Category: News

Birth – 12/17/14

Matty Kadalyn Mayo

Matty Kadalyn Mayo

Miss Matty Kadalyn Mayo was born October 16 at 12:33 p.m. at River Oaks Hospital in Flowood, MS. She weighed 7 pounds 1 ounce and was 20 1/2 inches long.

Proud parents are James and Sarah Mayo … Read more

MSU Faculty members, local graduate students receive regional honors

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STARKVILLE, Miss.–The Southern Regional Council on Educational Administration is honoring two faculty members and two recent doctoral graduates from Lowndes and Winston counties, all in Mississippi State’s College of Education.

The university group recognized individually for scholarship excellence at the … Read more

Awarded

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Head Start’s Volunteer of the Year Award goes to Terron Neal. Neal was selected as MS Action For Progress’ Volunteer of the Year Award in November. Neal stated,… Read more

Let’s Be Neighbors – 12/17/14

Carolyn Mills, provides a weekly view from the community.

Murrey Lee and Robin Black put up the Nativity Scene on the corner of Hwy 14 W and Shiloh Road on Thanksgiving Day , the perfect place for the outdoor … Read more

Memories of our County – 12/17/14

Togetherness

Nothing bothers me more than some problem or contention within a family. We have always had a huge family. My daddy was one of eleven children and my mother was one of seven. There has always been a crowd … Read more

Opposites attract: This attraction can build a good marriage

What does a good marriage look like? I was fortunate to witness to one of the most incredible marriages on earth. Incredible, not just because it was a good marriage, but that they ever got together.

My parents could not … Read more

Protect yourself against IRS phone scams with these tips

From Press and Staff Reports

Thousands of taxpayers, including some in Winston County, have been the target of phone calls in the “largest-ever” phone fraud scam from scammers calling, impersonating IRS agents

This phone scam is just one of the … Read more

Southern Miss awards degrees at Fall 2014 Commencements

The University of Southern Mississippi held fall commencement exercises during ceremonies on its Hattiesburg campus Friday, Dec. 12.

Southern Miss President Rodney Bennett conferred undergraduate, graduate and specialists’ degrees at the two ceremonies, held at Reed Green Coliseum. Dr. Andrew … Read more

Warriors, Tigers named to all Region 3-1A team

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

A pair of Nanih Waiya Warriors highlight the Region 3-1A All-Region team that was released at the conclusion of the 2014 football season.

Senior NW running back Jamarlo Smith was named Region Player of … Read more

ECCC to offer health care industry type classes

CNA Classes Offered in Louisville

Registration continues through January 16, 2015 for a Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) course offered by the East Central Community College Workforce Development Center. Classes begin Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at the Louisville Career Advancement Center.… Read more