Memories of our county – My first perm

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.

Just the exorbitant price of a haircut brings back so many memories. My Daddy used to cut hair on Sunday mornings. We had Sunday services at Liberty Baptist church … Read more

Lady Wildcats sweep pair from Kemper County

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Louisville High School Lady Wildcats swept a pair of region fast-pitch softball games from Kemper County High School on Tuesday.
LHS won the opener 21-1, then took the second game 19-4. Louisville … Read more

Lady Tigers set to face Cathedral

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The 6-9 Lady Tigers of Noxapater High School are set to open the MHSAA Class 1A State Fast-Pitch Softball playoffs on Thursday when they travel to take on Natchez Cathedral in a 4:30 … Read more

Obituary – Juanita McCown Hight

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hightJuanita McCown Hight, 100, one of Winston County’s most influential and supportive citizens, died on Wednesday, April 16, at Oak Tree Plantation in Amory after a brief illness.
A memorial service celebrating her life is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on … Read more

Scholarship awarded

Scholarship recipients at Itawamba Community College for 2014 include Henry Dalton Hudspeth of Louisville, ACT Special Incentive, Leadership.
Hudspeth will be a 2014 graduate of … Read more

It’s elementary

Jakarious Rush – (Mrs. Blair’s class) first place winner
Jaylin Jordan- ( Mrs. Blair’s class) second place winner
Zabaius Miller – ( Mrs. Lee’s class) third place winner

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

In 1983, Congress declared April to be National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Since that time, communities across the country have taken the opportunity to raise awareness of issues surrounding child maltreatment and abuse … Read more