GED diplomas

(EC Photo) 

These Winston County residents received high school equivalency diplomas during the semi-annual GED Graduation ceremony held March 20, 2014, at East Central Community College in Decatur. Graduates and their respective hometowns include … Read more

EMCC men take first place win in Northwest rodeo

From school reports

The East Mississippi Community College men’s rodeo team captured the program’s third team title in four years by claiming first-place honors this past weekend at the Landers Dodge/U.S. Army Rodeo hosted by Northwest Mississippi Community College.  Presented … Read more

Extension office event set

Last Saturday Garden Series – MSU Extension Service Apiculturist Dr. Jeff Harris will discuss “Plants for Pollinators” on Saturday, April 26, 2014, from 9 a.m. until noon at the … Read more

Tigers rally for win over Newton High School

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

R.J. Pierce fired a complete game four-hitter to lead Noxapater to a 9-3 win over homestanding Newton High School last Thursday.

Newton actually took a 3-1 lead by scoring three runs in the … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Omerio Dotson

Funeral services for Mrs. Omerio Dotson, 84, were held at Union Chapel M.B. Church in Louisville on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 12 p.m. Rev. Billy J. Clay officiated.

A native of Winston County, Mrs. Dotson was the… Read more

Obituary – Elizabeth Hollis Eaves

Mrs. Elizabeth Hollis Eaves, 63, died Sunday, March 30, 2014, at her home in Union, MS. Funeral services were held at 10:00 A.M. on Tuesday, April 1st, at Porter Funeral Home, with … Read more