Category: News

Tigers had their chances in first-round playoff loss

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Despite dropping two straight games in the first round of the MHSAA Class 1A State Playoffs, Noxapater head coach Casey Orr said his Tigers were evenly matched with Resurrection.

“It was really two close … Read more

Sports Schedules – 04/29/15

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 29
College Softball
6 pm. — Ole Miss at Mississippi Valley State

THURSDAY, APRIL 30
Prep Softball
5:30 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Starkville Christian
College Baseball
6:30 p.m. — LSU at Mississippi State… Read more

Aldermen accept bids regarding plywood project

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Board of Aldermen discussed bids regarding the upcoming plywood project, as well as receiving an update on the progress being made at the county airport during their regular meeting held on … Read more

‘Kids-N-Kats’ Youth Fishing Rodeo set for May 2

Children 15 years and younger are invited to a youth fishing rodeo at Legion State Park beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 2. The free event is hosted by the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) and the … Read more

ECCC to offer ‘How to Develop a Business Plan’ workshop

East Central Community College’s Small Business Development Center will offer “How to Develop a Business Plan” at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at the Neshoba Business Enterprise Center in Philadelphia and at 5:30 p.m. Monday, May 18, at the … Read more

ECCC Announces 2015-16 Cheerleaders

East Central Community College recently announced members of the 2015-16 Cheerleading Squad following tryouts held on the Decatur campus.

Cheerleaders and their respective … Read more

Winston Plywood & Veneer launches website as it counts down to opening

Company Highlights Public-Private Partnership and Ongoing Construction at Winston County Facility

From press reports

Winston Plywood & Veneer launched the company’s official new website Tuesday, highlighting its strong partnership with city and state officials and signaling continued progress toward completion … Read more

Warriors roll past Salem in 1A Playoffs opener

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya Warriors opened the MHSAA Class 1A Playoffs in fine fashion on Friday, sweeping a pair of games from Salem.

Nanih Waiya was set to face off with Bogue Chitto in the … Read more

Lady Wildcats finish softball season at 10-7

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

While they didn’t qualify for the MHSAA Class 3A State Playoffs, fist-year head coach Kylie Ming saw plenty of good things out of his Louisville High School Lady Wildcats as they closed out the … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 04/29/15

Frogs for Snakes

Now that the U.S. economy has and continues to climb out of the deep hole from the recession of 2008-09, one of the important developments that has led to and continues to contribute to this recover has … Read more