Category: Opinion

I expect compassion and courage from my state


When did Mississippians stop doing what was the right and stop helping others because of fear?

I expected Alabama and some Northern states to say Syrian Refugees are not welcome, but for my state of Mississippi- the hospitality state- to … Read more

Editorial roundup – 11/18/15

Paris slaughter demands solidarity

It is an insult to the wild kingdom to call the terrorists “animals” who killed at least 129 people and injured more than 350 in Paris Friday night. There is no species but man that would … Read more

Memories of Our County – 11/18/15

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

In Trouble???
In our society today, we hear so much about our teenagers getting into trouble. There is no doubt that they do. I read the newspapers and I … Read more

Life lessons in a book for children

Hanna McCain

Every night before bed Joseph and I read books to our boys. It’s a ritual that Eli looks forward to every night and hopefully Hub will too as he gets older.… Read more

Letters to the editor

Concerns over 42 ballot
I am sitting at my breakfast table the morning after the election (of Nov. 3) once again studying the sample ballot, which the Journal published, specifically Proposition 42 and 42a.… Read more

Let’s be Neighbors 11/11/15

Carolyn Mills, Provides a weekly view from the

The soup sale project held by Winston Garden Club to raise funds for projects that make Winston County beautiful was a success and raised enough to almost pay the thousand … Read more

Memories of our county 11/11/15

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

Deep Ruts
 There were no paved roads when I was a child. Hwy. 15 was paved and that was it.  The roads were graveled or some of them were … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors – 11/04/15

Carolyn Mills, provides a weekly view from the community.

For this writer, it is so amazing that something written in this column is read in Chicago, but in last week’s WCJ … Read more

Editorial roundup – 11/04/15

Big gifts for big business

Editorial by Jack Ryan, Publisher of the Enterprise McComb Journal

A new report on economic development in 14 states shows in excellent detail how states have skewed taxpayer dollars toward large corporations instead of small … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors – 10/28/15

Karen Allen of Earthworks spoke to the October meeting of the Winston Garden Club about attracting butterflies. She is seen here with member Carolyn Mills.
The Winston Garden Club is having a Soup Sale on November 2nd at the Winston County Courthouse from 11:00 to 1:00. Soup will be sold for $6.00 a bowl with a piece of cornbread on the side.

Carolyn Mills, provides a weekly view from the community.

Center Ridge UMC has hosted several events lately as opposed to just having a weekly worship service on Sunday mornings, two at 9:00 o’clock and two at 11:00 o’clock. On 5th … Read more