Category: News

Hines announces Candidacy for House of Representatives Seat 42

From staff reports To the voters of District 42, I Dorothy Baker Hines takes this opportunity to announce my candidacy for a seat in the Mississippi State House of Representatives. As representative I would serve Noxubee County and portions of…

Warriors excited about facing 1A opponent at home Friday night

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Nanih Waiya first-year head coach Ryan Keeton isn’t sure what to expect out of Region 3-1A foe Leake County when the Gators pay a visit to Winston County on Friday night, but he’s eager…

Area students invited to ‘Be Our Guest Night’

Area high school students will be special guests of East Central Community College when the Warriors battle Copiah-Lincoln Community College Thursday, Sept. 24, on the Decatur campus. Kickoff is set for 6:30 p.m. at Bailey Stadium.

ECCC releases 2015 ‘Cultural Arts’ schedule

East Central Community College kicks off the second season of its Cultural Arts Series Wednesday, Sept. 30, when Dr. Justin Sharp presents a piano recital at 1 p.m. in the Vickers Fine Arts Center on the Decatur campus. Sharp joined…

News of the Past – 09/09/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – September 10, 1915 [This edition was not available for review.] 75 Years Ago – September 6,…

Ty Fulton is new member of American Angus Assoc

Ty Fulton, Louisville, Mississippi, is a new junior member of the American Angus Association®, reports Richard Wilson, interim CEO of the national organization with headquarters in Saint Joseph, Mo.

East Central Women’s Soccer tops reigning Division Champion Hinds

The East Central Community College women’s soccer team moved to 4-0 on the season with a 2-1 win over Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges North Division foe Hinds Community College Friday, Sept. 4, in Raymond. The East Central…

Louisiana easy, fast recipes from Brock

Louisiana-my home away from home. So many memories exist down there. I grew up there when I wasn’t here in Mississippi. My mama’s sister and all my cousins and family lived there. So we know what spicy and filling Louisiana…

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…

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…