Ashton Steele, 15, a Winston County High student was selected as the Miss 9-1-1- at the Haleyville Rotary Club Miss 9-1-1 pageant was held Saturday afternoon at the HES auditorium. She will be part of the 9-1-1 festivities on May 2-3 downtown Haleyville. The pageant was a fundraiser for the Rotary Club Toys for Kids Program. The Rotary Club thanks all the participants and sponsors who helped make the event a great success.
A single-vehicle crash at 9:20 a.m. today, May 13, has claimed the life of a Lynn woman. Lydia Lenae Wilson, 44, was killed when the 2012 Toyota Camry she was driving left the roadway and overturned. Wilson, who was not using a seatbelt, was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. The crash occurred on Winston County 59, two miles south of Lynn. Nothing further is available as Alabama State Troopers continue to investigate.