News

Local NAACP Branch speaks out about hate crimes

Submitted

The Winston County Branch NAACP, is concerned about the hate crimes that are being committed in this country – most recently the killing of nine innocent African Americans at the historical Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South … Read more

Public school teachers complete MSU training institute

MSU submitted

Representing Louisville and West Point school districts, 20 teachers are at Mississippi State this month to learn the latest methods for engaging students.

The university’s Global Academic Essentials Teaching Institute is organized by the College of Education’s instructional … Read more

MACJC softball moves to one-division format

From special reports

The Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) announced scheduling and playoff changes for the upcoming softball season.

Starting in 2016, each team in the state will play each other once in the regular season and … Read more

Adjustments made to Louisville High coaching staffs

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Louisville High School director of athletics Hilute Hudson announced that the school has named a new head boys basketball coach, as well as noting there have been some changes on the football coaching staff.… Read more

Letters to the Editor – 06/24/15

Take down the flag

It’s time to move the confederate battle flag from the memorial that was dedicated in memory of 5 blacks and 5 whites on the first anniversary of the tornado. I believe that the 5 blacks would … Read more

NOTICE OF LANDS SOLD FOR 2012

NOTICE OF LANDS SOLD FOR 2012
DELINQUENT TAXES THAT WILL MATURE TO PURCHASER August 26, 2015 NOTICE is hereby given that the following listed real property situated in Winston County, Mississippi, and sold August 26, 2013 for delinquent 2012 taxes … Read more

Obituaries – 06/24/15

Ms. Kathrine Jean Shumaker Hoskin
June 11, 2015
Funeral services for Kathrine Hoskin, 62, were held at Pleasant Ridge M.B. Church on Saturday, June 23, 2015, in Noxapater at 2 p.m. Burial at Bethsalem Cemetery.

Ms. Hoskin worked as an … Read more