Category: Opinion

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

Letters to the editor – 10/28/15

Concerns over Initiative 42
Supporters of Initiative 42 want to transfer virtually all power of our educational system in the state of MS from the legislature to one of four chancery judges in Jackson, who is elected by only the … Read more

Rearing, not raising, children in today’s world

McCain

Our society places way too much faith in Facebook and social media in general. Since when did Facebook/social media determine what caliber of mother one is?

Sure, I am still at that stage in my life where I do actually … Read more

Memories of Our County – 10/21/2015

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

Dress
Have you ever considered the word, “Dress”?  I am sure most of you will relate it to an article of clothing that ladies in our society wear daily. … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 10/21/2015

Deviant Behavior in Public
What is this all about, males and sometimes even females, going about in public with their clothes part of the way or all the way down around their groin?  What are they trying to say by … Read more

Memories of Our County – 10/21/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.
 
Dress
Have you ever considered the word, “Dress”?  I am sure most of you will relate it to an article of clothing that ladies in our society wear … Read more

Editorial roundup

One man, two votes
 
It’s pretty impressive that the initiative to make adequate school funding part of the state Constitution has attracted $2.6 million from three prominent education supporters.… Read more

Let’s be Neighbors-10/14/2015

Carolyn Mills,
Provides a weekly view from the
community.

 
Noxapater is getting famous for their Cotton Gin Festival and Car Show with more and more participation.… Read more

Initiative 42: The siren in the night

Perhaps many of you have seen the new GE commercials that have been running quite frequently lately. One of the more interesting, yet for Mississippi more sobering of these commercials, is the one where the “nerdy” son sits across from … Read more