Category: News

Coalition for a Healthy Winston County aiming to help all residents


The Coalition, as health workers in the community, over the course of two months, has been attending trainings, meetings, and conferences.

These meetings and trainings were provided by two of our partners, The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) and Diabetes … Read more

NW Honor Roll

Nanih Waiya 4th Nine Weeks Honor Roll

2nd Grade Special Distinction: Jade Chandler, Amelia Gully, Kade Hollingsworth, Hannah Moffett, Samuel Nance, Bradyn Nowell, Hayley Permenter, and Alyssa Price

2nd Grade Distinction: Kaylee Barnhill, Breanna Boatner, Marcus Bobo, Braley Dickerson, Gillion … Read more

MSU-USM football game to kick-off at 9 p.m. on Sept. 5

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Mississippi State University’s first football game of the 2015 season may actually end early on Sunday morning.

MSU, looking to build off an impressive 2014 season that saw the Bulldogs go 10-3 on the … Read more

Letters to the editor – 06/10/15

Concerns over call

For the Sheriff department to come to Noxapater and tell the people that I call them on that they don’t have to worry about me anymore when I… Read more

Memories of our county – 06/10/15

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

When I was nine years old, I went to a revival meeting at Camp Ground Methodist church. I heard a preacher whose name was Stephens or Stevens. While … Read more

MSU announces Spring 2015 Graduation & President’s/Dean’s List

Below is the Mississippi State University GRADUATION List for the 2015 spring term for your county.
Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU. Their specific … Read more

Calendar of Events – 06/10/15

La Leche League to meet
La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of each month from 1-2 p.m. at the County Extension Building. La Leche League offers mother-to-mother support, leaders accredited by La Leche League International, … Read more

‘A delectable afternoon’ (An NPR Commentary)

by Brock Rogers

A couple years ago, as I was working on my master’s degree at Mississippi State, I was encouraged to enter a writing contest, and I chose to write about my late grandmother’s egg custard pies. I had … Read more

Eiland Middle School Honor Roll

2nd Semester Honor Students

Special Distinction
Clinton Dooley
Aaliyah Dorsey
Kristian Hopkins
Jalen Ingram
Katie Lucas
Trey McMullan
Keon Smith

Brianna Boyd
Tyler Burnham
May Clay
Ethan Dailey
Tiauna Dora
Flor Espino
Janie Espino
Seth Griffin
Jordan Harris
Billy … Read more

Registration underway for July term at ECCC

East Central Community College in Decatur is offering several day and evening courses during its July Term and registration is currently underway.

This four-week summer term begins July 1 and ends July 29. Courses are being offered on the Decatur … Read more