Category: News

New board member joins LMSD trustees, board bans drones

Members of the Louisville Municipal School Board of Trustees and Superintendent Ken McMullan are recognized as part of the remodeled LHS gym dedication. The gym received a facelift with new air and heat as well as new roof, floor, renovated the lobby area, restrooms and the locker room areas.

From press and staff reports

The Louisville Municipal School Board of Trustees held its regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, January 13, 2016.

The meeting did have one member absent. Trustee Mark Dillard was not present due to illness.… Read more

Summer program targets rural medical scholars


STARKVILLE, Miss. — Mississippi high school juniors considering medical careers in their home state have the opportunity to take part in an intense and revealing summer program at Mississippi State University.… Read more

Noxapater’s Kiera Phillips signs with East Mississippi

Kiera Phillips, of Noxapater Attendance Center,  signs letter of intent to play fast pitch softball at East Mississippi Community College. Kiera is the daughter of Patrick and Deffany Phillips. Kiera also plays slow pitch softball, basketball, track, and is a cheerleader. 
Deffany Phillips, Kiera Phillips, Patrick Phillips, Kyle Phillips, Coach Jodi Duran, and Assistant Coach Pam Mills.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

For the fourth consecutive year Noxapater High School has had a softball player sign a college scholarship.

Last week senior second baseman Kiera Phillips signed to play for East Mississippi Community College. Former Lady … Read more

Lady Warriors knock off Starkville Academy in Mid-Mississippi Classic

Kalie Parks (5) controls the ball on an attempted steal by a Leake Academy player.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School bounced back from a 41-37 region loss to Sebastopol last week by posting an impressive 46-38 win over Starkville Academy in the Crowson’s Auto World Mid-Mississippi … Read more

When It Really Matters


When It Really Matters celebrated their ribbon cutting on Friday, January 22. A large crowd gathered in the cozy bakery to wish owners Natali and Shawn Sudduth well with their business venture.… Read more

Get Little Hearts Luncheon tickets now

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Tickets are now on sale for the February 12, 2016 Little Hearts Luncheon at First Baptist Church, Louisville. “Last year approximately 400 people from Winston County enjoyed the delicious meal and fellowship,” organizers stated. Dine in and carry out … Read more

Cancer screening is a ‘no-brainer’


By Linda Breazeale
MSU Ag Communications

STARKVILLE, Miss. — When is knowing about a family history of colorectal cancer a good thing?

Clark Roman of Starkville said knowing his family’s increased incidence of colon cancer prompted him to have regular … Read more

Republican Women of Winston County hear from Trent Kelly representative


The Republican Women of Winston County were in for a treat when Rev. Willy Weddle, representative of Congressman Trent Kelly, spoke to the group on January 19. Weddle of Eupora serves at the Republican 1st District Congressman’s local field representative.… Read more

Eiland Middle School Honor Roll

2nd Nine Weeks Honor Students
Special Distinction
Je’Leia Hathorn
Azyriasian Haynes
Se’Nyah Haynes… Read more