Category: News

Early mistakes cost Tigers in loss to strong EW team

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Noxapater head football coach Casey Orr knew his Tigers would be facing a challenge when they hosted East Webster on Friday night, and he was correct. The Wolverines scored 35 points in the first…

Louisville native Dr. Stephen Mitchell named to Leadership Optometry Class

MADISON, MS – Dr. Stephen Mitchell, a native of Louisville,  of Eye Care Associates of Laurel and Ellisvi have been named to the Mississippi Optometric Association’s (MOA) first Leadership Optometry Class. The program is aimed at developing and training the…

Roberts gets first start in EMCC’s 69-20 win over Southwest

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal SCOOBA — Former Louisville High School standout Wyatt Roberts put together a solid performance in his first collegiate start, leading homestanding East Mississippi Community College to a 69-20 win over Southwest Mississippi Community College…

Man with local ties promoted

Submitted by Elmetra Patterson Eric F. Walker was recently promoted as one of the law school deans at the University of AR – Little Rock, effective July 1, 2015. Eric is a 1995 graduate of Morehouse College – a private, all-male, liberal…

Wildcats looking to bounce back against Kemper County Friday

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal M.C. Miller was very well aware that his team was manhandled in a 46-7 loss to visiting West Point last Friday night at R.E. Hinze Stadium. But the veteran Louisville High School head football…

FUMC women host annual gathering

The women of First United Methodist Church recently held their annual luncheon on Monday, August 24. With over 125 attendees this year boasted great success. For the past 15 years the ladies of First United Methodist Church in Louisville have fellowshipped…

Warriors set to host strong Lake team Friday night

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School look to take the last bite of a tough three-course meal to open the 2015 schedule on Friday night when they play host to a strong Lake…

Sports tales – 09/02/15

WA and LHS coaches speak to Rotary Winston Academy coach Junior Graham and Louisville High School Coach