Local powerlifters fare well in state meet

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Several Winston County powerlifters posted big numbers in the MHSAA Powerlifting Championships held this past Saturday at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson. Nanih Waiya had a pair of state champions in MHSAA Class 1A,…

Newly certified

Standing left to right Officer Derrick Ball ,and Officer Brandon Gladney. Both graduated on Thursday April 9, 2015, at 10:00 am from the Basic Police class at the Mississippi Law Enforcement Training Academy in Pearl, MS.

Winston Guards hold monthly meeting

The Winston Guards 2643 UDC held their regular meeting at Lake Tiak O’Khata on Monday March 2. Following the meal, they were entertained by Mr. Pat Arinder of Amory, Mississippi. Pat was dressed in the period clothing of the 1860’s…

New Philly Firefighters

Firefighters Gregory T. McBeath and Chance Smart of the Philadelphia Fire Department graduated April 9, 2015 from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1001 Firefighter I-II course held at the Mississippi State Fire Academy in Jackson, MS.This intense seven week…

Traipsin’ Round Town

Lynne Cunningham provides a weekly view from the community. Christmas on the Quarter Spending the Christmas holiday in New Orleans can be a special treat due to reduced crowds, less sultry weather and heavenly music at St. Louis Cathedral at…