Ballet Mississippi presents The Nutcracker

From press reports


Ballet Mississippi continues its 50th anniversary celebration with performances of the favorite holiday classic, The Nutcracker. Dazzling young and old alike with spectacular sets, costumes, music, & dancing, this production has become a Mississippi tradition. Returning … Read more

Nanih Waiya’s Holdiness signs Division I Scholarship

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


Wednesday afternoon was a dream come true for Nanih Waiya senior softball standout Ryan Holdiness.

After committing to the University of Central Arkansas two years ago, she officially signed with the school … Read more

DAR holds October meeting

Pictured are Hellen Polk of Starkville who gave the program, Paula Fulton, Regent, and Brenda Hunt, Chaplain.

Regent Paula Fulton called the meeting to order on Oct. 24, 2013.The DAR Ritual was led by Chaplain, Brenda Hunt.

Annie Pearl Matthews gave the National Defense Report which was informed the members about tornado readiness. The secretary, Mary Tabor … Read more

Cultivating a patch of soil

Cunningham in his patch of garden.

From press reports


According to Mike Skipper, County Director, for the MSU Extension Service you would search far and not find any collards that are more beautiful than those grown by Alexander Cunningham.

Cunningham, with his collards is a … Read more

Veterans saluted on the ground and in the air

The crowd watches as the Meridian’s L-17 formation flying team flys over the gathering.

From staff reports


Winston Countains turned out Monday, Nov. 11 to help honor local veterans along with recognize the city of Louisville and Lions Club for placing flags on the Hwy 15 and 25 bypass.

The patriotic celebration featured … Read more