Pet of the Week – 2/18/2015

This is Hilton, who we believe is a shepherd/lab mix.  He is neutered, and his adoption fee is $20.  Hilton is great around the dogs that are in the shelter.  To see more pictures of Hilton and the other animals…

News of the Past – 2/18/2015

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – February 19, 1915 MARRIAGES: Mr. Floyd Clark and Miss Gertrude Hudson were married at the home…

EMCC schedules football tryouts for Feb. 25

.From School reports SCOOBA – Three-time NJCAA Champion East Mississippi Community College will conduct open football tryouts for high school seniors on Wednesday, Feb. 25 on the Scooba campus. Special teams registration for kickers, punters and snappers will begin at…

Crop insurance deadline nears

From press reports The USDA’s Risk Management Agency reminds Mississippi farmers that the final dates to apply for crop insurance on most insurable spring crops are fast approaching. Crop insurance provides protection against crop production losses due to natural perils…

Memories of our County – 2/18/2015

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past. Grandmothers God blessed me with one grandmother,  my Daddy’s mother. We called her ‘Granny.’ My mother’s mother died before I was born so I never got to know her.…