Winston teams prep for division tourney

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal The postseason has arrived for the basketball teams at Winston Academy. Both the fourth-seeded Patriots and No. 2 seed Lady Patriots were slated to open play in the MAIS District 2-AAA Tournament at Leake…

Lady Tigers sweep season series with NW

By Robbie Robertson Winston County Journal The Noxapater Lady Tigers swept the regular-season series from rival Nanih Waiya, taking an eight-point win over the Lady Warriors last week. The Lady Warriors took the early lead in the contest, outscoring Noxapater…

Warriors roll past rival Noxapater

By Rocky Higginbotham Winston County Journal Following a heartbreaking loss in the girls’ contest, Nanih Waiya fans were longing for something good to happen on Senior Night against rival Noxapater. It didn’t take long to make that happen. Although the…

Peaches, teaches and preaches

By Elmetra Patterson The theme for 2017 Black History Month is The Crisis in Black Education which focuses on the crucial role of education in the history of African Americans. Lack of or poorly funded education has affected African Americans…