Category: News

WA Honor Roll

Winston Academy HONOR ROLL 1st SIX WEEKS 2015-2016 2nd Grade – Good Conduct: Gracelyn Ahlum, Maggie Burns, Beau Boatner, Madisyn Conn, Rett Hatcher, Jonah Hood, Marley Lowrey Scribner, Elizabeth Scrivener, Katie Skelton, Cooper Stevenson, Micah Stevenson, Hallie Vernon, Jillian Wallace,…

Sports Schedules – 10/14/15

THURSDAY, OCT. 15 Prep Volleyball 5:30/6:30 p.m. — Choctaw County at Caledonia Junior College Football 7 p.m. — Northwest Mississippi at EMCC 7 p.m. — Holmes at Coahoma

October set as Dyslexia Awareness Month

October is Dyslexia Awareness Month. Dyslexia is the process of having difficulty in reading or forming word recognition in everyday language. “One in five people have some form of dyslexia, whether it has been diagnosed or not. It is considered…

Editorial roundup

One man, two votes   It’s pretty impressive that the initiative to make adequate school funding part of the state Constitution has attracted $2.6 million from three prominent education supporters.

School board supports Initiative 42

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Louisville Municipal School District Board of Trustees made its decision regarding the upcoming Initiative 42 vote on the November ballot during its Oct. 8 meeting held at the LMSD Central Office.

Mississippi Chapter celebrates Day Of Change And Keeping Families Close

Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) is celebrating its annual Day of Change and more than 40 years of keeping families close. The Mississippi Chapter invites individuals, businesses and community groups to support local families with critically-ill children by visiting participating…

Chili & PB Bars: Brock’s Fall Treats

Since I have been working non-stop, I have had limited time to cook for pleasure this summer and semester. However, I do enjoy cooking during October! I once brought my famous chili to a class of mine that I was…

News of the Past – 10/14/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – October 15, 1915 [This edition was not available for review.] 75 Years Ago – October 11,…

Let’s be Neighbors-10/14/2015

Carolyn Mills, Provides a weekly view from the community.   Noxapater is getting famous for their Cotton Gin Festival and Car Show with more and more participation.

EMCC’s Theriot has another strong rodeo performance for Lions

From school reports LIVINGSTON, Ala. – The East Mississippi Community College rodeo team posted a second straight sterling performance to open the fall season by finishing as men’s runners-up and in third place on the women’s side at this past…