Opinion

Editorials from Around the State – 12/10/14

Bryant, Obama alike in one way

Here’s a good essay question for a Mississippi civics class, as well as for members of the Mississippi Legislature. What do Phil Bryant and Barack Obama have in common?

The quick answer would be … Read more

Editorial from around the state

Look for more hot GOP races
Rumors that Mississippi Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann is considering running for lieutenant governor against fellow Republican Tate Reeves next year may or may not have much validity.

Our guess is Hosemann probably is … Read more

Memories of our County – 12/03/14

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

Evenin’ Time

If you lived on a farm ‘back in the day’, you did not have the ‘toys’ that children have today. You made your own playthings and created … Read more

New parsonage purchased following April tornadoes

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Jackson blesses new building for the South Louisville United Methodist Charge

By Gwen Sisson

The EF4 tornado that ripped through Winston County on April 28 of this year brought with it change, sadness and uncertainty.

For the South Louisville United … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 11/26/14

 

Response to Midterm letter
I am writing in response to November 12′s Letter to the Editor titled “2014 Midterm Elections”. While your credentials are quite impressive, I feel like your article was based more upon your personal opinion rather … Read more

Memories of our County – 11/26/14

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

Tithing

To give someone a tenth of your income back to God seems a little over generous to some.  I have heard folks say, “I just can’t afford to … Read more

I am Thankful: Thanksgiving is just around the corner

By Ethen Gillespie

You wouldn’t know that if you were nostalgic and reflected on how it used to be. Seems that I remember an unwritten rule that you didn’t do Christmas stuff until after Thanksgiving. Looking around today you would … Read more

Memories of our County – 11/19/2014

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

Sears Roebuck Catalog

I was recently reminded of the paper dolls we used to cut out and play with all the time. Our Sears Roebuck Catalog was a thing … Read more

Letter to the Editor – 11/19/2014

Ramblin with Arlene

Praise the Lord everybody. Well I’m finally back. I want to thank everyone for calling and writing. I haven’t been sick. My granddaughter, Emerald, who is a vet student at MS State, has had her buggy loaded … Read more

Memories of our County – 11/12/2014

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

Just a Drink of Cold Water

“Go draw a fresh bucket of water and be sure to get it out of the north corner of the well”, was my … Read more