Education notes

Hinds CC Names Spring 2016 Deans’ Scholars

Hinds Community College has announced the Deans’ Scholars for the Spring 2016 semester. Deans’ Scholars are those students with a cumulative 3.5 to 3.9 grade point average.

Garrett Sisson of Louisville (39339)
Joleigh … Read more

Head Start open house set

Local residents are invited to take a tour of Winston County Head Start’s classroom August 18 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The event is open to the public, including local business owners, elected officials, elementary principals, and teachers. The … Read more

Calendar of Events

REPM meeting
Aug. 4

REPM will hold its next meeting Aug. 4 at Louisville City Hall at 1 p.m. with
Darlene Bane, Winston Co. Tax Assessor & Collector as guest speaker.

Benefit Program
Aug. 6

Sisters’ Wives, Widows, and Women … Read more

Trio of 2A foes opens NW football season

By Rocky Higginbotham
Winston County Journal

Nanih Waiya’s 2016 football schedule will be a mirror image of the 2015 slate, with only the locations of each matchup changing from a year ago.

That means the Warriors will have the exact … Read more

Series on Netflix spotlights several Winston County natives

A sports documentary by the internet television network Netflix that shines an unflinching spotlight on East Mississippi Community College’s football program has been garnering international attention and positive reviews that began even before its July 29 release.

The six-part series … Read more

Teaching the key for young Noxapater Tigers

By Robbie Robertson
Winston County Journal

Noxapater head football coach Casey Orr was hot in more than one sense of the word when he came off the practice field on Monday.
Orr and the Tigers endured a scorching practice on … Read more