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BREAKING: Child missing from Duck Hill

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued an ENDANGERED / MISSING CHILD ALERT for 12 year old Dakota Elliott Kelly of Duck Hill, Mississippi.  Dakota is described as a black male, 5’2” tall, weighing 140 pounds, with brown eyes and short, black hair.  Dakota was last seen wearing dark blue and light blue Kobe Bryant sneakers, white soc











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Mary Lyn Hoover Steed

Mary Lyn Hoover Steed, 70, passed away on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at Baptist Memorial Hospital - Desoto in Southaven.

Graveside funeral services for Mary Lyn Hoover Steed of Sumner was held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17 at Oakwood Cemetery in Winona. Rev. Saxton Odom officiated the services.




Birdie J. Griffin

Birdie J. Griffin, 66, of Greenwood died Sunday, April 7, 2019 at North Delta Hospice in Southaven.

Visitation will be from noon until service time at 2 p.m. on Friday, April 12, 2019 at Williams & Lord Funeral Home. Rev. Randy Salisbury will officiate.





BREAKING: Child missing from Duck Hill

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued an ENDANGERED / MISSING CHILD ALERT for 12 year old Dakota Elliott Kelly of Duck Hill, Mississippi.  Dakota is described as a black male, 5’2” tall, weighing 140 pounds, with brown eyes and short, black hair.  Dakota was last seen wearing dark blue and light blue Kobe Bryant sneakers, white soc


Ethel King Mitchell

Mrs. Ethel King Mitchell, 97, of Winona passed away at Vaiden Community Living Center in Vaiden on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. 

A visitation was held from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 24, at Lee Funeral Home, followed by a graveside service at Friendship Cemetery in Kilmichael.  Rev. Randy Bridges officiated the service.



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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


Ruby Baker

Ruby Joyce “Jody” Baker, 72, of Carrollton died Monday, August 6, 2018, in Carroll County.  Visitation was held 12 p.m.  until 1:30 p.m. Saturday, August 11, 2018  at Williams and Lord Funeral Home in Greenwood.  Graveside services began at 2 p.m. at New Shiloh Cemetery in Carroll County, with Rev. Perry Irwin officiating.



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Orvlie Hunt

Funeral services for Orvlie Hunt of Weir were held on Saturday, June 15, 2017, at First Unity United Methodist Church in Weir, with Rev. Lyndon Geeter officiating.  Burial followed in the church cemetery in Weir.









Lost Dog

On March 17, Bubba was let out and he ran off with a puppy friend from Stewart Weir Road in Stewart at Burton Rd.    Bubba is a chocolate lab mix, four to six months old, has a white blaze on his chest and green eyes, and weighs 30 pounds.  He had on a collar when he left.  He has an ID microchip.  If you find Bubba, please call 601-940-2753 an


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