Uniquely Made #DUCKHILLPOTTERY


Like many artists, he would go back and forth. Sometimes he loved it. Other times, he would take a break to deal with life.

But pottery has been a lifetime passion for John Malone. He says he loves “the spontaneity and the immediacy of creating a piece.” And it is that love that drives him to make pottery that is both beautiful and useful.

“(I love) seeing a lifeless lump of clay become alive with function,” Malone said. “Then altering that form to create something different and unique.” Continue reading

Fashion Show fundraiser


It was a day of fun, fashion and good food for supporters of Tyler Holmes Memorial Hospital.

The Tyler Holmes Memorial Hospital Auxiliary held a special luncheon last weekend at the historic Tanglewood home in Carrollton – the former home of Dr. Millard Costilow. A portion of the proceeds from the luncheon fundraiser will go to the Dr. Millard Costilow Scholarship Fund, and organizers thought it a “special honor to raise money for the scholarship at Dr. Costilow’s former home.”

Following a lovely meal, guests were treated to a fashion show and took part in a silent auction.

Models showed off the latest styles from Special Treasures, Garden By The Pond, Hammond’s Pharmacy and Jamie Lynn’s.

“Our goal–not only for this fashion show but in the shop–is to help each customer look good, feel comfortable, and enjoy their selections,” said Cheryl Bailey of Special Treasures in Winona. “We are all winners when that happens.”

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#CHRISTMASSHOPPING: Hammond’s Pharmacy


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Emma Beckwith and Hannah Beckwith are checking out the fleece jackets at Hammond’s Pharmacy.

#HOTTESTITEMFORCHRISTMAS:

Cindy Shelton of Hammond’s Pharmacy in Winona said this year’s they were selling “a ton of fleece jackets” this Christmas season.

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Jackie Pullen is shopping for a few items to help decorate her home this Christmas at Hammond’s Pharmacy.

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Misti Vaughn getting a little apple cider at Hammond’s Pharmacy during the 2016 Christmas Open House event.