Category: News

Groups help spruce up airport for major event

Members of the Town & Country Garden Club along with the help of Master Gardeners took on the landscaping task at the entrance to the Louisiville/Winston County Airport. Plans for the cleanup and planting have been in the works since…

Nanih Waiya open region play with resounding win over Leake County

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Watching the game film on Sunday afternoon was a whole lot more fun for Nanih Waiya first year head coach Ryan Keeton than it had been the first three weeks. The Warriors jumped out…

Discussing the flag, future, and ‘big’ tiny feet

This article is going to address a hodgepodge of subjects. The State Flag of Mississippi The first subject I will address is the issue with our very own state flag. My belief is that the city and county officials of…

Local students tour WMC

Local Healthcare & Clinical Services students toured the new facilities of Winston Medical Center. The tour was provided to educate and orient them to the new facility where they will begin job shadowing this month.

Quick start pushes focused Wildcats past Philadelphia, 51-0

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Devante Glenn may not be able to predict the future, but he came awfully close on Friday night. “I told the offense they wren’t going to have to worry about the first snap because…

EMCC bounces back to roll past Coahoma 69-0

From school reports SCOOBA – The seventh-ranked Lions of East Mississippi Community College rebounded from their first football setback in nearly three years by shutting out Coahoma Community College, 69-0, during Thursday’s MACJC North Division opener played at EMCC’s Sullivan-Windham…

Patriots win shoot-out 76-40

From Wendell Womack Consider these game stats: 17 touchdowns, 626 yards in rushing, 303 yards in passing, 329 yards and 115 points! Winston’s victory over Wayne last Friday night in Waynesboro produced more points than many basketball games!

Experience Works program succeeding at Dean Park

by Elmetra Patterson In May 2010, Friends of Dean Park, Inc. (FODP) was approached as to its need for workers at Dean Park to help with the organization and its many functions in the community as well as beautification of…

Beckwith and Sullivan Snag GSC Weekly Honors

Delta State University quarterback Tyler Sullivan and defensive back Joreco Beckwith have been named the Gulf South Conference Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week for games played in Week Two of the 2015 season. West Georgia placekicker Hunter Heck…

Noxapater Tigers open region play with shutout victory

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The team that wins the turnover battle often wins in the game of football. This is something that Noxapater head football coach Casey Orr is well aware of, and also has him concerned. “Turnovers…