Obituaries

Nicholas Clay ‘Nick’ Jones

June 15, 2016

Services for Nicholas Clay “Nick” Jones, 20, of Stewart were June 21, 2016, at Oliver Funeral Home in Winona with the Rev. Randy Bridges officiating. Burial was in Milligan Springs Cemetery.

He was … Read more

Sales tax collections released for area cities

From Staff Reports

Sales tax revenue numbers that reflect April sales are in from the Mississippi Department of Revenue for local municipalities.

MDR collects 81.5 percent of the 7 percent sales tax from municipalities and distributes the remaining 18.5 percent … Read more

Fire destroys Mantee One Stop

From Staff Reports

Fire destroyed a convenience store on Highway 15 in Mantee early Sunday morning.

A passing motorist saw and reported the fire at Mantee One Stop about 2:10 a.m., EMA Director/Fire Coordinator Barry Rushing said. No one was … Read more

Nick Jones, 20, dies in Stewart crash

By Tish Butts

Staff Writer

The Winona Times

WINONA – A motorist was killed in a two-vehicle collision in Stewart on June 15.

Nicholas Clay “Nick” Jones, 20, of Stewart died at the scene after his 2001 Chevrolet Impala was … Read more

1 injured in Cadaretta crash

From Staff Reports

One person was injured in a two-vehicle accident last week on Cadaretta Road in Webster County.

The accident occurred about 9:25 a.m. June 14 half a mile from the Carver Road intersection at the Grenada County line.… Read more

Children enjoy summer reading program

By Librarian Fran Smith
Webster County Library

Eager preschool children arrived at Webster County Library for the second summer reading program June 15 to hear Ms. Pat read “Split, Splat,” a story about playing in the rain.

They sang several … Read more