Opinion

Letters to the Editor – 04/29/15

Frogs for Snakes

Now that the U.S. economy has and continues to climb out of the deep hole from the recession of 2008-09, one of the important developments that has led to and continues to contribute to this recover has … Read more

Memories of our County – 04/29/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.

Swings
I moved away from our home on what is now, Ricks Road, in 1949. We had a swing hanging in one of the trees on our front yard … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 04/29/15

Concerns over Kemper Mine
By Wyatt Emmerich

Last week the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) purchased a natural gas electricity plant in Ackerman, just an hour’s drive from the $7 billion Kemper power plant.

The Ackerman gas plant, which sold for … Read more

Traipsin’ Round Town

Cunningham visiting the French Quarter

Lynne Cunningham provides a weekly view from the community.

Christmas on the Quarter
Spending the Christmas holiday in New Orleans can be a special treat due to reduced crowds, less sultry weather and heavenly music at St. Louis Cathedral at … Read more

Memories of our county – 04/22/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.

Country Roads
Sometimes at night when I cannot sleep memories of my childhood come flooding back. I can see the places and events as if they happened yesterday.… Read more

Editorial Roundup – 04/22/15

The case for police cameras
Editorial by Jack Ryan

Two recorded events, one in South Carolina and the other in Arizona, make it obvious that assigning a camera to all police officers as part of their work equipment would be … Read more

Let’s Be Neighbors – 04/22/15

Carolyn Mills, provides a weekly view from the community.

The special election for a US Congressman to replace Nunnley is coming up May 12th and several men are running. Kline Shepherd called together several friends to meet one of those … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 04/22/15

Rambling with Mrs. Arlene
Praise the Lord everyone.  I am so thankful for the rain God is sending us because I guess he thinks we need it.  We could be like the people in California who are having their water … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 04/15/15

Special election
In a special election, coming up soon, we are going to elect a member of the United States Congress to represent us in Washington, D.C. This person will fill the unexpired term of the late Alan Nunnelee. After … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors – 04/15/15

Carolyn Mills, provides a weekly view from the community.

Recently, members of the Wildwood Choir attended the wedding of Jenna Jackson and Seth Taylor Chaney held at Ocobla Baptist Church located about five miles east of Philadelphia. No! they … Read more