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Lillian Faye Gatlin

Graveside services for Mrs. Lillian Faye Gatlin of Kilmichael were at 2 p.m. on Monday, June 18, at Poplar Springs Baptist Church Cemetery near Kilmichael, with Rev. Brad Herod officiating.



Charlotte Duggins Turner

Charlotte Duggins Turner, 84, of Greenwood passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by family on Thursday, June 14, 2018. Services were at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 17, 2018, at Wilson and Knight Funeral Home. Visitation was from 12 p.m. until service time. Rev. Dennis McKay officiated.


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How do you eat your pizza?

By GWEN SISSON,

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!”


Fight with faith in God

By CONNIE BUNCH,

My friend is a big man, and he told me this story, in so many words.

My friend said he and three of his buddies went to Florida for a vacation. “I kept getting looks from people,” he said. “They moved away from me and said, ‘Man, you are big!’  They were scared of me.”




Thank you board members

Dear Editor

The five individuals who serve on the Winona School Board are to be commended for their commitment to this community’s children. They work untold hours attending board meetings and school activities, answering community questions, refining their governance skills, and so much more.   






Man facing drug charge

By AMANDA SEXTON FERGUSON,

WINONA – A traffic stop led to a Winona man being arrested for felony drug charges last week.

According to Winona Police Captain Dan Herod, chief investigator for the Winona Police Department, Michael Anthony Forrest, 43, of Winona was arrested and charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, marijuana.


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Skills USA Winners

By BECKY DEES,

Students from the Winona Career and Technical Center competed against students statewide in the SkillsUSA State Competition held April 10-11 at locations in Jackson and Pearl.  Students competing in Skills USA represented Winona High School and Winona Christian School and Montgomery, Carroll, and Attala counties.  Winners from SkillsUSA State c



CA JR HIgh Student Council gives back

Members of Carroll Academy's Middle School Student Council, sponsored as the Douglas Carroll Junior American Citizens by Third Arrow Chapter, Mississippi Society Daughters of the American Revolution, donated food items, helped prepare plates and served area "shut-ins" with the ladies of  "Women on Mission" at the North Carrollton Baptist Church


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Breaking News

WINONA – A man is facing charges for purposefully setting fire to a duplex apartment.


Obituaries

Mary Woodall, 60 passed away Thursday, June 14, 2018, at Greenwood Leflore Hospital.  Funeral... READ MORE