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

News of the Past – 02/17/2016

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago –February 18, 1916

LOUISVILLE: Miss Callie Meek Garrigues was called home from the I. I. & … Read more

ECCC Women win 14th Straight

The East Central Community College Lady Warrior basketball team moved into the national rankings on Wednesday and then went out the next night and won their 14th straight game to move one step closer to the MACJC South Division title.… Read more

Representative Hood gives legislative update

Rep. Joey Hood

At the beginning of the week, Governor Bryant signed into law the economic package that the House and Senate passed last week during the Special Session. Midnight on Monday, February 8, was the filing deadline for all … Read more

Sports Schedules – 02/17/2016

THURSDAY, FEB. 18
Prep Basketball
TBA — Region 5-3A Tournament at Choctaw County
TBA — Region 4-2A Tournament at Winona
TBA — Region 5-1A Tournament at McAdams
TBA — Region 6-1A Tournament at Nanih Waiya… Read more

Calendar of Events – 02/17/2016

Musicians’ Appreciation Program
Feb. 21
Harper Chapel MB Church family cordially invite everyone to come out and join us in celebrating our 1st annual Musicians’ Appreciation Program on February 21 at 2 p.m. … Read more

Harrison chosen as law clerk

From press reports

Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge welcomed a new class of law clerks to the Attorney General’s office. These law students work in various departments assisting with legal research and drafting memos and legal documents.… Read more