Winston Academy sends athletes to North State meet

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Winston Academy Patriots and Lady Patriots had a lot of success at last weekend’s district track meet at Canton Academy, qualifying a large number of athletes for the MAIS North State AA … Read more

Former Winston County Journal editor Hight dies

From staff report A proud Winston County woman who witnessed over 100 years of history died recently. Juanita McCown Hight died April 16, 2014. She was born in Winston County near Plattsburg, and was a 1934 graduate of Mississippi University … Read more

School tours planned

From press reports

The staff of the Louisville Municipal School District is excited to announce school tours to take place on Wednesday April 23, 2014 at 9:00 A.M. Local civic groups, elected officials, retired educators, and numerous other groups will … Read more

Lions Club convention set for Louisville

The Lions Club International state convention will be held May 1 through 4 at Lake Tiak O’Khata in Louisville. With Louisville’s Lions Club hosting the event, more than 200 Lions will be attending.
The Louisville Lions Club has been working … Read more

Warriors continue getting prepared for state tourney

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Next week the Nanih Waiya baseball team will face either Sebastopol or Sacred Heart on Thursday in the second round of the MHSAA Class 1A State Baseball Playoffs. This week, the Warriors will … Read more

Obituary – James H. Whatley

James H. Whatley, 91, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at the Page Greenhouse at United Methodist Senior Services in Tupelo following a long active life. He was born November 15, 1922 in Broxton, GA. A patriotic American, he was a … Read more