“I enjoy helping people and strongly believe the growth of Montgomery County has more potential than ever,” Harper said. “My mom, (the late) Annie Jean Campbell, influenced me a lot on becoming Supervisor by her willingness to learn and listen to the voters. Also, I love Montgomery County and the people keeps me focused. I love what I do.” Continue reading
The lights are back on, but the work continues.
On Saturday, several Stewart-Kilmichael area churches and volunteers got together to pray with people from the Kilmichael area who suffered storm damage and fed them a free lunch on the square.
“It is always good to see churches working together for a great cause,” said Rev. Martin Jacks of Stewart Baptist Church. Continue reading
It has been a generational lesson in the importance of community banking.
Rodney Mortimer was first inspired to be part of the banking industry by watching his father, Lagrone Mortimer succeed in the business. It was the reason he majored in banking and finance at Mississippi State University, and began working at the Bank of Kilmichael with his father and grandfather.
In the 80’s, Rodney Mortimer took over as president of the Bank of Kilmichael, following in the footsteps of his father, Lagrone Mortimer and also his grandfather, Kent Mortimer. Continue reading
Kevin Hitt shared his love of God and woodworking as he shared parts of his testimony with members of JOY Club at First Baptist Church of Eupora today at lunch. Continue reading
For many Winona High School team members, the race was part of a personal mission to help cancer patients and their caregivers.
Several Winona residents traveled to Memphis on Dec. 3 to take part in the 2016 St. Jude Memphis Marathon.
The race course takes participants through downtown Memphis, including the campus of St. Jude.
“That is a very overwhelming and emotional time,” said Amber Austin, marathon participant from Winona. “Seeing the children and parents waving and cheering for us provided me with the endurance I needed to pick up my pace and motivated me to finish. I can’t wait until next year.”
If it were not for Camp McCain, there would be no Cuomo Sisters singing in churches and venues throughout the area.
“The Two Bettys” of North Winona Baptist Church have been hard at work getting ready for this week.
Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week is the third week of November each year, and “The Two Bettys” have been busy. In addition to putting together shoeboxes for North Winona Baptist Church, they are part of the Operation Christmas Child prayer team for Montgomery and Carroll Counties.