Category: News

Sports Schedules – 03/04/2015

WED, MARCH 4
Prep Basketball
(At Jackson State University)
9:00 AM — BOYS (Game 3B) — Class 1A quarterfinals: Ashland vs. Durant
10:30 AM — BOYS (Game 4B) — Class 1A quarterfinals: Shaw vs. Pelahatchie
12:00 PM — BOYS (Game … Read more

Young but experienced Tigers look for success in 2015

By Ryan Satcher
Winston County Journal

The Noxapater baseball team will rely on a roster full of sophomores this year but have gained a lot of experience over the past couple of seasons.

“We have a lot of tenth-graders that … Read more

ECCC Squads Prepare for Region 23 Basketball Tourney

East Central Community College basketball squads have qualified to compete in the NJCAA Region 23 Tournament scheduled March 4-7, 2015, at Mississippi College in Clinton.

The East Central men quailed for the single elimination event as the number seven seed … Read more

Hood updates area on recent legislative actions

From District 35 Representative Joey Hood

This past week, House members faced Wednesday’s deadline for original floor action on Appropriation and Revenue bills originating in the House, and Thursday’s deadline of reconsideration on Appropriation and Revenue bills originating in the … Read more

State Health Officer announces Certificate of Need Decision for WMC

From press reports

The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) announces the issuance of a Certificate of Need (CON) for the following project:

RCG Mississippi, Inc. d/b/a RCG Louisville
Louisville, Mississippi
 
Repair of ESRD Facility Due to Natural Disaster and Read more

Noxapater baseball splits two games to open season

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Noxapater Tigers opened the 2015 baseball season by splitting a pair of games in its own Noxapater Classic last weekend.

The Tigers dropped a 9-2 decision to Philadelphia but then posted a solid … Read more

Learn about your community through shopping

From the Winston County Economic Development Partnership and Chamber of Commerce

Local business owners are often treasure troves of historical knowledge related to our area, so shopping locally can provide you with important history and community knowledge.

The next time … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 03/04/2015

Listen up Congress
Just saying………..our Congress should stop talking about who is a Christian and who is not when they make falsehoods all the time and show such disrespect for their President (yes their president), their fellowman and their country.… Read more

Union suits still around after all these years

By Dottie Dewberry

Did you know that union suits were originally created for women? Did you know that in the beginning they were red and were made out of flannel? Did you know that they were made as far back … Read more

Calendar of Events – 03/04/2015

Class Reunion planned
Joint Class Reunion July 17-18, 2015. We are looking for NOXAPATER HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES from 1974, 1975, and 1976. Find us on Facebook page Tigers Joint Reunion 74-75-76 or e-mail TigerReunion747576@yahoo.com or call Sandra at 662-803-1459.

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