors named to 1A All-State team

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


Five local athletes were recently honored by being chosen for the Mississippi Association of Coaches Class 1A All-State football team.

Two Noxapater Tigers and and two Nanih Waiya Warriors were chosen for … Read more

County supervisors approved property insurance plan

From staff reports


The Winston County Board of Supervisors in the Dec. 16 meeting approved changing property and liability insurance companies to gain a take advantage of the lowest premium offered while gaining several changes.

The board approved moving … Read more