Winston teams bound for North State Tournament

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal The postseason is in full swing for both Winston Academy basketball teams, and both the Patriots and Lady Patriots were involved in must-win contests early this week in the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools…

Hood gives update on House of Reps

The House met as a whole throughout the week to discuss bills that made it out of committees and onto the calendar. Thursday, Feb. 9, was the deadline for representatives to discuss House Bills. Any bills that were not discussed…

Woman dies in car accident

From press reports An  woman was killed in a single-vehicle wreck in Winston County Feb. 13 around 8:30 p.m, according to Winston County Sheriff’s Department . Gurthie Easley, 68, was driving a Dodge Ram Truck. Her and the vehicle left…