Category: News

Holmes Community College Bulldogs prepare for season

The 2015 Holmes Community College Football Schedule has been released featuring five home games with one of the home games being played at Grenada High School in September. The season kicks off on Aug. 27 in Raymond at Hinds Community…

Lady Patriots still looking for offensive production

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal First-year Winston Academy fast-pitch softball coach Justin Childs knew his team was going to be young heading into the 2015 season. “They lost a lot of players off last year’s team,” Childs said. “We…

New wave of phone scams here

From press reports Mississippi (August 13, 2015) Consumers throughout the state have been reporting scammers calling looking for ways to steal your money or identity. Calls have covered everything from government agencies such as IRS, Social Security, and local sheriff’s departments…

MDOT provides matching funds for federal airport projects

Jackson, Miss. — The Mississippi Transportation Commission (MTC) recently authorized the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) to provide the matching funds for upcoming federal airport improvement projects. These funds will provide 50 percent of the local matching share to projects…

Legals – 08/19/15

Winston County Medical Foundation REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATION FOR CONSTRUCTION MANAGER NOT AT RISK Deadline for Submission: September 14, 2015 by 2:00 p.m. CST INTRODUCTION

Obituaries – 08/19/15

Crystal Gale Gunn Moore Aug. 17, 2015 Services for Crystal Gale Gunn Moore, 31, of Eupora will be at 2 p.m. Aug. 24, 2015, at Red Hill M.B Church in Eupora (LaGrange Road) with Pastor Larry Mays officiating. Burial will…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 08/12/15

We now have a subscription service for our website. If you are a current print subscriber, please email us at bookkeeping@winstoncountyjournal.com with your name, email address and mailing address, and you can access this content as part of your print subscription. If…

Candidates prepare for Aug. 25 runoff

From staff reports With only 6,313 of the 12,907 registered voters returning to the polls the August 4 Primary election was successful. Robert Gray Democratic candidate for Governor carried Winston County with 52% of the vote with Vicki Slater trailing…

Supervisors discuss hospital, roads and more

From staff reports The Winston County Board of Supervisors met on August 3 at the Winston County Courthouse. Paul Black from Winston Medical Center gave an update on the hospital and nursing home. “We had the Winston County Nursing Home…

Rally Alley event set for Thursday

From staff and press reports The Rally in Sturgis has come rumbling back for another year. Bikers from near and far will make the ride to Sturgis this weekend, August 14-16, for The Rally 2015. Hundreds of motorcycle riders will visit…