ECCC Warriors take win at homecoming

Quarterback Donnie Farmer’s 37-yard touchdown strike to wide receiver Jimmy Cockrell with 46 seconds remaining gave East Central Community a thrilling 36-31 homecoming victory over Mississippi Delta Community College Saturday, October 12 at Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus. Cockrell’s…

Obituaries

Ms. Ota L. (Sally)  Watkins Griffin Memorial service for Ms. Ota L. (Sally)  Watkins Griffin was held at 11 AM Saturday, October 12, 2013 at Mars Hill Baptist Cemetery in Leake County, MS with Rev. John Stephens officiating. Ms. Griffin…

Noxapater takes two from East Oktibbeha

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   The Noxapater Lady Tigers closed out their regular season last week with a double-header sweep of East Oktibbeha and a home loss to Louisville. Noxapater, which finished second in the region, was…

Winston County native heading SEC communication office

A 1999 Mississippi State communication graduate is the new communications director for the Southeastern Conference. Charles D. “Chuck” Dunlap’s promotion was announced Thursday [Oct. 10] by conference commissioner Mike Slive. Dunlap begins his new duties immediately, Slive added. Associate director…