Winter weather stalled life in Winona Tuesday and Wednesday, with school and business closings around the area. Despite the hazardous road conditions and inconveniences, Front Street in Winona was postcard pretty with a blanket of fresh snow.
Creating art out of wire has become quite an unexpected business for Carroll County resident Todd Goss. He has sold over 700 pieces of wire sculpture art on Etsy, an online global marketplace for artists from all over the world.
It was a shock to Walmart employees and the entire community to learn last Wednesday of the closing of the Winona store.
Over 200 concerned residents from Winona and surrounding areas gathered Friday for a demonstration in front of Winona Walmart in a move to help save the store from closing its doors permanently on January 30.
I first met Congressman Gregg Harper several years ago at Choctaw Book Store in Jackson. That first impression he was cordial and treated everyone with respect. Last August I visited with him during the Book Festival at the Capitol in Jackson and that same impression has held through the years of keeping up with him.