Category: News

EMCC falls just short of tying NJCAA winning streak record

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal WESSON — Minutes after East Mississippi Community College saw its 25-game winning streak get snapped at the hands of Copiah-Lincoln Community College Thursday night, EMCC head coach Buddy Stephens was already working on getting…

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…

Jail Docket – 09/09/15

September 2, 2015 Miller, Akeems, 07/18/1992, B/M, Attala County, ACSD, Hold for Attala County. Cobbins, Marshawn, 03/24/1965, Attala County, ACSD, Hold for Attala County Parker, Thomas, L-16 Gladney, Contempt of Court.

Reflections of the Universe at Rainwater observatory

Submitted by Edwin Faughn Rainwater Observatory in French Camp, Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this season called “REFLECTIONS OF THE UNIVERSE”. This presentation will be given on Friday, September 11, 2015, starting at 7 p.m. by…

Noxapater softball dropped two games last week

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Tigers of Noxapater looked to get back on the winning track this week as they hosted a pair of mid-week home games before traveling to Sebastopol for a tournament on Saturday. Noxapater…

Lady Patriots lose slugfest to Central Academy

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Patriots of Winston Academy lost a pair of fast-pitch softball games last week, falling to Leake Academy 16-1 and Central Academy of Macon 20-16. This week WA has a pair of road…

Sports Schedules – 09/09/15

THURSDAY, SEPT. 10 Prep Softball TBA — Winston Academy at Kemper Academy 4/5 p.m. — Winona at French Camp 4:30/6 p.m. — East Webster at Houston

7th Annual HarvestFest set for Dean Park Oct. 3

The Friends of Dean Park, Inc. announces its 7th Annual HarvestFest, which will be held Saturday, October 3, 2015, 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at Dean Park (Center Ridge Community), 3850 Hwy 15 South, Louisville, MS. $1.00 Donation requested of…

Check it out – 09/09/15

Check It Out At The Winston County Library! SEPTEMBER 2015 The following FICTION BOOKS are now available for checkout at the library: Sue Grafton – X W.E.B. Griffin – Deadly Assets Robert K. Tannenbaum – Trap

MSU takes season-opening win over USM

From school reports HATTIESBURG — Mississippi State (1-0) beat Southern Miss (0-1) 34-16 on Saturday night, opening the 2015 season with a road victory. Turnovers stalled the Bulldogs early, allowing USM to double MSU’s time of possession for the night,…