Memories of our county – 05/27/15

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

A Peach tree limb

I can’t remember the first time my legs got switched by a peach tree limb. It was common practice around our house. Peach trees made … Read more

Traipsin’ Down South – 05/20/15

Lynn Cunningham provides a view from the community

Christmas in the Quarter

Spending Christmas holidays in New Orleans can be a special treat due to reduced crowds, very little sultry weather, and heavenly music at St. Louis Cathedral on Christmas … Read more

Editorial roundup – 05/20/15

There are many little ways to enlarge your child’s world. Love of books is the best of all. –Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

Poor readers usually are poor students

People can legitimately argue whether flunking third-graders is the correct response when they can’t read anywhere near grade level.

Those who oppose Mississippi’s new “third-grade gate” law say that holding students back only increases … Read more

Boobam on the dam: At the Noxubee Refuge

By Tom Gregory

Some years ago as the wife and I were on the way to be spooks in a “haunted house” the subject of the bamboo at the old house came up in the conservation. Try as she could, … Read more

Memories of our County – 05/20/15

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

Janitors? What is that?  Back in the day, we did not know what the word was. Today, I see custodians at the schools and in all public buildings … Read more

Letters to the editor – 05/20/15

Concerns over cemetery

A few days ago a friend of mine called to my attention the situation that is taking place here in Louisville Winston County. She shared with me her concerns and observations about the ongoing situation with the … Read more

Memories of our County – 05/13/15

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

Even the name is passé. No one ever says the word ‘stockings’ anymore. That is unless they are talking about the white hair coloring on a horse’s legs.  … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 05/13/15

God shall deliver His Saints!
God’s Saints know what is coming to this nation and world! They know God and his word (truth) and his judgment. We see the perversion/sin and its increase. God shall soon say “enough”!

Noah saw … Read more

Let’s Be Neighbors – 05/13/15

Carolyn Mills, provides a weekly view from the community.

Billy Catt and Julie Mills pulled their camper to Tupelo last weekend and attended the Blue Suede Car Show.

Danny, Gidget, and Landon Mills spent last Saturday in Columbus enjoying … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 05/06/15

Vote May 12
With so many challenges facing our America, it sometimes feels like our country is past the point of no return. The huge national debt, the erosion of moral values and a threats from terrorists abroad … Read more