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Blooming

Sunflowers-Sunflowers-Sunflowers Submitted by Diane Luke The sunflowers are blooming profusely at Memorial Garden at Memorial Park. The Town and Country Garden Club Members took this on as a project.

Gregory elected as President for the Mississippi Coroner/M.E. Association

FROM PRESS REPORTS Winston County Coroner Scott Gregory, currently serving as in his third term as Coroner of Winston County, MS was unanimously elected as President of the Mississippi Coroner/Medical Examiners Association by the members of the MS Coroner/M.E. Association…

Noxapater has strong showing in 7-on-7 event

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Noxapater High School’s 7-on-7 summer football season came to an end in a big way as the Tigers recently went undefeated in a tournament in Decatur, taking wins over Quitman, Newton County, Union, and…

Check it out – 07/15/15

Check It Out At The Winston County Library! JULY 2015 The following FICTION BOOKS are now available for checkout at the library: Brad Meltzer – The President’s Shadow

Sports Schedules – 07/15/15

FRIDAY, AUG. 21 Prep Football 7 p.m. — New Hope at Louisville 7 p.m. — Union at Nanih Waiya 7 p.m. — Winona Christian at French Camp

Letters to the Editor – 07/15/15

Symbolism: To change or not to change What is Symbolism? Symbolism is an object, image and/or (but not limited to) words that convey meaning or emotion. Because every person is different, a given symbol may well (and often does) mean…

Should I be screened for prostate cancer?

The prostate gland is a gland that secretes certain types of fluids in men. It is located at the base of the urinary bladder and as a man gets older there is an increased rate cancer development in the gland.…

Memories of our county – 07/15/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past. Homemade Ice-cream Have you ever made ice cream at home? I don’t mean in the freezer or in an electric ice cream maker. I mean by hand in a…

Jones, Ball take All-State honors for NW

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Two Nanih Waiya athletes were recently honored by being selected to the Mississippi Association of Coaches All-State baseball team for MHSAA Class 1A. Senior Peyton Jones and Junior Wyatt Ball were both named to…

News of the Past – 07/15/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – July 16, 1915 LOUISVILLE: Misses Mary Kate Gully and Paula Hight are visiting Mrs. Clarence Fair…