Today's Top Stories

Traffic on Interstate 55 was at a standstill for a couple of hours Sunday night as firefighters worked to extinguish a burning trailer.


J.Z. George’s Chris Rias makes no excuses about it. He likes to be physical and he likes to hit people.

Helen Claire McEachern Elliott sat in Pizza Inn Monday during lunch with her friends wondering who the Modern Woodmen of the World would name as its Hometown Hero.  Unbeknownst to her, she was this year’s honoree.

A Winona man killed in the Vietnam War remains unforgotten nearly 50 years later.

This past weekend’s Grassroots Blues festival in Duck Hill attracted a sizable and diverse crowd.

The Carrollton Board of Alderman attempted to make strides towards a safer Town of Carrollton at the last board meeting.

Doors Close

The Walmart sign was painted over Tuesday afternoon prior to its final 7 p.m. closing that evening.  Earlier this month, Walmart’s corporate office announced the Winona store, opened in 1979, would close permanently.  Eighty-five employees were affected by the closing as well as the residents of the city and surrounding communities.  

Chicken the whole family will love

Chicken is a versatile food that can be prepared and cooked in various ways and is capable of being combined with a host of tasty ingredients. In fact, cooking and serving chicken with certain foods can pack a flavorful punch, turning an otherwise bland chicken breast into a dish families won’t soon forget.