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

Nanih Waiya Warriors pick up two victories

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya High School boys basketball team won two of the three games it played last week, with the only loss being to an 11-1 Choctaw County High School team in the first … Read more

Calendar of Events – 01/14/15

Family Center workshop Jan. 15
The Family Center will host a Common Core workshop for parents with children in grades Pre-K through 6th Grade from 5 p.m.- 6 p.m. January 15. Penny Hill will be the presenter.

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Lady Patriots give top-ranked Leake big scare

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Patriots may not have left the gym with a victory on Saturday afternoon against Leake Academy, but they certainly should have left with a lot of confidence.

The WA girls, now 17-8 … Read more