Category: News

Lady Tigers pick up first win of softball season

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Noxapater High School Lady Tigers struck for 11 runs in the fifth inning to break open a tight contest and rolled to a 16-5 fast-pitch softball win over West Point on Monday.… Read more

Lady Warriors counting on experience this softball season

By Ryan Satcher
Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya Lady Warriors will rely on experience this fast-pitch softball season.

“I have big hopes,” said Nanih Waiya coach Ron Swart. “We have a really good nucleus back. We start four juniors … Read more

Memories of our County – 03/18/2015

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.

“A hat covers a multitude of Sins,” is an old adage that I have heard all my life. That adage can apply to many other things, but In … Read more

Nanih Waiya Attendance Center to hold blood drive

Nanih Waiya Attendance Center and United Blood Services will host a blood drive Friday, March 27, from 8:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. in the bloodmobile at the school.

Donors will receive a free “Pump Up the Blood Supply” T-shirt.… Read more

Legals – 03/18/2015

CIVIL ACTION NO. 2015-018… Read more

Southern cooking spotlight—Mrs. Helen Partridge

This week I have chosen to spotlight one of my favorite cooks, Mrs. Helen Partridge of Louisville. The cakes and breads from Mrs. Helen’s oven cannot be beat, and she accomplishes all her work tirelessly, even in her late seventies. … Read more

Area students to participate in Phi Theta Kappa induction ceremony at ICC

Several area students will be formally inducted into Phi Theta Kappa at Itawamba Community College at 6 p.m., Mar. 19, in the Multi-Purpose Building at the Tupelo Campus.

The ceremony will include students who are members of both Upsilon Sigma, … Read more

Editorial – 03/18/2015

All too preventable

The most difficult thing for any public official to do is tell his supporters something they don’t want to hear. Attorney General Eric Holder deserves credit for doing exactly that last week when he explained why there … Read more

ECCC Lady Warriors sweep Baton Rouge

The East Central Community College Lady Warrior softball team got the sweep over Baton Rouge Community College Monday, March 16, in Decatur. With the wins, ECCC improves to 19-5 overall and 5-3 in division play.

In game one, the Lady … Read more

Major bills get votes on House floor

House members faced another major deadline this past week as we continued to address Senate bills on the House floor. By Wednesday, the House was required to address all general, nonrevenue bills received from the Senate. If a Senate bill … Read more