WINONA – The Montgomery County School Board voted to move forward in preparation of school starting in less than 80 days in the event the district’s federal lawsuit is successful in stopping the consolidation of the Winona and Montgomery County public schools.
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Patricia Anderson is with the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department in California. Today, is our country’s first first responders celebration for the importance of their role in saving lives and improving the public safety of the communities they serve.
WINONA – In an article published in the April 1989 issue of Mississippi Pharmacist magazine, Edwin G. “Sonny” Potts predicted that his one-year-old granddaughter, Jenny Claire, would one day be a pharmacist like himself and his daughter, Gay Potts Hammond.
This year’s Taster’s Luncheon, held Monday at Moore Memorial United Methodist’s Family Life Center and sponsored by the Winona Friends of the Library, was a huge success. Not only did I get to enjoy a delicious lunch with friends and hear from a Mississippi author, I came home with a new book – a book lover’s dream event, for sure.
Winona Christian got some strong pitching this past week as the Stars limited Carroll Academy to five hits in two games.
Austin Huggins gave up just two hits on Tuesday as the Stars took a 14-2 run-rule victory while Blake Marlow gave up three hits on Thursday in a 12-3 win.
Monday, April: Bingo Day with prizes for both adults and children With refreshments!!!! Time: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, April 10: Craft Day!!! Learn how to make a Hot Mess Canvas. Will take about an hour to hour and a half to complete. You may come in any time during the scheduled times. Time 3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Strong winds and rains caused widespread damage throughout Carroll County, said Gayle Beard, Carroll County Emergency Management director.
Beard said a storm than crossed through Carroll County between 7:30 p.m. and 8 a.m. downed trees, power lines, and even a cell tower with a potential of 70 mile per hour winds.
WINONA – A group of concerned citizens living on Green Road in Poplar Creek came before the Montgomery County Board of Supervisors in regards to obstructions in the road they feel is caused by a neighbor’s home placement.
Heavy winds and rain toppled trees around the City of Winona Tuesday evening just after 8 p.m.
According to Montgomery County Emergency Management Director Allen Pratt, trees were downed on Freeman Street, Highway 407 at Enterprise Road, and on Providence Road.
“High winds were the cause,” Pratt said.