Opinion

Letters to the editor – 07/08/15

Our democracy was bought away from us

There seems to be an almost-complete blackout by the state’s media concerning the actions of our congressional delegation up in the Bunny Ranch [aka Congress], with which our GOP politicians are quite happy.… Read more

Marriage for all and all for marriage

Editorial by Jack Ryan
Enterprise McComb Journal

There is already plenty of criticism of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision that legalized gay marriage across the country. By a 5-4 vote, the justices said the definition of liberty includes marrying any … Read more

Helping others could solve a lot of issues

Hanna McCain WCJ_0057

A wise, old black man walked into the Journal office a couple years back. He didn’t stay long, but what he had to say really stuck with me. I didn’t recognize him at first with his long beard and he … Read more

Possum’s desire for life inspirational

By Michael Brannon

HERNANDO — I knew when I decided to write this story, some would create a picture of one of God’s less-beautiful creatures immediately and think, “not me.” But, Gretchen, to me, is an inspiration, and I see … Read more

Letters to the editor – 06/24/15

Holy carp!

I thought it was a catchy title! Yes, this has to do with carp.

Years ago, the city of Eupora, actually through private donations, stocked Whites Creek Lake with irradiated grass carp to control the growth of bottom … Read more

Mother never lost sight of blessings

Submitted by Michael Brannon

My late mother, as many of you know, loved to write. She wrote letters, poems, stories and memories.
This is the final installment of her childhood memories. Mother faced many challenges in her lifetime, but she … Read more

More of mama’s childhood memories

By Viola Dew Brannon

We moved into a small town when I was 9 so I could attend school. My parents would not let me walk the seven miles from our farm to the nearest school.

It took me three … Read more