Category: Editorial

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 03/22/2017

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Dangerous place to cut The Mississippi Legislature will make a huge mistake if it follows through on what appear to be looming cuts to the state Department of Health Budget. Mississippians, on average, are judged by most surveys to be…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 03/15/2017

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Be patient about fuel tax Winston Churchill, the legendary British prime minister, made this observation during World War II: “You can always count on Americans to do the right thing — after they’ve tried everything else.” The Mississippi Legislature, when…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 03/08/2017

We now have a subscription service for our website. If you are a current print subscriber, please email us at bookkeeping@winstoncountyjournal.com with your name, email address and mailing address, and you can access this content as part of your print subscription. If…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 03/01/2017

We now have a subscription service for our website. If you are a current print subscriber, please email us at bookkeeping@winstoncountyjournal.com with your name, email address and mailing address, and you can access this content as part of your print subscription. If…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 02/22/2017

We now have a subscription service for our website. If you are a current print subscriber, please email us at bookkeeping@winstoncountyjournal.com with your name, email address and mailing address, and you can access this content as part of your print subscription. If…

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Pollinators are essential for crops The majority of Americans pay little attention to pollinators – bees, butterflies, wasps, moths and other insects. However, without pollinators, many crops would not grow. A large variety of fruits and vegetables would become scarce…

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Gorsuch is fine nominee When Donald Trump was running for president, many of those who uncomfortably voted for him said they did so largely because of the opening on the U.S. Supreme Court. They took Trump at his word —…

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How fuel-tax hike can be sold By Tim Kalich Greenwood Commonwealth The Republican Party in Mississippi boasts of being business-friendly. Since taking control of the Legislature and the Governor’s Mansion, it has pushed through large corporate tax cuts, opposed efforts…