Category: Opinion

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
community.

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

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