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5-2 Noxapater set to host McAdams Friday night at 7

2015 Noxpater Homecoming Court 7th grade – Nona Wilkes, Mia Smith; 8th grade Jenna Wilkes, Mary Grace Mills; 9th grade – Ericka Robertson, Fantasia Carter; 10th grade – Gracey Moore, Dixie Jackson; 11th grade – Simone Coburn, Lexus Riggs; 12th grade – Jenelle Geter, Tiffany Hornesburger; Ladies-in-Waiting – Caliyah Moore, Madelyn Edwards, Ayden Harrington; Queen – Kyria Carter

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Tigers of Noxapater High School have one more task to attend to before facing French Camp Academy and Nanih Waiya High School in key back-to-back Region 3-1A contests.

Noxapater easily dispatched Montgomery County … Read more

Wildcats battle to take Region 4-2A opener over Leake Central

FRONT ROW: Corandreia Pledge, Kiersten Ball, Dyshunte Bragg, LaTiaa Triplett, Marion Ming, Breyonna Sangster, Amani Shell, Makayla Parks, Erica Murry, and Alyissia Joseph BACK ROW:  Charlessia Mays, Aaliyah Haynes, Tyki Gladney, Jordan Sellers, Miriah Ford, Leah Woods, and Nautyca Henly

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Louisville beat Leake Central 22-9 on Friday night to win its Region 4-2A opener, but LHS head coach M.C. Miller says his team is going to have to play much better if it hopes … Read more

Pet of the week – 10/07/15

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Hailey is available for adoption at Louisville Animal Control. She is a spayed lab mix. Her adoption fee is $20.00. Hours are 8am-4pm Mon-Fri. To adopt on weekends, please call 662-705-0398. … Read more

Warriors host French Camp in crucial Region 3-1A game Friday

2015 Nanih Waiya Homecoming Court Kindergarten Royalty: Hank McLeod & Hailey Kemp 7th Grade Maids: Emma Duett & Ashley Clark 8th Grade Maids: Kadyn Fussell & Kaylee Gregory Freshmen Maids: Hanna Higginbotham & Dyamond WalkerSophomore Maids: Hannah McKinion & Kayle Reynolds Junior Maids: Makinsie Clark & Madison Boykin Senior Maids: Krysten Eaves & Mackenzie Johnson Lady-in-Waiting: Marlee Parkes Homecoming Queen: Kenley McMullan

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The preliminaries are over. Nanih Waiya outscored its first four Region 3-1A opponents a combined 218-58 and head into Friday night’s crucial home league showdown against French Camp Academy with a 4-0 mark in … Read more

Book gift

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Two third grade students, Kyla Cole and Ja’Lavian Hunt, students at Louisville Elementary School… Read more

Award winner

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On Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015, Mary Margaret Smith of Kemper County received the United Way of East Mississippi’s 2015 Judith Coursey Crowson Women’s Leadership Award. … Read more

History work

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Mrs. Taylor’s fourth grade history class has been studying about the first Americans. Each year students enjoy constructing different types of Indian dwellings. … Read more

Winston County Master Gardner’s Yard of the Month recognized

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Congratulations to Clara and Hunter Hudson for earning the ‘Yard of the Month’ award for October.

This well-deserving couple has worked on their property for 26 years. Their home is within walking distance of downtown Louisville, yet if you go … Read more

Winston Guards hold monthly meeting

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From press reports

The Winston Guards 2643 UDC chapter began their 2015-2016 year at Lake Tiak O’Khata on September 7, 2015.

President Frances Woodruff opened the meeting by dedicating the annual yearbook to charter member Earline Stewart.… Read more

REPM receive info regarding ad valorem taxes

The Winston County REPM recently welcomed District 3 REPM Director Carolyn Palmer (left) and Tracey Luke, Business Manager for Louisville Public Schools (right). Both are pictured with Winston County REPM President Joe Wylie (center).

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Retired Educational Personnel of Mississippi in Winston County held its October meeting on October 1, 2015 in Louisville City Hall at 1:00 PM.

This meeting featured two speakers for the day. The … Read more