Category: News

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 09/16/15

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Community Conversation about Mental Health with Nfusion 7

by Elmetra Patterson Nfusion 7 has scheduled an event with the community to have conversations about mental health and to provide data and information to help participants converse about key issues of importance to their community. Nfusion 7 Community Conversation…

Local groups working on food drive

From staff and press reports WoodmenLife Chapter 102 of Louisville is stepping up in support of Hunger Action Month, and the organization’s National Community Focus to fight hunger, by raising money online for Backpacks of Hope. The Backpacks of Hope…

Cochran, Wicker announce FEMA Grants for Community Safe Rooms In Tupelo & Louisville

From press reports WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) and Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) today announced that the City of Tupelo and the Louisville Municipal School District, two areas devastated by tornadoes in 2014, will receive more than $3.2…

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…