Category: News

Wildcats season comes to an end with 35-13 loss to Charleston


By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Louisville High School Wildcats will have to wait a little longer to claim their ninth state championship in football. But with what the ‘Cats have returning next year, that wait might not … Read more

Art fun and learning


Winston Academy students from Survey of the Arts taught by Mary Snow and Melanie McNeel recently visited The Craftmen’s Guild of Mississippi in Jackson, Mississippi.  They received instruction in clay sculpting, wood turning and blacksmithing.  The class is designed to … Read more

WMC wins Best of Show

From left to right, Lacey Vowell, Brandi Krajewski, Paul Black, and Fran Misso show off their many awards during the 27th annual Maggie Awards.)

Krajewski named Junior Practitioner of the Year during annual Maggie Awards

The Mississippi Hospital Association’s Society for Health Care Marketing and Public Relations presented the 27th Annual Maggie Awards during an awards dinner on Nov. 6 at the MHA Conference … Read more

Deer rut in Mississippi varies in areas of the state

by James L. Cummins
Special to the Journa

Even with preparations and the best-laid plans, many hunters agree that killing a trophy buck would be near impossible if it weren’t for the distraction of the rut. Doe-crazed bucks have … Read more

Winston Academy 2nd Six Weeks

HONOR ROLL 2nd SIX WEEKS 2014-2015

CHASE ALLMAN                    THEA BLAIR
THEA BLAIR                            BEAU CARR
BEAU CARR                             LANDON CLARK
LANDON CLARK                    JONAH HOOD
MADISYN CONN                    SAVANNA JOHNSON… Read more

Let’s Be Neighbors – 11/26/14

Carolyn Mills provides a weekly view from the community.

Happy Thanksgiving to everyone reading this column. It just doesn’t seem possible that this holiday is this week. All the Christmas decorations, up already, seem to take away from Thanksgiving which … Read more

Check it out – 11/26/14

Check It Out At The Winston County Library!


The following FICTION BOOKS are now available for checkout at the library:… Read more

Sports schedules – 11/26/14

College Volleyball
7 p.m. — Texas A&M at Mississippi State

Men’s College Basketball
TBA — Ole Miss vs. Creighton in Niceville,, Fla.
8:30 p.m. — Mississippi State vs. St. Louis at Corpus Christi Coastal … Read more