Category: News

Noxapater Tigers open region play with shutout victory

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The team that wins the turnover battle often wins in the game of football. This is something that Noxapater head football coach Casey Orr is well aware of, and also has him concerned. “Turnovers…

Bull & Barrels fundraiser slated for Oct. 31

From Staff Reports A Bull and Barrels event will be Oct. 31 at the Louisville Coliseum. This is a fundraiser for Colton Mewbourn of Ackerman, who will compete in Miniature Bucking Bulls during the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas…

Lady Wildcats set to begin district softball play

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal First-year Louisville High School slow-pitch softball coach Kylie Ming says his Lady Wildcats have a chance to do well in region play, which begins this week. LHS was set to visit Kosciusko on Tuesday…

Ro-Tel Dip: A Southern Favorite and an easy recipe

Ro-Tel dip, or cheese (queso) and chili dip, has a long history in the south and just about everywhere in the United States. Diced tomatoes with green chilies are popular in many regions with Hispanic influence, and they are equally…

News of the Past – 09/16/15

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 17, 1915 Some excitement was created Wednesday when it developed that Marshall Tabor had a…

Lady Patriots drop close contest to Kemper Academy

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Winston Academy fast-pitch softball team dropped a couple games last week, losing to Starkville Academy 14-4 and Kemper Academy 9-6.

Cotton Gin Festival set for Sept. 26

The Noxapater Community Alliance is gearing up for the annual Cotton Gin Festival. The festival date has be set for Saturday, September 26 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

‘Wings over Winston’ preparing to fly high  

From staff and press reports The blue skies of Winston County will be dotted with displays of history and amazing flying feats September 26 as the “Wings over Winston” air show enjoys a second year. The event The “Wings over…

ECCC falls to 2-1 with loss to No. 14-ranked Gulf Coast

From School Reports The No. 14 ranked Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Bulldogs handed the East Central Community College Warriors their first defeat of the season last Thursday by the score of 30-14 in a Mississippi Association of Community and…