Community celebrates Greensboro Day

Children at the event make music under the direction of Linda Stephen.

by Frank Taylor

As the clock tilted towards Greensboro Day 2014, Mother Nature unleashed inch and half of deserving rain on early Friday Morning which caused alarm in Greensboro. Nevertheless, the Greensboro Planning Committee Members Elaine Miller Hobson & Joan … Read more

GED diplomas

(EC Photo) 

These Winston County residents received high school equivalency diplomas during the semi-annual GED Graduation ceremony held March 20, 2014, at East Central Community College in Decatur. Graduates and their respective hometowns include … Read more

EMCC men take first place win in Northwest rodeo

From school reports

The East Mississippi Community College men’s rodeo team captured the program’s third team title in four years by claiming first-place honors this past weekend at the Landers Dodge/U.S. Army Rodeo hosted by Northwest Mississippi Community College.  Presented … Read more

Extension office event set

Last Saturday Garden Series – MSU Extension Service Apiculturist Dr. Jeff Harris will discuss “Plants for Pollinators” on Saturday, April 26, 2014, from 9 a.m. until noon at the … Read more

Tigers rally for win over Newton High School

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

R.J. Pierce fired a complete game four-hitter to lead Noxapater to a 9-3 win over homestanding Newton High School last Thursday.

Newton actually took a 3-1 lead by scoring three runs in the … Read more