News

Lady Tigers earn spot in Class 2A playoffs

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

The Noxapater softball team used a solid 9-1 win over West Lowndes last Thursday to clinch second place in the region and earn a spot in the MHSAA Class 2A Slow-Pitch Softball … Read more

Lady Wildcats fall short of MHSAA Class 3A Playoffs

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

A pair of losses last week knocked the Louisville High School slow-pitch softball team out of playoff contention.

The Lady Wildcats lost to visiting Nettleton 16-0 last Tuesday and then suffered a … Read more

ECCC ‘Thinking Pink’ this week

Several activities are being held this week on the Decatur campus of East Central Community College in observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Sponsored by Phi Beta Lambda, “Think Pink Week” gets under way Monday, Oct. 7, with the distribution … Read more

Chamber has Fall falling in place

From staff reports

 

The Winston County Chamber of Commerce has planned and is moving forward with a busy fall plans.

The Chamber will kick off its Fall events with a Business and Industry Appreciation Lunch set for October 10.… Read more

Rebels roll over Winston Academy Patriots

By Wendell Womack

 

The Winston Jr. High Patriots finished their season with a perfect 7-0 record and captured the District 2 AA Jr. High Championship by defeating the Leake Rebels last Thursday night at Patriot Field. But the payback … Read more

ECCC Offers ‘Excel 2010 Class’ at Training Center

 

“Microsoft Excel 2010” is the topic of an eight week class designed to provide participants with a comprehensive look at formulas and function in spreadsheets.  Topics will include basic formulas, absolute referencing, and several functions to help participants become … Read more

Sports schedules

FRIDAY, OCT. 11

Prep Football

7 p.m. — Starkville Academy at French Camp

7 p.m. — Choctaw County at Choctaw Central

7 p.m. — Calhoun City at East Webster

7 p.m. — Bruce at Eupora

7 p.m. — Louisville at … Read more

Winston Medical Center to host Community Forum

From press reports

 

Winston Medical Center invites everyone to join the effort to improve the health of the community by attending a “Community Health Planning Initiative” on Tuesday, October 15 from 5:30 until 6:30 at Lake-Tia-O-Khata.

The public is … Read more

Book signing planned at Winston County Library

From press and staff reports

 

Warren Trest on Monday, October 28 will be at the Winston County Library to sing his newest book.

Trest will be on hand from 3 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Mr. Trest is a Winston County native.  … Read more