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Editor’s Note: The students of the Winona Career and Technical Center’s Culinary Arts II Class prepared and submitted the following recipes.  The class is instructed by Libby Carson.

French Toast

4 eggs

2/3 cup milk

Kilmichael native Talameika Brice, 38, was chosen to paint the mural on the new Barack H. Obama Magnet School. The school, formerly known as Jefferson Davis Elementary, had its name changed in Oct. 2017, after a student vote.

At the Winona Career and Technical Center, those dreaming of teaching as a career can get a taste of what life will be like in the classroom, thanks to the new Teacher Academy.

Winona improved to 5-0 on the football season with a 28-7 victory over Morton last Friday night, but Coach Joey Tompkins said it will take a better effort this Friday to make it 6-0. The Tigers have a road game with unbeaten Water Valley.

Winona Christian football coach Junior Graham will be the first to admit that his Stars didn’t play their best game against Park Place on Friday night.

The Jaguars of J.Z. George are still searching for their first win of the 2018 season and will face an old region foe as they head to Maben to take on the Wolverines of East Webster High School.

City of Winona proposing a 2.3 mill tax increase


WINONA – The proposed city budget includes a millage increase to offset the revenue loss caused when Walmart shut its doors last January.

In Tuesday night’s meeting of the Winona Mayor and Board of Aldermen, a public hearing was held to get citizen feedback on the proposed 2.3 mill increase in the fiscal year 2018-2019 city budget.

Make pop up sweet treats

When it's time for a sweet treat, look for seasonal goodies that complement fun fall activities. For example, reach for an option like whole-grain, fluffy and crisp popcorn which can be an easy, DIY snack.

Combine sweet and salty flavors to create something delicious to devour like delightful Down Home Apple Pie Popcorn.



Arie Lee Jordan, 82, of Carrollton, died Aug. 20, 2018, at her home in Carrollton.