Category: News

Sixteen EMCC Lions have already signed with four-year schools

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

SCOOBA — The evidence of just how deep East Mississippi Community College’s football roster was this season revealed itself earlier this month when 16 Lions signed four-year scholarships on the first day junior college … Read more

Deer have antlers, not horns

By James L. Cummins
Special to The Journal

In many deer camps throughout Mississippi, it is not uncommon to hear someone refer to a white-tail buck’s headgear as “horns.” In reality, those “horns” are actually antlers.

Horns are made of … Read more

USDA seeks public comment on new environmental quality incentives program

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is publishing a rule that outlines how it will improve the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP), one of USDA’s largest conservation programs. The interim final rule includes program changes authorized by Congress in the 2014 … Read more

Landscape suggestions given for showy bark

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel
Extension Horticulture Specialists

In winter, garden features such as bark come into their own. If showy bark is missing in your landscape choose from these suggestions and add some winter interest to your yard. … Read more

News of the Past – 12/31/14

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – January 1, 1915

LOUISVILLE: Mr. and Mrs. Hollingsworth of Attala county visited their son, W. … Read more

Seven Nanih Waiya Warriors honored by Class 1A football coaches

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Senior Nanih Waiya running back Jamarlo Smith was chosen the MHSAA Class 1A Offensive Player of the Year, while six of his teammates were named to the 2014 Mississippi High School Football Coaches 1A … Read more

Obituaries – 12/31/14

Yvonne Chunn Eshee
A memorial gathering and celebration of life for Ms. Yvonne Chunn Eshee was held from 2-4 PM Friday, December 26, 2014 at John E. Stephens Chapel.

Ms. Eshee, 62, passed away on Thursday, December 25, 2014 at … Read more

Legals – 12/31/14

Substitute Trustee’s Notice of Sale
STATE OF MISSISSIPPI
COUNTY OF Winston
WHEREAS, on the 25th day of September, 2006, and acknowledged on the 25th day of September, 2006, Ronny Beasley, An Unmarried Man, executed and delivered a certain Deed of … Read more

Obituaries – 12/31/14

Yvonne Chunn Eshee
A memorial gathering and celebration of life for Ms. Yvonne Chunn Eshee was held from 2-4 PM Friday, December 26, 2014 at John E. Stephens Chapel.

Ms. Eshee, 62, passed away on Thursday, December 25, 2014 at … Read more