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Madine Allen Meredith

Services for Mrs. Madine Allen Meredith, 84, of Kosciusko, will be held Saturday, Sept. 16, at 1 p.m. at Jackson Street First Baptist M.B. Church with burial in Parkway Cemetery with Winters Funeral Home handling arrangements.

Tommie Lee Ellis Jr.

Services for Tommie Lee Ellis Jr., 74, of Durant, will be held Saturday, Sept. 16, at 2 p.m. at Durant Baptist Church.

Burial will be in Belmont Cemetery, Durant.

Ellis, a retired dairy worker, died Sept. 11, 2017, at Baptist Medical Center in Jackson.


Bending the rules


KHS students garner exception to recognize special needs classmate

Thanks to a dialogue between Kosciusko High School seniors and the school administration, Jamya Erving, who has autism, will be able to serve as a Maid on the KHS Homecoming Court.



Tommy Earl Sims


We are greatly saddened by the passing of Tommy Earl Sims, 63, on Thursday, April 21, 2016, at 5 p.m. in Franklin Tenn., surrounded by his family.  Tommy was born September 21, 1952 in Kosciusko.

Levorn Lewis

Funeral services for Ms. Levorn Lewis, 43, of Sallis, will be held Saturday, Sept. 17, at 1 p.m. at Bethlehem M.B. Church with burial in Macedonia Cemetery, Sallis.

She died Sept. 10, 2016 at her residence.

Winters Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Prince Gipson

    Prince Gipson, 42, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, passed away on Thursday, September 8, 2016. Memorial service was held 3 p.m. Sunday, September 11, 2016, at Mt.