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 Winona Montgomery Public Library hosted its annual Christmas Pajama Party Monday and Tuesday night. Above: Preschool and Kindergarten age students attended the program Monday night and were treated to a reading of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas, read by Holly Bridges from Winona School District. See more photos on page 7.
Since 1990, all consumer prices have increased 100 percent on average, medical costs 200 percent and college tuition 400 percent. Those numbers come from the U.S. Labor Department as cited by the Wall Street Journal.
What do you think the Spirit of Christmas is?
Look around you. There is the business spirit of make it or break it. If the business doesn’t make money and profit in the Christmas season, they won’t make it the rest of the year. The pressure is on.
Carroll Academy’s rigorous schedule produced a pair of sweeps this past week as North Delta and Pillow both claimed a pair of wins over the Rebels.
The Carroll Academy boys lost 57-38 to Pillow and 58-53 to North Delta. The Lady Rebels lost 69-45 to Pillow and 58-53 to North Delta.
OXFORD – JaTyler Moore's high school football career at Winona had just ended with a 41-26 loss to Taylorsville in the MHSAA Class 2A State Championship game. Standing on the Vaught-Hemingway field, the runner-up medallion hanging from his neck, there were tears in Moore's eyes as he answered questions courteously, but in hushed tones.
Sam Howell gave me his cellphone number over a decade ago when I first began my service as Carroll County’s Coroner/Medical Examiner Investigator. It came with a message, “don’t hesitate to call when you need our help.” It turned out to be a valuable number and message from the director of the state crime lab.