Drug arrests made

From press and staff reports A Winston County man was arrested Friday, February 8 and charged with possession of marijuana and with the intent to distribute while in possession of a firearm. Officers from the Winston County Sheriff’s Department went … Read more

Executives meet at Legion State Park

From press reports The Legion State Park Lodge was a buzz Monday, February 11 at 10:30. Senator Giles Ward arranged for the Executive Director of the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks, Dr. Sam Polles along with the Department … Read more

NWTF Hunting Heritage Banquet upcoming

From press reports The local East MS Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation will hold its annual Hunting Heritage Banquet on Saturday February 23 at 6 pm in the Grace Christian School Gym. The meal will be a seafood … Read more

Education notes

Winston County resident among Ole Miss December 2012 Candidates for Degrees OXFORD, Miss. – Darneice Seante’ Floyd of Louisville MS 39339 is among 829 December 2012 candidates for degrees at the University of Mississippi. These include 623 bachelor’s degrees, 132 … Read more

Supervisors discuss grant opportunities, disaster plan

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Board of Supervisors covered an array of business including discussions on grant opportunities and disaster planning in case of an incident like the courthouse fire in Webster County.

Patsy Patterson … Read more