Category: News

Rebels focusing on upcoming season

The Ole Miss football team continued to prepare for the upcoming 2015 season on Friday.. The fall camp session took place on the practice fields adjacent to the Manning Center, where the Rebels ran plays deep in their own territory…

Local non-profit works to increase community access to local foods

By Terricha Phillips My Brother’s Keeper, Inc. Farmers markets are popping up in more urban areas and have risen in popularity in rural communities from consumer demand for fresh products directly from the farm. In response, The United States Department…

Sports Schedules – 08/19/15

THURSDAY, AUG. 20 Prep Softball 4/6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Kemper Academy 4:30/6 p.m. — Grenada at East Webster 4:30/6 p.m. — French Camp Academy at Winona 5 p.m. — Noxapater at Ethel 5/6:30 p.m. — Eupora at Kosciusko…

News of the Past – 08/19/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – August 20, 1915 City Health Officer Dr. Montgomery reminds our people of the necessity of putting…

ECCC invites public to ‘Meet the Warriors’

The public is invited to “Meet the Warriors” when East Central Community College hosts the annual pep rally and player introductions event scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 24, at Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus. ECCC President Dr. Billy…

Smart exterior lighting can help protect wildlife

By Adam Rohnke Wildlife Extension Associate Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture, Mississippi State University RAYMOND, Miss. — Lighting has increased human productivity by extending the functional time during a given day to work, play and relax. Exterior lighting for…

ECCC soccer teams set to open season

From school reports DECATUR — The East Central Community College men’s and women’s soccer teams both open their seasons Friday , at Meridian Community College. The men’s teams will take the pitch at 1 p.m., with the women’s teams to…

Jail Docket – 08/19/15

August 11, 2015 Moore, Steve R., 03/14/1983, W/M, P.O. Scott, MDOC, Violation of Parole. Schlegel, Justin, 06/02/1981, W/M, P.O.K. Jackson/T. Pritchett, MDOC, Violation of Probation. Hercules, Floyd, 03/26/1964, B/M, WSO, Aggravated Assault.

Young Lady Warriors looking to gain experience quickly

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal With Ashlie Thames being the only senior on the team, first-year Nanih Waiya head slow-pitch softball coach Courtnee Graham knew her team would be inexperienced. “We are a young team,” Graham said, after her…

Easy burger casseroles…plus Sunkist Cake

Casseroles and easy meals are a giant part of the lives of busy people, and since many of my recipes are specifically geared toward all of my readers who are very busy, these recipes that I have provided this week…