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How do you eat your pizza?


In the movie, “Despicable Me” (which is one of my favorites), the girls ask Gru if they can have pizza for supper with “stuffed crust” and everyone dreamily says “stuffed crust.” That’s how my husband, Pepper, feels about pizza, and so does Tracie Cunningham. She said she is a “huge crust fan!”

Students rewarded for Academics


Last Thursday, 198 students from Winona Secondary School were treated to lunch at Pizza Inn.  The treat was a reward for WSS students who showed growth on last May’s state tests.  According to Principal Charlie Parkerson, of the 240 students taking the tests, 198 of them showed growth.  The pizza party was just the first of many rewards planned


Juanita Peeples

Funeral services for Juanita Peeples of Kingwood, Texas, formerly of Vaiden, were held on Saturday, October 7, 2017, at 11a.m. at Lively Strone Pentecostal Church in Vaiden, with Elder James Triplett officiating.  Burial will followed in Bennett Cemetery in Black Hawk.

Kathryn Morehead

Kathryn Morehead, 85, passed away on Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at Briar Hill Rest Home in Florence. Visitation was held at Lakewood Funeral Home on Saturday, October 7, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. with funeral services to follow in the funeral home chapel. Interment was at Lakewood Memorial Park.