Opinion

Memories of our county – Hog Killing Day

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

We looked forward from one year to the next, anticipating ‘hog killing’ day. We watched the weather religiously. The weather had to be just right and the cold spell … Read more

Winston Countians can rebuild stronger

Crews working late into the night.

Joseph McCain

There will always be reminders of the devastation that occurred Monday, April 28 yet I hope those reminders will be of how a community pulled together and rebuilt itself from the dust. In some places where homes once … Read more

Editorial roundup

Use income, not race on admissions

As race becomes less of a factor in opportunity in American society, it is natural that the country would gravitate away from affirmative action programs that were designed to make up for the  inequities … Read more

Another delay for Keystone XL

Editorial by Jack Ryan
Enterpise McComb Journal

The State Department took the path of least resistance on Friday, saying it would extend its review of the Keystone XL pipeline project to give other federal agencies more time to contribute their … Read more

Common Core’s strange bedfellows

Editorial by Tim Kalich
Greenwood Commonwealth

Common Core, the national education standards that Mississippi and 44 other states adopted, has been misunderstood and mischaracterized by both the right and the left.
The right, led by the tea party faction of … Read more

Letter to the editor – Rambling with Arlene

Praise the Lord everyone.  What a mighty God we serve.  How worthy he is of all our praise.  If you are a Christian, everything about our lives and existence is wrapped up in God.  Why wouldn’t we want to worship … Read more

Memories of our county – My first perm

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

Just the exorbitant price of a haircut brings back so many memories. My Daddy used to cut hair on Sunday mornings. We had Sunday services at Liberty Baptist church … Read more

Investing in a relationship is important

If you want to make a withdrawal you have to make a deposit. If you have heard that once, you have heard it a million times.

In a recent article, I stated that there is a direct correlation between what … Read more

Memories of our county – Spending the Night

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

When we went anywhere, we always wanted to ‘spend the night’. We begged Mama and Daddy every time we went anywhere to let us spend the night with our … Read more

Letter to the editor – Not welcome

To the people of Louisville yall don’t like Vincent Triplett so yall don’t like me Patsy Higgins/ Triplett I didn’t come down here for no one to like me are Vincent see cause we choose to live our life the … Read more