ECCC offering much to local area and students

ECCC Welcomes Area Students for ‘Be Our Guest Night’
Area high school students will be special guests of East Central Community College when the Warriors battle Holmes Community College Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, on the Decatur campus. Kickoff is set … Read more

Memories of our county

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.

Rabbit Tobacco
Daddy smoked cigarettes   from the time he was 13 years of age. He smoked ‘Country Gentleman’ tobacco in a little cloth, draw-string bag for a long time … Read more

Sports Schedules for 9/24/2014

Prep Softball
5:30 p.m. — French Camp at Ethel
6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Noxapater
6:15 p.m. — Nettleton at Louisville
6:30 p.m. — East Webster at Eupora
Junior College… Read more

Mainly Music to host open house

From press reports

The Chamber of Commerce along with Ed and Janet Koeder, owners of Mainly Music, cordially invites everyone to  their Open House on Friday September 26, 2014 from 10:00  am to 5:00 pm.

They will be introducing their … Read more

ECCC Fall Coaches Clinic Scheduled Sept. 27

Some of Mississippi’s most successful basketball coaches will serve as featured speakers when the East Central Community College Fall Coaches Clinic is held Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in the Brackeen-Wood Physical Education Building on the Decatur campus.

Registration for the … Read more

Lady Warriors move to 3-0 in region play

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

What has been an up-and-down season overall for the Nanih Waiya slow-pitch softball team has gotten off to a strong start as far as region play is concerned.… Read more

Sibley to perform at Ackerman Church of God

By Press Reports

Alan Sibley will perform at Ackerman Church of God on Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 6pm. There will be a Bean/Soup/Bread supper before the concert beginning at 4:30pm. The proceeds will go toward the church building fund.… Read more

News of the Past – 9/24/2014

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 25, 1914
LOUISVILLE: Milton Woodward was called to Macon yesterday by the illness of his mother. … Read more

Four steps for attacking garage organization

(Family Features)

Organizing the garage may be one of the most feared tasks in household history. According to a recent Gladiator GarageWorks survey, nearly three out of four households can only park one car in their two-car garage, illustrating the … Read more

No. 1-ranked EMCC rolls to 65-7 victory

From school reports

SCOOBA – East Mississippi Community College’s high-octane offense was complemented by three defensive touchdowns on pick-six scores, as the top-ranked Lions cruised to a 65-7 victory over visiting Northeast Mississippi in their MACJC North Division home opener … Read more