Category: News

Campaign Finance fate filer list released

Pursuant to Miss. Ann Code § 23-15-817, the Office of the Secretary of State is required to publish a list of all candidates for the Legislature who failed to timely file a campaign disclosure report by the dates specified.

Below … Read more

ECCC Wall O’ Sound to hold performance

The East Central Community College Wall O’ Sound Marching Band will hold an exhibition performance at 4 p.m. Friday, August 7, on the Decatur campus, announced Ed Girling, interim director of bands.

“We appreciate everyone’s support of the Wall O’ … Read more

ECCC to give COMPASS and residual ACT Tests Aug. 11-14

To assist students who plan to attend East Central Community College for the fall 2015 semester, the college will be giving both the COMPASS and the Residual ACT tests prior to final registration, which is set for Friday, Aug. 14, … Read more

2015 prep football practice officially gets underway

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

All four high school football teams in Winston County have begun their preseason practice for the 2015 season, with all four head coaches seeming upbeat about what they have seen so far.

Two of … Read more

Jail Docket – 07/29/15

July 29, 2015

Pierce, Bradley, 02/15/1986, W/M, W15 Higgason, WSO, Conspiracy to Introduce Contraband to a Facility.

Ford, Faith, 09/07/1973, W/F, W15 Higgason, WSO, Conspiracy to Introduce Contraband to a Facility.

Ford, Allison, 03/03/1992, W/F, W15 Higgason, WSO, Conspiracy to … Read more

Make budget, list for school shopping

Written By Susan Collins-Smith, MSU Ag Communications

Back-to-school supplies can often include expensive items that can blow the family budget, but a little preparation can help keep the cost down.

Susan Cosgrove, financial management agent with the Mississippi State University … Read more

News of the Past – 08/05/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – August 6, 1915

LOUISVILLE: Mr. and Mrs. F. J. Slider returned home from Hot Springs … Read more

Howland era at MSU begins on Nov. 13

From School reports

STARKVILLE – Year one of the Ben Howland era at Mississippi State officially gets underway on Nov. 13 when Eastern Washington visits Humphrey Coliseum for the 2015-16 season opener.

The Bulldogs’ non-conference slate features 12 games, including … Read more

Calendar of Events – 08/05/15

Noxapater Farmer’s market every Saturday
Town of Noxapater Farmer’s Market will host a Farmer’s market from 7 a.m. until 10 a.m. each Saturday

La Leche League to meet
La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of … Read more

Memories of Our County – 08/05/15

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

Pillow top mattresses are the ‘thing’ today. The mattresses are around 12 inches thick and have a deep, soft, pillow-like foundation on the top.  Some folks even buy … Read more