News of the Past – 08/19/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – August 20, 1915 City Health Officer Dr. Montgomery reminds our people of the necessity of putting…

Sports Schedules – 08/19/15

THURSDAY, AUG. 20 Prep Softball 4/6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Kemper Academy 4:30/6 p.m. — Grenada at East Webster 4:30/6 p.m. — French Camp Academy at Winona 5 p.m. — Noxapater at Ethel 5/6:30 p.m. — Eupora at Kosciusko…

Smart exterior lighting can help protect wildlife

By Adam Rohnke Wildlife Extension Associate Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture, Mississippi State University RAYMOND, Miss. — Lighting has increased human productivity by extending the functional time during a given day to work, play and relax. Exterior lighting for…

ECCC soccer teams set to open season

From school reports DECATUR — The East Central Community College men’s and women’s soccer teams both open their seasons Friday , at Meridian Community College. The men’s teams will take the pitch at 1 p.m., with the women’s teams to…

Jail Docket – 08/19/15

August 11, 2015 Moore, Steve R., 03/14/1983, W/M, P.O. Scott, MDOC, Violation of Parole. Schlegel, Justin, 06/02/1981, W/M, P.O.K. Jackson/T. Pritchett, MDOC, Violation of Probation. Hercules, Floyd, 03/26/1964, B/M, WSO, Aggravated Assault.