By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal
Second-year Winston Academy head baseball coach Justin Flake is using his team’s summer games to put together the jigsaw puzzle of what the Patriots will look like on the diamond next year.
“We lost … Read more
From press reports
Birmingham, Ala. – The Gulf South Conference announced its proud its 19th annual GSC “Top Ten” Award winners on Monday, June 22. Delta State University student-athletes Tyler Sullivan and Taylor Holland were among the honorees.
These awards, … Read more
Hamm Reunion to be held June 27
James and Margaret Hamm reunion will be held at Macedonia Baptist Church Life Center from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m., June 27. Please bring a covered dish and enjoy food and fellowship. Friends … Read more
Hinds Community College graduated nearly 1,200 students on May 14, 15 and 17 at a record-setting eight ceremonies at Hinds Community College’s Raymond Campus and Utica Campus. The graduates earned more than 1,500 credentials including career and technical certificates as … Read more
Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.
The old Swimming Hole
Now days, folks have pools behind their houses and sometimes the really affluent have them inside. But back in the day, we had our own … Read more
What else can I say about cornbread? It’s a staple of the south. From Mexican cornbread to buttery Jiffy cornbread to plain ole homemade cornbread to cornbread filled with all different types of ingredients, cheese, corn, peppers, tomatoes, sausages, cream … Read more
By Nathan Gregory
MSU Ag Communications
Small, rural towns often face the challenge of providing a quality-of-life standard needed to attract new residents, while some communities on the fringe of large cities may struggle to meet the infrastructure demands that … Read more
C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.
100 Years Ago – June 25, 1915
LOUISVILLE: Born to Mr. and Mrs. Mack Smith on the 12th, a … Read more