Category: News

‘Wings over Winston’ a success

From press & staff reports It was fun for all as The Louisville/Winston County Airport Board held its “Wings over Winston” event this past Saturday at 11:30 a.m. This year’s event was a huge success as a record crowd of…

Accident claims life of Winston resident

From press reports Mississippi Highway Patrol investigated a fatal crash in Winston County on MS HWY 25 at the intersection of Poplar Flat Road. Monday afternoon, Sept. 28 around 3:10pm. A grey 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee driven by 18 year…

Residents to vote on Initiative 42 on Nov. 3

From press & staff reports The Winston County Circuit Clerks Office recently received the sample ballots for the 2015 General Election to be held on Tuesday, November 3. Statewide races that will be held on that day range from the Governor’s…

No. 1 Co-Lin holds off homestanding East Central in classic

From combined reports A furious second half comeback by the East Central Community College Warriors fell short as the No. 1 ranked Copiah-Lincoln Wolfpack escaped Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus last Thursday with a hard-fought 31-28 Mississippi Association of…

Tigers overcome sluggish start to roll past Sebastopol, 37-13

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Lessons are fine, as long as you learn from them. That’s the mindset Noxapater head coach Casey Orr has following his team’s 37-13 win over Sebastopol Friday night. The Tigers improved to 4-2 overall…

Celebrate your Library

By Julie Chase It has been my privilege to have worked at the Winston County Library as a children’s librarian. The ladies I worked with have been a blessing and support to me while in college and now that I…

Homecoming Winston Academy

Winston Academy Homecoming Court 2015 Elementary Court: K4-Hindman, Abby Laine Mayo & Colton Mills; K4-Ward, Halle Kate Nagel & Braden Gilbert; K5-Cox, Marley Jay Eakes & Ryker Wells; K5-Lyles, Edie Miles & Blaine Vanlandingham; 1st- Mitchell, Layla Cefalu & Graison…

Lady Wildcats win key region game over Caledonia, 2-0

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Louisville High School Lady Wildcats used solo homers by Manyia Taylor and Jamiya Miller to take a 2-0 region victory over Caledonia on Thursday. “It’s like I told the girls after the game,…