Winston teams take 3-of-4 in Columbus tourney

By Rocky Higginbotham

Winston County Journal

Winston Academy’s basketball teams ventured to Columbus for a little holiday tournament action last week and brought home a trio of wins.

Playing in the Columbus Christian Academy Christmas Invitational, Winston’s girls ran their Read more

Sullivan attends NFF trophy presentation

From press and staff reports

The National Football Foundation (NFF) and College Hall of Fame finalists gathered for the 2016 William V. Campbell Trophy presentation including one of the finalist Tyler Sullivan of Delta State University and Louisville, Mississippi.Sullivan

Sullivan Read more

Nanih Waiya prepping for district play

By Rocky HIgginbotham

Winston County Journal

Both Nanih Waiya basketball teams were set to return to action this week as the Warriors and Lady Warriors continue to prep for the beginning of district play.

Coach Jaimee Childs’ Nanih Waiya girls Read more

Editorial roundup

Good highways are at risk

Given the no-new-taxes determination of the Republican supermajority in the Mississippi Legislature, it is not surprising to read, in a story by The Associated Press, that House and Senate leaders don’t expect a serious effort Read more

News of the Past

100 Years Ago – January 5, 1917

(This edition was not available on microfilm.)

75 Years Ago –  January 2, 1942

  NOXAPATER:  Mr. and Mrs. John E. Ray and little son of Meridian spent Sunday with their parents, Mr. and Read more

Letters to the editor

Diversion

It would be wonderful if it was not such a forest and sham in other words a diversion. What am I talking? All of a certain after seven and a half years of obstruction and almost total grid lock Read more