Category: News

Editorial Roundup – 04/22/15

The case for police cameras
Editorial by Jack Ryan

Two recorded events, one in South Carolina and the other in Arizona, make it obvious that assigning a camera to all police officers as part of their work equipment would be … Read more

Nanih Waiya boys, girls, win district track titles

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Nanih Waiya had a successful day in the District 5-1A Track Meet on Monday, with Kenley McMullan and Jamarlo Smith both taking first place in all four events they entered.

The top four places … Read more

Winston drops two games to Canton Academy

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Winston Academy closed out its district baseball schedule with a pair of losses to Canton Academy.

WA fell behind homestanding Canton 6-2 after two innings on Wednesday, but hit for three in the top … Read more

County officials implement emergency notification plan

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

As many people in Winston County prepare to remember the one-year anniversary of the April 28, 2015 storms, county officials are looking for ways to improve on ways to prepare for an event … Read more

Homecoming set for Red Hills Festival

Winston County Homecoming is scheduled May 23, in conjunction with the Red Hills Festival. There will be a minimuseum with historical photos, class photos, and composites, interesting artifacts, and much more.… Read more

Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge Youth Fishing Rodeo set

JACKSON – Children 4 to 15 years old are invited to a youth fishing rodeo at the Fishing Derby Ponds beginning at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 25. The free event is hosted by the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, … Read more

ECCC hosts Student Art Exhibit

The East Central Community College Art Department will host its annual Student Art Exhibition Monday, April 20 through Friday, May 1 in the Vickers Fine Arts Center on the Decatur campus.

The exhibit will feature drawings, paintings, prints, sculpture and … Read more

Cornerstone Clinic annual meeting set for May 3

The meeting for Cornerstone Clinic will be held Sunday, May 3 at 3 p.m. in the fellowship hall in First United Methodist Church. Cornerstone Clinic provides Health care and medicine for our uninsured residents in Winston County.… Read more

ICC’s Choir, Chamber Singers set April 27 concert including local

Itawamba Community College’s Choir and Chamber Singers will perform in concert at 6:30 p.m., Apr. 27, in the W.O. Benjamin Fine Arts Center auditorium at the Fulton Campus.

Among the selections are “Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho,” “Lamentations of … Read more

Sports Schedules – 04/22/15

Junior College Baseball
3 p.m. — Holmes at Itawamba (DH)
3 p.m. — Southwest Miss. at East Central (DH)
4 p.m. — Northwest Mississippi at EMCC (DH)
College Baseball
6:30 p.m. — Memphis at Ole Miss… Read more