Monday night, as firefighters from six counties, with assistance from Winona street and water department personnel, battled the fire that destroyed SuperValu in Winona, it was never more evident that this community is very special.
At last Thursday’s meeting of the Carroll County Schools Board of Trustees, it was implied by Superintendent Billy Joe Ferguson that this newspaper was wrong in its July 9 report that Daymond Knight was hired as new head baseball coach at J.Z. George High School.
A flag is supposed to be a symbol of unity. A flag should inspire loyalty. People should feel called to rally around a flag. A flag that offends a substantial portion of the people is not a good flag.
Mississippi Corrections Commissioner Marshall Fisher has made a counteroffer to those counties grousing about his plan to transfer 1,000 inmates from their jails to the state’s underutilized community work centers.