Category: News

Pilot Club members attend Fall Council

On Saturday, October 15, 2016, local Pilots attended the Mississippi District of Pilot International Fall Council held at First & Green in Grenada, MS.  Fall Council is an annual event which provides assistance to clubs in the development of leadership Read more

DAR recognizes students

Congratulations to the following Winston County DAR Good Citizens for this year : Asia Eichelberger from Louisville High School, Jillian Gregory from Nanih Waiya, Clay Mercer from Winston Academy and Brooke Gillis from Grace Christian School.DAR_1760 DAR_1759 DAR_1755 DAR_1757




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Clark Earns Student of the Month Honors from MCEF

Ashley Clark, a junior carpentry student at Winston-Louisville Career and Technical Center, is being honored by the Mississippi Construction Education Foundation as the student of the month for the state’s north central region.Ashley Clark

Boasting a near-perfect grade point average at Read more

Honoring those who have served

The Winston County Veterans Day program and parade were deemed a success as many gathered to pay homage to those who have served our country on Saturday. Bro. Mike Dowd was the master of ceremonies as he opened the program Read more

5th Judicial Drug Court hosts first ever graduation

By Daniel Brunty

The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Fifth Circuit Court District Judicial Drug Court held its first ever Drug Court Graduation at the Choctaw County Courthouse Nov. 1.

The Honorable Joseph H. Loper, Jr. and The Honorable George M. Mitchell, Read more

Noxapater Honor roll

Noxapater Attendance Center Honor Roll

Kindergarten Special Distinction: Braylen Hathorn, Kyleigh Holdiness, Olivia Hornesburger, and Corbin Kirk

Kindergarten Distinction: Aumi Broyles, Moriel Carter, Lacedrick Riddle, Blake Stone and Isaiah Walker

Kindergarten Honor Roll: Ty’Davion McDonald

1st Grade Special Distinction: Gabbrielle 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 –November 10, 1916

LOUISVILLE:  Mr. and Mrs. J. D. McGraw are the proud possessors of a fine Read more

Let’s be Neighbors

Carolyn Mills,

Provides a weekly view from the community.

The annual Ingram Reunion was held last weekend with relatives gathering at the home of Betty Ingram Worrell in Choctaw County on Saturday for lunch, at the home of Stuart Ingram Read more

Jail Docket

Jail Docket (10/27- 11/3/2016)

Name Date of Birth Charges Arrest Date

Jimmy C. Miller, 3/26/1953, Disorderly Conduct- Disturbing the peace, Winston County Sheriff Department, 10/31/16;

Christopher Baker, 7/7/1980, obstructing highway, MV- no insurance, MV- driver’s license- none, DUI 1st offense, Read more

Brock’s Classic Thanksgiving Recipes: Part One

Thanksgiving is almost here! In the next few columns, we will concentrate on just simple and southern Thanksgiving favorites—mostly just some good and timely classic favorites! This week I have for you my easy creamy cream cheese mashed potatoes (loaded Read more