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The use of manners, to some, is a lost art. The gripe of the older generation is that the younger generation doesn’t properly use manners and has no respect for others.
In correlation with the Winona Summer Feeding Program, Families First for MS hosted a three-week manners course for the students.
Khalilah Tate is in her first full week as principal of Marshall Elementary School. Tate took over the position after former principal Fletcher Harges took a principal position at Greenwood High School, ironically where Tate is from.
Last year, Winona’s Anthony Richardson was in the learning stage.
With five seniors on the offensive line, Richardson was the first guy off the bench, rotating in on the line as the Tigers went through the regular season undefeated before losing in the third round of the Class 3A playoffs.
The Bogue Creek Festival is coming back again this year.
Last year, the Duck Hill Lions Club almost hung it up, and it was announced that the festival was coming to an end because members were getting older and it was too much to handle.
The Achieving Sustainability through Education and Economic Development Solutions (ASEEDS) Partnership will convene a two day conference: Acting on Climate Together: Making Duck Hill and Montgomery County More Resilient and Sustainable.
The Kilmichael Cares Political Rally and fundraiser for their new stage and Christmas on the Square, set for Saturday, July 13 has been canceled due to inclement weather.
According to a report in USA Today, Fred's Dollar Store is closing another 129 stores, and the Fred’s location in Winona is one of the stores closing.
“I was informed that [Fred’s] will be closing in 30 days,” Flowers said. “The pharmacy will stay open, according to who I spoke with.”
With 28 days to the Aug. 6 primary, candidates are kicking it into high gear hitting the ground as hard as they can to meet all the constituents they can, with the goal of seeing the checkmark by their name on the projector screen at the Montgomery County courthouse on election night.