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According to Beat 5 Supervisor Rickie Corley, the Carroll County Bridge Crew repaired the bridge near the Vaiden Baptist Church Family Life Center on County Road 42 recently, but the state ordered it closed last week.

Kilmichael Mayor Bobby Howell shared a letter with members of the Kilmichael Board of Aldermen and other town officials which stated that the Town of Kilmichael had achieved a Class 7 fire rating, effective March 13, 2018.

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...

WINONA – The Montgomery County School Board voted to move forward in preparation of school starting in less than 80 days in the event the district’s federal lawsuit is successful in stopping the consolidation of the Winona and Montgomery County...

Patricia Anderson is with the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department in California.  Today, is our country’s first first responders celebration for the importance of their role in saving lives and improving the public safety of the communities...

This year’s Taster’s Luncheon, held Monday at Moore Memorial United Methodist’s Family Life Center and sponsored by the Winona Friends of the Library, was a huge success.  Not only did I get to enjoy a delicious lunch with friends and hear from...

Woods is a National Merit Finalist

Winona Secondary School senior, Joseph Woods, has advanced to Finalist in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program. Joseph was among 16,000 Semifinalists who were announced back in September and invited to compete for some 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $32 million to be offered this spring.

WHS receives PREPS award


WINONA – The Program of Research and Evaluation for Public Schools (PREPS, Inc.), Mississippi’s only statewide educational consortium, announced that Winona High School was a 2018 Value-Added Award recipients.  The school will be one of those honored at an awards luncheon and ceremony to be held Monday, February 26 at the Jackson Hilton during

Winona native receives Keep America Beautiful’s Iron Eyes Cody award


Keep America Beautiful, the nation’s iconic community improvement nonprofit organization celebrating its 65th anniversary in 2018, recently presented Ron Aldridge with its Iron Eyes Cody Award in recognition of his decades of community service devoted to advancing Mississippi as a cleaner, greener and more beautiful state.


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WINONA – A man is facing charges for purposefully setting fire to a duplex apartment.


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