Unemployment rate fell in October

From press reports Mississippi’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 5.9% in October.  The October rate is one-tenth of a percentage point lower than a month earlier in September when the rate was 6.0%.  The October 2016 rate is six-tenths…

Busy week ahead for Nanih Waiya hoops teams

Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal The schedule shuffling continues for the Nanih Waiya basketball teams, who should see three games apiece this week. Last week, the Warriors and Lady Warriors had their games with Ethel on Tuesday postponed because of…

Calendar of Events

La Leche League meeting   4th Sat. each month La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of each month from 1-2 p.m. at the County Extension Building. La Leche League offers mother-to-mother support, leaders accredited by…

Sports Schedule

THURSDAY, DEC. 8 Prep Basketball TBA — Ethel Tournament (FCA, Choctaw County, Ethel entered) East Webster Shootout (Winston Academy, East Webster, J.Z. George entered) Prep Soccer TBA — Quitman at Neshoba Central TBA — Math School at Choctaw Central Junior…