Category: News

Democratic Party to meet

A regular meeting of the Democratic Party will be held on Friday, January 27 at 5:30 p.m. at the city hall auditorium for all Winston County Democrats, A called meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. for all city of Read more

ECCC Workforce Development Courses offered in Winston County

The East Central Community College Workforce Development Center will offer courses in welding and Pharmacy Tech beginning this month in Winston County.

  • Pharmacy Tech– Begins Saturday, February 4, and will meet from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for 12 consecutive
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Chaney praises passage of fire district bill

From press reports

Mississippi Insurance Commissioner and State Fire Marshal Mike Chaney is thanking the Mississippi House of Representatives for their immediate attention and passage of a bill that will allow county boards of supervisors to dissolve, redraw, or reconfigure Read more

Calendar of Events

Republican Meeting set

There will be a meeting of Republican voters residing within the city limits who are interested in forming a Republican Municipal Executive Committee for the City of Louisville. The meeting will be held on Thursday, Jan. 26 Read more

News of the Past

100 Years Ago – January 19, 1916

(This edition was not available for review on microfilm.)  

75 Years Ago – January 16, 1941

  1. J. Wood lost his home and practically all its contents when his house south of Noxapater burned
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Young scores well on rodeo circuit

Blake Young of Nanih Waiya recently traveled to Oklahoma City, Oklahoma to compete in the Miniature Rodeo Association (MRA) World Finals.  Blake rode two out of three of his bulls while there to finish 4th in the world in Senior Read more

Mid-Mississippi Challenge set for Saturday

By Austin Bishop

Winston County Journal

Prep basketball fans in the area are eagerly looking forward to the 11th edition of the Mid-Mississippi Challenge that will be host by Choctaw County High School on Saturday.

The nine-game slate tips off Read more

Wess Chapel  Baptist Church to host The Believer’s Reunion Quartet

From press reports

Wess Chapel Baptist Church will host The Believer’s Reunion Quartet in concert on Saturday, January 28th, 2017 at 7:00 pm.  This well loved group from the late 1970’s and 1980’s had its roots in Winston and Neshoba Read more

Relay for Life planning underway

Get your walking shoes ready as this year’s Winston County Relay for Life is scheduled to take place on April 28 at the Winston County Coliseum. The local Relay for Life committee is busy organizing and brainstorming to make this Read more