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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.


'Man cold'

A “man cold” is something quite epic when it happens, if one is a man, obviously.  It usually starts with a sniffle and soon after that first sniffle it feels like death may be imminent.  I think I am pretty tough when it comes to being sick since I

Grenada slips by Whippets


The Kosciusko Whippets (0-4) traveled to Grenada (1-3) last Friday night looking to pick off their first win of the 2017 campaign but came up just short to the Chargers, losing 21-14.  The Whippets will once again be on the road this Friday night when they hit the road to tak

Dr. Alma Ruth Corley

Dr. Alma Ruth Corley, retired assistant professor of speech at the University of Central Arkansas and widow of Lamar Corley, passed away quietly Aug. 29, 2017, at the North Mississippi Hospital in Oxford after a short illness.  She was 83.