Category: News

Sports Schedules – 09/02/15

THURSDAY, SEPT. 3 Prep Softball 4/6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Central Academy 5/6 p.m. — East Webster at Noxapater 5/6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Louisville 5/6:30 p.m. — French Camp at Ethel

Hosket leads East Central to big win over Miss. Delta

From combined reports DECATUR — Jesse Hosket’s first start as quarterback at East Central Community College was a good one, as the former French Camp Academy standout hit on 13-of-18 passes for 188 yards and a touchdown in just two…

Jail Docket – 09/02/15

August 25, 2015 Jauch, Bryan Willis, 10/02/1977, W/M, Talford MDOC, MDOC, Hold for Talford. August 26, 2015 Higgason, S. David, 09/19/1977, W/M, Scott MDOC, MDOC, Hold for MDOC

Lady Pats show improvement in a pair of tight losses

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Patriots lost a trio of fast-pitch softball games last week, but Winston Academy first-year head coach Justin Childs said his squad is playing better and competing well almost every night out. WA…

Editorial roundup – 09/02/15

Hiding behind hybrid office Tim Kalich Editor and Publisher Greenwood Commonwealth Historically, the Mississippi Legislature has been good about saying the state’s sunshine laws are a necessary antiseptic against waste, misconduct and other shenanigans for everyone but itself. So, it’s no…

Ole Miss Rebels set to open season Saturday

From school reports OXFORD  – As the dog days of summer wind down, Ole Miss is wrapping up fall camp with the season opener against Tennessee-Martin looming this week. The Rebels concluded a two-hour practice Friday on the practice fields…

Lady Tigers close out week with big win over French Camp

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Noxapater slow-pitch softball team gave itself a little boost heading into this week’s action with a 21-1 win over French Camp Academy in the Kosciusko Tournament on Saturday. “We played better on Saturday…

News of the Past – 09/02/15

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 3, 1915 LOUISVILLE: Misses Marle Watson and Jennie Newson returned home this week from their…

Pack food safety with tailgate party

MSU Extension Now that football season is starting up across the country, tailgaters are firing up their grills and breaking out their hamburgers, hot dogs and polish sausages. But a lot of hungry fans could be headed for the emergency…