Reviewing of bills begins

By District 35 Rep. Joey Hood

On January 6, 2015, the 130th Mississippi State Legislature kicked off the last session in the four-year term.

Despite cool temperatures, House members arrived at the Capitol with warm smiles and familiar handshakes as … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/14/15

THURSDAY, JAN. 8
Prep Basketball
East Webster Invitational (4 p.m. — Nanih Waiya girls vs. Choctaw County; 5:30 p.m. — Nanih Waiya boys vs. Choctaw County; 7 p.m. — East Webster girls vs. Ethel; 8:30 p.m. — East Webster boys … Read more

Boehner conservative choice for speaker

Rep. Gregg Harper, Third Congressional District

Last Tuesday, I was one of 216 of 246 House Republicans that elected John Boehner to serve as Speaker for the 114th Congress. Those 216 included some of the most conservative members we have … Read more

News of the Past – 01/14/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – January 15, 1915

LOUISVILLE: Dr. A. S. Kirk, who has been quite ill, is much … Read more

It’s Elementary – 01/14/15

Jennie Caperton, elementary Schools nurse, provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home.

Parents of Fair Elementary students, your child received a book of postcards on Monday for a school fund raiser. Please complete these with addresses … Read more