Over 20 years after Stribling Industries of Greenwood purchased property beside the Pilot Truck Stop in Winona, officials with Stribling Equipment and Empire Trucks, all of the Montgomery County Supervisors and Chancery Clerk Ryan Woods, Mayor Jerry Flowers, Clerk June Williams, and all five of the city’s aldermen along with Peoples Constructio
The Winona Ministerial Alliance (WMA) will have its annual community Thanksgiving service on Sunday, Nov. 17 at 6 p.m. This year’s host church will be Moore Memorial United Methodist Church. The service will be held in the sanctuary and the meal will be in the Family Life Center.
A Winona man had his case continued after Judge Alan D. Lancaster said he wanted to deliberate on whether a school resource officer was acting in his official capacity or as a private citizen during an altercation at Pilot Truck Stop.
An idea found on Pinterest has turned into a way transition students at J.Z. George High School can learn social skills, business skills, how to create interpersonal relationships with students, teachers and staff, and allow teachers to take a break and enjoy a cup of coffee or a cinnamon roll before getting back to teaching.
Montgomery County has a new sheriff and a new tax assessor/collector following Tuesday’s General Election. Jeff Tompkins was elected Montgomery County Sheriff, and Laurie Lockett was elected Montgomery County Tax Assessor/Collector.
Area organizations and towns will honor our fallen veterans with programs on Friday and Monday.
On Friday, Carroll Academy will hold a Veterans Day Ceremony at the school's gym at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, November 8 for the county. Senator Lydia Chassaniol will be the guest speaker. Local veterans will provide the color guard.
Barbara Young of Durant is a four-time cancer survivor. Young went from having it “all” to losing it all once she became sick. A board member of the Fannie Lou Hamer Cancer Foundation, Young told her story to those in attendance at the Central Mississippi, Inc.’s Breast Cancer Awareness Event on Friday, Oct. 18.