Officers receive training

Winona Police Department officers received training in using the new E-Citation system recently purchased by the City of Winona. Lt. Calvin Mangum with the Mississippi Highway Patrol trained Winona officers at the Med-Stat training facility on October 11, 2017, on how to use the equipment.

Students rewarded for Academics


Last Thursday, 198 students from Winona Secondary School were treated to lunch at Pizza Inn.  The treat was a reward for WSS students who showed growth on last May’s state tests.  According to Principal Charlie Parkerson, of the 240 students taking the tests, 198 of them showed growth.  The pizza party was just the first of many rewards planned

Tourism award

Winona Main Street and the City of Winona received the 2017 Mississippi Research-in-Action Award for the Pines Region at the Mississippi Governor’s Conference on Tourism last week.  The award was for the postive campaign the Winona Main Street and the City of Winona initiated to get the two percent tourism tax passed in the city last summer.  R