Category: News

Winston Plywood announces hiring process

From press & staff reports

As city and county officials prepare for the upcoming construction of the plywood project, many residents have questions on how they can acquire employment once it is completed.

To assist those who are inquiring, Winston … Read more

Memorial dedication and unveiling ceremony set for April 28

From staff reports

A memorial dedication and unveiling ceremony will be held April 28 at 4 p.m. on the one-year anniversary of the EF-4 tornado that destroyed hundreds of homes and claimed 10 lives.

The ceremony is set for the … Read more

January 2015 Meeting of the Daughters of the American Revolution

Joan Agent speaks to the DAR Club.


The Nanih Waiya Chapter of the DAR met Thursday, January 22, 2015 at Market Café. Hostesses for the luncheon were Mrs. Alice Wooten and Mrs. Laura Brown. The hostesses had center pieces on the tables with historic pictures of … Read more

REPM meet

Noxapater Attendance Center Principal Thomas Brooks and Superintendent Ken McMullan

The Winston County Retired Education Personnel met on April 2 at Noxapater Attendance Center. Under the direction of Joe Wylie, students from Noxapater Attendance Center presented a program to the REPM detailing new happenings at the school.

Former Noxapater personnel … Read more

Flying in blue skies for 53 years


By Joseph McCain
The Winston County Journal

“Your dreams can give your life wings,” anonymous.

Ben Kirk’s dreams gave his life wings.

As a young boy, Kirk dreamed of being a pilot while his father thought he should be a … Read more

Reunion planned


The Noxubee County Agricultural High School Reunion will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., … Read more

ECCC honors

ECCC Sophomore Tennis Players Honored

ECCC Sophomore Tennis Players Honored

These members of the East Central Community College tennis teams were honored during “Sophomore Appreciation Day,” held prior to the group’s final home match against Holmes Community College on April 9, 2015. The Warriors and … Read more

Bridge opens

BR-0080(30)B- Photo After Striping 4-20-15

BR-0080(30)B, Old Robinson Road (Former MS Hwy 25) completed

The BR-0080(80)B project required to replace the deficient bridge over Tallahaga Creek and perform the remedial work required to stabilize the roadway slope on Old Robinson Road (Former MS Hwy 25) … Read more

HeadStart hosts annual Trike-A-Thon

Children prepare to ride.

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Head Start Complex held its Annual St. Jude Trike-A-Thon on April 15 at the Louisville Coliseum.

Students at the complex collected funds for St. Jude days before the Trike-A-Thon. Winners … Read more