Category: News

Locals attend state convention

Ouida Donald and Dean Watkins represented Winston County Republican Women at the Mississippi Republican State Convention in Jackson recently.  This was an opportunity to network with other Republican women throughout the State. 


Jeannette Thrash, President of Xi Chapter, Delta Kappa Gamma, presented the Red Rosé Award to Mary Margaret “M” Smith.  

News of the Past – 11/18/15

100 Years Ago – November 12, 1915 LOUISVILLE: The Louisville High School football team will play the French Camp team at the fairgrounds here on Thanksgiving day. Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Clark are keeping house in the Yarbrough cottage…

Calendar of Events -11/18/15

Neighborhood Watch meeting Nov. 19 November 19th The Highpoint Neighborhood Watch meeting will be held at the Highpoint Volunteer Fire Department at 7:00 p.m. Women’s Conference Nov. 21 Hearts 4 Worship Women’s Ministry will be hosting a Women’s Conference from…

EMCC’s run of football All-Americans comes to surprising end

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal East Mississippi Community College’s seven-year run of having at least two players on the NJCAA All-American football team has come to an end, not due to a lack of worthy athletes, but rather a…

LHS soccer teams get season under way

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Louisville High School boys and girl soccer teams headed into this week’s action looking for their first wins of the season. The Wildcats and Lady Wildcats were set to visit Southeast Lauderdale on…

Editorial roundup – 11/18/15

Paris slaughter demands solidarity It is an insult to the wild kingdom to call the terrorists “animals” who killed at least 129 people and injured more than 350 in Paris Friday night. There is no species but man that would…

Sports schedules – 11/18/15

THURSDAY, NOV. 19 Prep Basketball 6 p.m. — Louisville at Choctaw County 6 p.m. — French Camp at East Webster 6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Oak Hill Academy

Affordable Care Act Seminars At Library

The Winston County Library will host seminars in November, December and January to answer questions about the Affordable Care Act health insurance.  Dr. Yolanda Cook, of Health Help Mississippi located in Starkville, will be available to answer any questions

Memories of Our County – 11/18/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past. In Trouble??? In our society today, we hear so much about our teenagers getting into trouble. There is no doubt that they do. I read the newspapers and I…