Category: Opinion

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

Memories of Our County – 10/21/2015

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

Dress
Have you ever considered the word, “Dress”?  I am sure most of you will relate it to an article of clothing that ladies in our society wear daily. … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 10/21/2015

Deviant Behavior in Public
What is this all about, males and sometimes even females, going about in public with their clothes part of the way or all the way down around their groin?  What are they trying to say by … Read more

Memories of Our County – 10/21/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.
 
Dress
Have you ever considered the word, “Dress”?  I am sure most of you will relate it to an article of clothing that ladies in our society wear … Read more

Editorial roundup

One man, two votes
 
It’s pretty impressive that the initiative to make adequate school funding part of the state Constitution has attracted $2.6 million from three prominent education supporters.… Read more

Let’s be Neighbors-10/14/2015

Carolyn Mills,
Provides a weekly view from the
community.

 
Noxapater is getting famous for their Cotton Gin Festival and Car Show with more and more participation.… Read more

Initiative 42: The siren in the night

Perhaps many of you have seen the new GE commercials that have been running quite frequently lately. One of the more interesting, yet for Mississippi more sobering of these commercials, is the one where the “nerdy” son sits across from … Read more

Memories of Our County – 10/07/15

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

Snow
The weather is turning cool. I see evidence of fall in the air.  We may have a cold season if the old adage is true that  ‘A hot … Read more

Nimble Thimbles

Nimble Thimbles
By:  Barbara Pou

October 4, 2015
We seem to be getting ready for winter in our group as the quilters seem to be getting darker hues for their quilts.  On our prayer list is Faye Peoples as she … Read more