It seems a generation ago in Louisville more people had interesting nicknames. A nickname was not a put-down.

It was sort of a badge of honor, an indication that you were well-liked. Here are a … Read more

Calendar of Events

Annual fellowship Jan. 24

The Mt. Olive Bethel Harmony District Ways and Means Committee will sponsor their annual Fellowship service, January 24, 2014. The time is 6:30 p.m. at the association building, 137 Armstrong Street. Rev Anthony Thames of Oak … Read more

Grace Christian’s Borntrager named to all tournament team

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


Tupelo Christian School swept through the Grace Christian School Basketball Tournament this past week to win the championship.

Diamond Grove finished second, while Starkville Christian was third and Grace Christian fourth. Grace … Read more

REPM discuss Medicare changes for 2014

From Staff reports


Bud Varner of Louisville Insurance Agency on January 9 discussed the recent changes to Medicare that may affect some of the REPM members.

Varner noted that the a few changes had been made to medicare with … Read more

Relay readying for May

From staff reports


Relay for Life committee and team members gathered for a kick-off team meeting January 20.

The group discussed the May 2 Relay and the goals for the event. Those present noted that the group should aim … Read more

Sports schedules


Men’s College Basketball

7 p.m. — Auburn at MSU

8 p.m. — Ole Miss at Vanderbilt


Prep Basketball

6 p.m. — Philadelphia at Choctaw County

6:30 p.m. — Winston Academy at Tri-County

Junior College … Read more

Sharpen ‘the saw’ of a good marriage

As we begin the New Year, I want to ask you two questions: How healthy are you? How healthy is your marriage?

Good physical health requires effort. Eating properly, getting enough rest, getting enough exercise, and practicing good hygiene are … Read more

Winston countain Johnson Avoids Pressure to Attempt Shot


East Central Community College’s Jaleisha Johnson (21) launches a shot while pressured by East Mississippi Community College defenders during the non-division matchup held Tuesday, Jan 7 in the Brackeen-Wood Physical Education Building on the

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