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.
The beauty of the New Year is our momentary hope that we can actually do better.
It is the same in sports. In football, you hope the second half will be a turnaround. In tennis, the next set will be better than the first. In golf, there’s always the chance to improve on the back nine.
Now that central Mississippi has become downright arctic, all I can think about is something warm and inviting and served in a bowl.
I love soup. Even in the heat of the summer, I can eat a steaming bowl of potato soup, topped with crispy bacon and shredded cheese.
With more than a week to prepare for it's next game, Winona boys basketball coach Presley Coleman is hopeful the Tigers will finally be able to secure a first win of the season. Following the Christmas break, Winona will begin MHSAA Region 2-2A play Tuesday with a home game against Leflore County.
While the Winona Christian boys were struggling in fourth periods, the Lady Stars were picking up a win.
The Stars lost two games at the Columbus Christian tournament after leading both games in the fourth period, falling 47-36 to Nanih Waiya and 48-41 to Columbus.
Montgomery County senior Decoreyon Small has a routine when he steps to the free throw line.
“I dribble with my right hand three times. Go to my left hand and dribble two times, then back to my right, one more dribble and I shoot.”