Today's Top Stories

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...

Man facing drug charge


WINONA – A traffic stop led to a Winona man being arrested for felony drug charges last week.

According to Winona Police Captain Dan Herod, chief investigator for the Winona Police Department, Michael Anthony Forrest, 43, of Winona was arrested and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, marijuana.

Thank you board members

Dear Editor

The five individuals who serve on the Winona School Board are to be commended for their commitment to this community’s children. They work untold hours attending board meetings and school activities, answering community questions, refining their governance skills, and so much more.   


Breaking News

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