Category: News

Lady Patriots drop close contest to Kemper Academy

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Winston Academy fast-pitch softball team dropped a couple games last week, losing to Starkville Academy 14-4 and Kemper Academy 9-6.

Cotton Gin Festival set for Sept. 26

The Noxapater Community Alliance is gearing up for the annual Cotton Gin Festival. The festival date has be set for Saturday, September 26 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

‘Wings over Winston’ preparing to fly high  

From staff and press reports The blue skies of Winston County will be dotted with displays of history and amazing flying feats September 26 as the “Wings over Winston” air show enjoys a second year. The event The “Wings over…

ECCC falls to 2-1 with loss to No. 14-ranked Gulf Coast

From School Reports The No. 14 ranked Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Bulldogs handed the East Central Community College Warriors their first defeat of the season last Thursday by the score of 30-14 in a Mississippi Association of Community and…

Memories of Our County – 09/16/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past. Nuts I have begun to look for pecans on the many pecan trees around our community. It seems that the crop for this year is going to be scarce.…

Sports Schedule – 09/16/15

THURSDAY, SEPT. 17 Prep Softball 4:30/6 p.m. — East Webster at Grenada 5/6 p.m. — Noxapater at Nanih Waiya

Calendar of Events – 09/16/15

La Leche League to meet La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of each month from 1-2 p.m. at the County Extension Building. La Leche League offers mother-to-mother support, leaders accredited by La Leche League International,…

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…

Jail Docket – 09/16/15

September 7, 2015 Hardy, Marchristian, L-12 Miler, Warrant, Old Fine. September 8, 2015 Goss, Antonio, 05/15/1993, B/M, Jesse Robinson, WSO, Warrants, Petty Larceny, Tresspassing. September 9, 2015 Edwards, Sarah Megan, 04/15/1988, W/F, CSO Barry Miller, CSO, Trespassing.

Editorial Roundup – 09/16/15

Watch out for deer The recent snap in cool weather has been a welcome change from the long, hot summer that’s typical of the Delta. But as the temperatures drop and as deer hunting and mating seasons approach, that also…