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Brenda Lawrence Otts

Brenda Lawrence Otts, 54, of Madison, passed away on Wednesday, July 19, 2017, in Atlanta, Georgia, while on a business trip. 

A native of Kosciusko, Brenda moved to the Jackson metro area following graduation from Delta State University.


50 years a camper

Since 1969, Bill Terry of Kosciusko has spent a week at Camp Lake Stephens in Oxford as a participant in Rainbow Camp.

He was honored for his long tenure of attendance during his week of camp this summer from July 3 to July 7.

Born to Run

After being named the Offensive MVP of The Star-Herald All Area team in 2016 after rushing for 1002 yards, Kosciusko senior running back/linebacker Kadarius Banks is ready for the 2017 season.  Motivated by his team’s lack of success in 2016, Banks feels he is stronger, smart



Wanna B. Johnson 

Wanna Glynn Barrett Johnson, 90, native of Williamsville near Kosciusko, was born February 20, 1927, and passed away Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at Winston Medical Center Nursing Home in Louisville. 

Virginia Bailey Roby

Services for Mrs. Virginia Bailey Roby, 80, of Kosciusko, will be held Friday, June 30, at 3 p.m. at Winters Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Parkway Cemetery.

Mrs. Roby, a cosmetologist, died Juine 26, 2017 at the Attala Nursing Center.

Louise Johnson Townsend

Funeral services for Mrs. Louise Johnson Townsend, 71, of Kosciusko, were held June 27 at 1 Winters Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Stokes Cemetery, Durant.

She died June 17, 2017 at the University Medical Cdnter in Jackson.