WHS Code Red wins state title

By BECKY DEES,

Winona High School’s Varsity Winter Guard, Code Red, took home the 2018 MIA Gold Medal State Championship in the scholastic novice AA Class held at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson on April 7.  Members of Code Red are (from left) Sunnye Grace Tidwell, Katie Beth Blakely, Natalie Wilson, Amy Clair Hemphill, Kayla Windham, Nate Tidwell, Dana C


Winona Seniors honored

By BECKY DEES,

The senior members of the Winona High School tennis team were honored Tuesday night prior to the Tigers’ match against Leland.  Pictured from left are Coach Lance VanHorn, Rachel VanHorn, Aden Miller, Dalton Murphy, Joseph Woods, Kunal Patel, and Nate Tidwell.

 



Charity Ball King and Queen

By BECKY DEES,

Winona Head Football Coach Joey Tompkins and Winona Elementary School teacher Amber Austin were crowned this year’s Charity Ball King and Queen at the annual Charity Ball, presented by the Junior Auxiliary of Winona, held Saturday evening at Cotesworth Culture and Heritage Center in Carrollton.


Students rewarded for Academics

By BECKY DEES,

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



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Funeral services for Tommy Lee McCarroll of Winter Park, Fla., formerly of Kilmichael, were... READ MORE