Category: Opinion

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

Flag suggestion

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

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors – 02/10/2016

Carolyn Mills provides a view from the community.

We have an excellent Library in Winston County and many patrons come from other counties to make use of it. Recently, at a garden club meeting, one of the members was overheard … Read more