Winona High School Graduation
WINONA -- The Montgomery County School Board voted to appoint Dr. Wendy Hubbard as the new superintendent of education. Hubbard will take the place of James Johnson-Waldington, who resigned the post to take the helm at Leflore County Schools.
The North Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery hosted this year’s Veterans Day Service for Montgomery County Saturday morning. Cemetery director Mark Lawson led the service which also featured Janie Beth McRae singing the National Anthem, special music by Bennie Rigby, and a keynote address by Pastor Mark Williamson of Winona Baptist Church.
JACKSON (AP) — The Mississippi Supreme Court is again affirming the death sentence for a man convicted of killing four people at a furniture store.
Justices on Thursday said they found no racial prejudice in the way jurors were chosen.
The Winona High School earned the district championship Friday night after defeating East Webster 40-17 in Winona. According to Head Coach Joey Tompkins, the Tigers have won only one district title in the last 15 years, back in 2008. The Tigers will face the winner of Friday’s matchup between Lake and Newton on November 2 in the first round o
The Winona Christian School Stars will travel to Greenville Friday night to take on the St. Joseph Fight Irish in the first round of the MAIS playoffs.
Stars Head Coach Junior Graham said the MAIS playoffs are made up of the top 16 power points teams on a bracket system.
NORTH CARROLLTON – J.Z. George High School hosted Yazoo County Friday night for the Jaguars’ final game of the year. The Jaguars, hoping to give the fans a win in their final home game, came up short falling to the Yazoo County Panthers 49-6.
The Winona Tigers are the 2A-2 District Champions following a 40-17 routing of East Webster Wolverines Friday night in Winona. The Tigers finished the regular season 7-3 and 3-1 in district play.
According to Head Coach Joey Tompkins, the Winona has only won the district title one other time in the last 15 years -- 2008.