School letter grades to be released in October

From Press Reports The Mississippi Department of Education will release school district letter grades for the 2013-14 school year following the Oct. 17 Board of Education meeting in Jackson. This year’s letter grades are based on Mississippi’s new accountability model,…

News of the Past – 9/17/2014

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – September 18, 1914 Louisville High School opened Monday, with first class day attendance at 379 total,…

Calendar of Events – 9/17/2014

Summer Revival Sept. 17-19 Pastor James L. Headd and the Antioch M..B. Church family on Loakfoma Rd. invites the public to their summer revival to be held September 17- 19. Rev. Ivory McDaniel of Bethel M.B. Church will be the…

Thoughts on marriage: We are a team

From Ethen Gillespie The concept of “team first” in team sports is the tried and tested formula for consistent winning and that same way of thinking can mean the difference between success and failure in marriage relationships. We have all…

Sports Schedules – 9/17/2014

THURSDAY, SEPT. 18 Prep Softball 5:30 p.m. — Kemper at Winston Academy 5:30 p.m. — Louisville at French Camp 6 p.m. — Philadelphia at East Webster 6:30 p.m. — Sebastopol at Noxapater 6:30 p.m. — Eupora at Calhoun City Junior…

Let’s be Neighbors – 9/17/2014

Carolyn Mills provides a weekly view from the community. The United Methodist Churches united in a County-wide revival, September 7-10. Services were held on Sunday night at 1st Church with a pot-luck meal followed by a worship and praise service…

Letters to the editor – 9/17/2014

Ramblin’ with Arlene Praise the Lord everyone.   I greet  you in the precious name of Jesus.  I must apologize once again for missing the paper the last couple of weeks.  I appreciate every phone call checking on us.  Devon has…