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The dates of the shelter-at-home order were incorrect in our print edition.  Please make a note of the correct dates below.
Montgomery County has its first coronavirus-related death, reported the Mississippi Department of Health today.  The county has seven confirmed cases of COVID-19.
With everyone at home, I thought I'd share some delicious, fun, family dishes.
Estelle Cooper of North Carrollton will celebrate her 100th birthday on Friday, March 27, and plans are underway by people in the community to honor her milestone.
Officials in Montgomery County and the City of Winona have put temporary policies in place to keep city and county employees safe and help limit the exposure of the coronavirus in government facil

Fellowship

The Winona Police Department hosted Coffee with Cops yesterday morning at Honest Abe’s Donuts in Winona.  Citizens were invited to get to know their local law enforcement officers from the Winona Police Department, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department, Carroll County Sheriff’s Department, troopers from the Mississippi Highway Patrol, and Mont


Two bills introduced to make school board elected

By AMANDA SEXTON FERGUSON,

JACKSON – Two bills have been introduced, one in the House of Representatives and one in the Mississippi Senate, to amend the current school consolidation legislation that created the Winona-Montgomery Consolidated School District.  The bills propose amending the makeup of the district’s board of trustees to be made up of all elected members, v




Focus should always be kids

By AMANDA SEXTON-FERGUSON,

Currently, two bills have been introduced in the Mississippi Legislature that aim to change the current makeup of the Winona-Montgomery Consolidated School Board of Trustees.  Currently, the board is made up of two members elected from outside the corporate city limits of Winona and three members appointed by the Winona Board of Aldermen.  The











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Obituaries

Imogene Love Woods, 83, of Ocean Springs, formerly of Kilmichael, died Tuesday, March 17, 2020.... READ MORE