By Sam Poe
Thursday, July 31, 2014 | 9:07 PM
The Winston County Board of Education met Thursday evening and officially voted to hire Coach Kelly Rushing. Rushing has played multiple roles in the Haleyville City School system including Middle School Physical Education Teacher, Assistant Coach for football and basketball, and Head Coach for softball. He will now be the Assistant Principal, Assistant Football Coach, and Head Softball Coach at Winston County High School.
Rushing is most well known for his leadership of the Varsity Lady Lions softball team that has been to the state tournament the past four seasons taking in two state championships, runner-up, and a third place finish in the four trips.