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Memories of Our County – 09/02/15

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

Cell Phones

Today nearly everyone uses a cell phone. There are phones that can call just by hearing (?) the owner say the name of the person needed.

There … Read more

Sports Schedules – 09/02/15

THURSDAY, SEPT. 3
Prep Softball
4/6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Central Academy
5/6 p.m. — East Webster at Noxapater
5/6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Louisville
5/6:30 p.m. — French Camp at Ethel… Read more

Hosket leads East Central to big win over Miss. Delta

ECCC quarterback Jesse Hosket tosses a pass during the Warriors win last Thursday.

From combined reports

DECATUR — Jesse Hosket’s first start as quarterback at East Central Community College was a good one, as the former French Camp Academy standout hit on 13-of-18 passes for 188 yards and a touchdown in just two … Read more

Jail Docket – 09/02/15

August 25, 2015
Jauch, Bryan Willis, 10/02/1977, W/M, Talford MDOC, MDOC, Hold for Talford.

August 26, 2015
Higgason, S. David, 09/19/1977, W/M, Scott MDOC, MDOC, Hold for MDOC… Read more

Lady Pats show improvement in a pair of tight losses

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Patriots lost a trio of fast-pitch softball games last week, but Winston Academy first-year head coach Justin Childs said his squad is playing better and competing well almost every night out.

WA … Read more

Editorial roundup – 09/02/15

Hiding behind hybrid office

Tim Kalich
Editor and Publisher
Greenwood Commonwealth

Historically, the Mississippi Legislature has been good about saying the state’s sunshine laws are a necessary antiseptic against waste, misconduct and other shenanigans for everyone but itself.

So, it’s … Read more

Ole Miss Rebels set to open season Saturday

From school reports

OXFORD  – As the dog days of summer wind down, Ole Miss is wrapping up fall camp with the season opener against Tennessee-Martin looming this week. The Rebels concluded a two-hour practice Friday on the practice fields … Read more

Lady Tigers close out week with big win over French Camp

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Noxapater slow-pitch softball team gave itself a little boost heading into this week’s action with a 21-1 win over French Camp Academy in the Kosciusko Tournament on Saturday.

“We played better on Saturday … Read more