News of the Past – 04/29/15

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

100 Years Ago – April 30, 1915
This edition of the newspaper was not available for review.

75 Years Read more

NJCAA power EMCC to host three summer football camps

Three-time NJCAA Champion East Mississippi Community College is scheduled to conduct three separate summer football camps during the month of June on the Scooba campus.

Having claimed three NJCAA National Championships over the past four seasons, the EMCC Lions will … Read more

Calendar of Events – 04/29/15

Health series
The Coalition for a healthy Winston County will be presenting a LUNCH and LEARN Series that will be presented on the following dates: ; April 27, 11 a.m. at the MSU Extension Office; and May 5, 6 p.m. … Read more

ECCC offers array of class options for summer 2015

East Central Community College in Decatur is offering several summer class offerings, including a three-week intersession term, June and July day and evening terms, online courses and courses at its off-campus locations in the five-county district it serves.

The three-week … Read more

Noxapater advances to second round of softball playoffs

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Tigers of Noxapater High School took a convincing two-game sweep of Resurrection last week to advance to the second round of the MHSAA Class 1A State Fast-Pitch softball playoffs.

Noxapater out-slugged Resurrection … Read more

Obituaries – 04/29/15

Ms. Frances K. Martin
April 20, 2015
Funeral services for Ms. Frances K. Martin, 82, were held at Weir Baptist Church on Friday, April 24, 2015 at 1 p.m. Jared Busby officiated. Burial at Mt. Moriah near Weir.

A native … Read more