Opinion

Letter to the editor – Celebrating a Life

With the passing of President Nelson Mandela the world community and its families have lost one of the giants of our time when it comes to long suffering, patients, forgiveness, faith, dignity, and vision, as well as a keen political Read more

CVS stops selling tobacco

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Editorial by Jack Ryan

CartoonFrom a health perspective, it’s easy for a business to decide to stop selling tobacco products when their hazards are … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors

Carolyn Mills provides a weekly view from the community.

Another funeral for a long time friend, this week. Mantel Clay left this world for a better place just one month after his wife, Betty, was buried. His funeral was held … Read more

Memories in Winston County

By Nannie Maude Dewease Reynolds

 

In the past few months, I have wanted to share some memories from my childhood with the readers of the Winston County Journal. I have seen our society change as… Read more

Letter to the editor

Praise the Lord everyone.  Praise him because he is God.  He is the master of everything.  He knows everything.  He doesn’t have to ask us what’s going on, because he already knows.  He knows when … Read more

State legislature goes ‘Hollywood’

Everybody loves Hollywood and nobody as much as the star struck Mississippi House of Representatives which recently voted 116 to 3 to subsidize movies made in Mississippi.

Film subsidies have been around for years. It is so easy to spend … Read more

Quit for love this February

Wondering what to give your Valentine this February? How about a promise to stay healthy and strong? If you’re a smoker, quitting would be the best gift this … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors

Carolyn Mills provides a weekly view from the community.

With temperatures in the single digits at night and staying freezing temps all day this writer stayed indoors several days last week. Finally we got some decent weather on Friday and … Read more