Pearson finishes fourth in Wrangler NFR event

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   Tyler Pearson of Louisville was one of just four cowboys to record a score in all 10 rounds during the steer wrestling portion of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo that came to…

C.J. Bates among 11 Lions to sign with Division I schools

From combined reports   East Mississippi Community College continues to provide a pipeline for football talent moving onto the next level, as 11 players from the Lions’ 2013 NJCAA National Championship team signed National Letters of Intent with four-year universities…

Nanih Waiya looking to add game with Louisville

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   The Nanih Waiya High School Warriors and Lady Warriors could possibly be adding games against Louisville HIgh School either late in 2013 or early in 2014, but no dates have been confirmed…

Louisville soccer teams get on hot streak

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   The Louisville High School boys and girls soccer teams closed out the 2013 portion of their schedule with a pair of wins. The Wildcats pounded West Lowndes 10-0 and recorded a 3-0…

Celebration of Champions set for Feb. 1

Coach Miller and his team celebrate at the recent championship. Kevin Hudson/Imageworks Photography

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   An event featuring the coaching staffs of all eight of Louisville High School’s MHSAA State Football Champions is set for Saturday, Feb. 1 at Louisville High School. Ken McMullan, superintendent of the…

Wicker tells MSU graduates to make positive impact

Graduates Kathy R. Rainey of West Point, Kameca L. Woodard of Weir, Marietta Porter of Starkville, and Cynthia D. Waldrip of Louisville enjoy celebrating their achievements at Mississippi State University’s commencement exercises Saturday. (Photo by Russ Houston)

From press reports   U.S. Sen. Roger F. Wicker told Mississippi State fall graduates Saturday [Dec. 14] that big things are expected from them, but that important contributions to society don’t always come with public acclaim. Wicker delivered the commencement…