Obituary – Shawn Royce Fowler

Mr. Shawn Royce Fowler, 43, passed away on Monday, April 28, 2014, at his residence in Louisville, Mississippi. Graveside services and interment will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 4, 2014, in the Whitehall United Methodist Church Cemetery … Read more

Obituary – Earma Jean Clark

Mrs. Earma Jean Clark, 91, passed away on Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at Aurora Nursing Home in Columbus, Mississippi. Visitation will be Friday, May 2, 2014, from 9 a.m. until service time at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral … Read more

Obituary – Pansy Dell Furr Clar

Pansy Dell Furr Clar passed away on Friday, April 25, 2014, at her home in San Rafael, California. She was 104 years old. Pansy was born December 7, 1909, to Arthur C. and Eva King Furr in Nola, Mississippi, in … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Claude (Jack) Peebles Jr.

Funeral services for Mr. Claude (Jack) Peebles Jr. was held at 2 PM Thursday, May 1, 2014 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. John Stephens officiating. Interment was in Spring Creek Cemetery with military honors. John E. Stephens Chapel … Read more

Obituary – Margaret Copeland Ricks

Margaret Ann Copeland Ricks went home to be with her Heavenly Father on Sunday, May 4, 2014. She was 76 years old. Her strong will to live, unwavering faith in God, and the love and prayers of family, friends, and … Read more

Tornado ravages county

Before the sunset Monday, April 28 a photo survey of the damage of McCullough Road revealed most homes in some stae of severe damage.

From Staff and press reports
Photos by Joseph McCain/Staff

Warnings were sent out all day Sunday, April 27 and Monday, April 28 yet nothing prepared Winston County for the devastating tornado and… Read more