Jail Docket

Editor’s note: Unless otherwise noted or not applicable, defendants listed in this report have only been charged with the offenses listed and have not been convicted in court. The information contained herein is derived from public records. Persons are innocent … Read more

Sups approve fire-grading district in county

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Board of Supervisors approved the creation of the Betheden Fire Grading District during its August 15 meeting held at the Winston County Courthouse.

The board held a public hearing during … Read more

Calendar of Events


Hopewell United Methodist Church Revival will be held on Sunday, August 28th at 6 p.m. and Monday, August 29 through Wednesday, August 31st at 7 p.m. nightly. The guest speaker will be Rev. Rochell Ashford Minor from Liberty United … Read more

Sports schedules

Prep Volleyball
6 p.m. — Aberdeen at Choctaw County
Prep Softball
TBA — Neshoba Central at Philadelphia
5:30 p.m. — Winston Academy at Kemper Academy
5:30 p.m. — French Camp at Leake County
5:45 pm. — Canton … Read more

Lady Warriors drop pair to open softball season

By Rocky HIgginbotham
Winston County Journal

Offense was difficult to come by for the Nanih Waiya slow-pitch softball team in its season-opening action last weekend in the Winston Classic.

The young Lady Warriors dropped a 14-4 decision to Noxapater, then … Read more

Warriors anxious to open season Friday night

By Rocky Higginbotham
Winston County Journal

Like most high school football teams around, Nanih Waiya’s players were chomping at the bit to hit someone else last week when the Warriors were slated to face off against Pelahatchie in jamboree action.… Read more