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Perscribed Burning Course

Seniors leaving the stage after they have turned their tassels.  Pictured are  Sara Beth Storms, Chloe Richardson, Jeb Beck, Hay Brower, Hollie Carver and Katie Lauren Clark leaving stage. ...

The Class of 2019 toss their mortar boards after receiving their diplomas Friday night at Winona Christian School.

Winona attorney Ryan Taylor is working to become the next Montgomery County Prosecutor.  Taylor will be vying for the seat in the August 6 Democratic Primary.

WINONA – Claire Gaines has danced nearly all her life – 71 years to be exact – first as a student and then as a teacher.  This year, following her 50th recital as a teacher, Gaines will hang up...

My husband Keith is busy preparing for the Reynolds family reunion held each June at Yogi By the Lake in Pelahatchie, as Keith serves as secretary for the annual event.

Judge reverses order to close MCSD schools


After Fifth Circuit Judge Joseph Loper, Jr., reversed the Winona-Montgomery Consolidated School District’s Board of Education’s decision to close Montgomery County High School and Montgomery County Elementary School earlier this week, the school board readdressed the decision to close the schools during Tuesday’s meeting. 

Tigers enjoy ‘open gym’ after June’s success


July can be leisure time for high school basketball players between summer ball in June and the start of school in August.

“In July, we just have open gym,” said Winona boys coach Presley Coleman. “It’s kind of our down time. It gives the players a chance to rest and be ready for workouts in August once we get back in school.”

Winona teen charged in shooting death of 16 year old


A 16-year old boy was shot and killed Thursday night, and another teen has been charged with his murder.

According to Captain Dan Herod, chief investigator for the Winona Police Department, Ty-Quarrius Hardimon, 16, of Winona was shot and killed Thursday night on Silver Street near the intersection of Highway 51.