Category: Opinion

Letters to the Editor – 03/09/2016

Trump closer to devil than God Donald Trump proudly waves his Bible and states he is a “good Christian’ and has “a great relationship with God.”  The Lord Jesus Christ said, “The tree is known by his fruit” (Mat 12:33…

Letters to the Editor – 03/02/2016

Go vote To the Citizens of Winston County, MS, I recently talked to a gentleman who didn’t even know that we are suppose to vote on March 8 and what we are voting for. Yes it is time to go…

Editorial Roundup – 03/02/2016

A presidential apprentice Well, now. Presidential candidate Donald Trump is unhappy with some of his news coverage. But rest easy, because the Republican front-runner knows just what to do about it. He said Friday that if elected, “We’re going to…

Let’s be Neighbors – 02/24/2016

Carolyn Mills, provides a view from the community. Do not have much to write in this week’s column; have been nowhere, except to doctor appointments. While in Kosciusko last Monday to see my primary doctor, I was called by two…

Editorial Roundup – 02/24/2016

Lawmakers need primer on inflation Inflation is a concept that the Mississippi Legislature seems to have an extremely difficult time grasping, whether it be keeping up with it or exceeding it. For instance, when it comes to taxes, lawmakers have been…

Flag suggestion

The Clarion Ledger is seeking flag desings to replace the present Mississippi Flag.

Editorial Roundup – 02/17/2016

Manning’s beer blunder By TIM KALICH Greenwood Commonwealth Although Peyton Manning’s skills as a quarterback have declined with age and injuries, his aptitude as a pitchman hasn’t. It was a little cheesy of him, after winning his second Super Bowl…

Let’s be Neighbors – 02/17/2016

The February Winston Guards #2646 meeting held in the Colonial Room of Lake Tiak O’Khata was most interesting. Hostesses were: Paula Fulton and Theresa Bridges. Frances and Franklin Woodruff presented the program, reading letters by Sid and Matilda Champion written…

Rep. Hood gives legislative update

Rep. Joey Hood The Mississippi House of Representatives convened on January 5, 2016. Philip Gunn was re-elected Speaker of the Mississippi House of Representatives without opposition. During the month of January, the House addressed two (2) election contests that were…