Traipsin’ round town by Lynne Cunningham

Have you detected any hint of Fall in our steamy hot atmosphere lately? Not likely with the temps up to mid-nineties these dog days of summer. But take heart. My prediction usually comes true about fall. Which is: September days … Read more

Wildcat Basketball Camp held at LHS

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

With the new school year right around the corner, the basketball coaches at LHS held their 2nd Annual Wildcat Basketball Camp from July 27-31 on campus.

The camp featured boy and girl athletes … Read more

Refuge welcomes new biologist

Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge welcomes their new wildlife biologist, Steven Lewis.

Steven is a 2005 graduate of Mississippi State University, majoring in Wildlife Science within the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture. Prior to his arrival at … Read more


By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

As the Nanih Waiya Warriors football team prepares for the upcoming season, they held their annual midnight scrimmage this past Saturday morning in front of a large crowd.

Head coach Tate Hanna and … Read more

Calendar of Events

Cheal kick off Aug. 10 Christian Home Educators Association of Louisville will have their annual kickoff, Friday, August 10 at Northside Park in Philadelphia, 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. We will also have a curriculum/book swap/sell/ give away. Bring a … Read more

The positives of breastfeeding touted by display

By Bonnie Myers

World Breastfeeding Month began August 1.

This year’s theme is entitled “The Road to Lifelong Health Begins with Breastfeeding”. What does breastfeeding have to do with lifelong health? Why does the American Academy of Pediatrics now refer … Read more