Rotary Club hosts Justin Wilkes of Break Away Outdoors

From staff reports


The Louisville Rotary Club hosted Justin Wilkes of Break Away Outdoors November 6.

Wilkes outlined the beginning of Break Away Outdoors program and its help to children.

Wilkes outlined that Break-Away Outdoors began from a simple … Read more

Rotary Club hosts Elizabeth Marion

From staff reports


The Louisville Rotary Club hosted Elizabeth Lee Marion November 20.

Marion who presently serves with attorneys Adams and Reese in Jackson spoke about her time as a Rotary Ambassadorial scholar in 1192 and 1993.

Marion discussed … Read more

Tigers, Warriors named to 1A All-State team

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


Five local athletes were recently honored by being chosen for the Mississippi Association of Coaches Class 1A All-State football team.

Two Noxapater Tigers and and two Nanih Waiya Warriors were chosen for … Read more

County supervisors approved property insurance plan

From staff reports


The Winston County Board of Supervisors in the Dec. 16 meeting approved changing property and liability insurance companies to gain a take advantage of the lowest premium offered while gaining several changes.

The board approved moving … Read more


Mr. Harold Ezelle

Funeral services for Mr. Harold Ezelle was held at 1 PM on Monday, December 23, 2013 from John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. Matt White and Rev. John Stephens officiating. Interment was in Greenland Cemetery. John E. … Read more

Rotary Club hosts state senator Giles Ward

From staff reports


The Louisville Rotary Club hosted State senator Giles Ward November 13.

State senator Giles Ward spoke to the rotary Club about the importance of the state’s budget is maintained and his concern on how each tax … Read more

News of the Past

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 2, 1914

WEDDINGS: Mr. Richard McCool of Attala county and Miss Bettie Fulton were married … Read more

Calendar of Events

111th Anniversary to be held Jan. 5

Pastor Anthony Thames and the Oak Grove #2 Baptist Church family will be celebrating 111 year church anniversary January 5 at 3 p.m.  The guest speaker will be Rev. Scotty Dailey and church … Read more

Winston Academy set to play in Kirk Invitational

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


The Winston Academy boys and girls basketball teams are set to play three games each in the Kirk Invitational Tournament being played in Grenada this Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Action for the … Read more

Yokohama job-seekers pack the auditorium at EMCC

Almost 1,000 people showed up at East Mississippi Community College’s Golden Triangle campus Saturday for information sessions about how to submit successful job applications to Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Mississippi (YTMM).

Yokohama officials announced the selection of West Point as the … Read more