BEST OF MISS-LOU: Winners introduced throughout annual awards celebration – Mississippi's Greatest Neighborhood Newspaper | Mississippi's Greatest Neighborhood Newspaper – Natchez Democrat


NATCHEZ — The Greatest within the Miss-Lou, together with barbers, docs, caterers, photographers, mechanics, eating places, retailers and extra acquired their due recognition on Tuesday night at The Natchez Democrat’s annual Better of Miss-Lou 2022 awards.

This occasion makes use of on-line voting for locals to select their favourite companies and other people serving their neighborhood and subsequently units a excessive bar within the competitors.

This yr’s competitors included almost 43,000 nominations and greater than 90,000 votes, The Democrat Writer Kevin Warren stated. Of those, simply over 200 winners had been chosen by neighborhood voters in varied classes. All who had been nominated and made it to the highest 5 within the voting spherical had been invited to the awards celebration on Tuesday evening contained in the Natchez Conference Middle and a whole lot attended.

Some took house awards in a number of classes.

Justin Gregg, DVM, and his employees at Gregg Veterinary Hospital swept the pet care classes.

For others, slightly little bit of recognition was all it took to carry a smile.

“It feels great,” stated Paula Morris of profitable an award for Greatest Financial institution Supervisor. “I used to be most positively stunned.”

Here’s a full checklist of the winners in The Natchez Democrat’s Better of Miss-Lou 2022 Awards:


Better of Automotive

Auto Vendor New: Efficiency Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram

Auto Vendor Pre-Owned: Efficiency Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram

Auto Vendor Service Division: Efficiency Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram

Auto Salesperson: Jerry McJimsey

Automotive / Truck / 4×4 Equipment: McDonald Collision

Physique Store: McDonald Collision

Brake Job: Arthur’s Tires

Automotive Wash: B&J Automotive Particulars

Finance Supervisor: Shaun McDonald

Fuel Station: Go Mart

Glass/Windshield Restore: Reducing Edge Glass

Oil Change: Arthur’s Tires

Powersports Vendor: Nice River Honda

Gross sales Supervisor : Cass Butler

Gross sales Supervisor: Kyle Holzhaub

Service Division: Professional Automotive Specialists

Service Supervisor: Bryan Mudd

Technician (Mechanic): Josh McDonald

Tire Store: Arthur’s Tires

Towing Service: McDonald Collision

Window Tint: Benji Credle


Favourite Locals

Barber: Kayce Hinson

Bartender: Kevin Graham

Beautician/Hair Stylist : Kayce Hinson

Charitable Group Chief: Marcus Archer

Chef: Jonathan Borum

Coach (Non-public Colleges): Coach David King

Coach (Public Colleges): Coach Jeannie Crnkovic

Firefighter: Battalion Chief Tim Vanier

Choose: Walt Brown

Native Creator: Greg Iles

Native Politician: Sheriff David Hedrick

Native Social Media Influencer: Ronnie Calhoun

Police Officer: Captain Craig Godbold

Principal: Whest Shirley

Server: Belinda Faust

Sheriff Deputy: Lee Greatest

Instructor (Elementary): Torri Webber

Instructor (Excessive College): Jennifer Rutland


Greatest Meals and Drink

Appetizers: Duck’s Nest II

Bakery: The Donut Store

Bar: 100 Fundamental Spirits & Eatery

BBQ: Pig Out Inn Barbecue

Beer Choice: Natchez Brewing Firm

Greatest Stored Secret: Restore Well being and Wellness

Greatest Service: Little Tokyo

Biscuits: Biscuits & Blues

Breakfast: The Donut store

Brunch: The Little Straightforward

Burger: The Camp

Catering: Moo’s Barn and Grill

Hen Tenders: County Pie

Chinese language Meals: Planet Thai

Cocktails: Roux 61

Espresso: Natchez Espresso Co

Coldest Beer: CR’S

Crawfish: C & M Crawfish

Deli: Soda Pops

Dessert: Mammy’s Cabinet

Quick Meals: The Malt Store

French Fries: McDonald’s

Fried Hen: Popeye’s

Friendliest Service: Little Tokyo

Fuel Station Meals: Go Mart

Gumbo: Geese Nest II

Wholesome Eating: Vitamin 61

Ice Cream: Malt Store

Italian Restaurant: Pearl Road Pasta

Margarita: Fats Mama’s Tamales

Mexican Restaurant: La Parrilla

Milkshake: Malt Store

New Restaurant: Brandin Iron

Pizza: County Pie

Plate Lunch: Southside Market

Po-Boy: Roux 61

Queso: La Fiesta Grande Restaurante

Seafood Restaurant: Roux 61

Steak/Steak Night time: Duck’s Nest II

Sushi: Little Tokyo

Candy Tea: Mammy’s

Tacos: The Camp

Takeout: County Pie

Wine/Spirits Choice : Spirits of Natchez

Wings: County Pie


Greatest Healthcare and Health

Assisted Dwelling Facility: BeeHive Houses of Natchez

Dentist: Dr. Jarrod Gregg

Physician: Dr. Kellen Jex

Well being & Health Membership: Natchez Whole Health

House Well being Care: Intensive House Healthcare

Hospital: Trinity Medical Middle

Manicure/Pedicure: VIP Nails

Nurse: Lexi Christian

Vitamin Store : Vitamin 61

Optometrist: Bridgett Milliken

Pediatrician: Dr. Jennifer Russ

Pharmacist: George E-book

Pharmacy: E-book’s Pharmacy

Bodily Therapist: Summer season Milliken Thompson

Bodily Remedy/Rehab: Key Rehab Associates

Sports activities/Orthopedic Rehab: Miss-Lou Bodily Remedy

Pressing Care: SouthStar Pressing Care

Womens’ Healthcare: Dr. Frank Guedon


Greatest House and Backyard

Vintage Retailer: Riva Stylish

Equipment Restore: Hefley’s Refrigeration & Equipment

Equipment Retailer: Brakenridge Furnishings

Concrete Restore/Set up: J & J Flooring and Pure Stone

Electrical Providers Firm: Thorpe Sheet Metallic, Inc

Flooring Retailer: J & J Flooring and Pure Stone

Furnishings Retailer: Weeks Warehouse Furnishings

{Hardware} Retailer: House {Hardware} Middle

Hardwood Flooring: J & J Flooring and Pure Stone

House Décor Retailer: Riva Stylish

House Transforming: J & J Flooring and Pure Stone

HVAC Firm: Thorpe Sheet Metallic Inc

Landscaper/Landscaping Firm: Upton’s Garden and Panorama

Mattress Retailer: Weeks Warehouse Furnishings

Mowing Service: Richard McKinney

Outside Dwelling: J & J Flooring and Pure Stone

Pest Management: Bug Buster’s Pest Management

Plumber/Plumbing Firm: Thorpe Sheet Metallic Inc

Actual Property Agency: Paul Inexperienced & Associates Realtors

Tile/Stone Countertop Store: J & J Flooring and Pure Stone


Greatest Pet Care

Animal Hospital: Gregg Veterinary Hospital

Dental Care: Gregg Veterinary Hospital

Emergency Providers: Gregg Veterinary Hospital

Groomer: Morgan Leigh

Pet Boarding: The Barkley Pet Resort and Spa

Pet Surgical procedure: Gregg Veterinary Hospital

Veterinarian: Dr. Justin Gregg


Greatest Skilled Providers

Accounting Agency: Silas Simmons LLP

Financial institution: United Mississippi Financial institution

Charitable Group: Natchez-Adams County Humane Society

Development Firm: Huber’s Development Co Inc

Buyer Service (Giant Enterprise): McDonald Collision

Buyer Service (Small Enterprise): Stuart Heflin

Monetary Planning: Forrest Johnson

Funeral House: Younger’s Funeral House

Insurance coverage Company: Jordan Farmer State Farm Company

Investing: Forrest Johnson

Regulation Agency/Workplace: Lipsey Regulation

Mortgage Firm: UMB

New Enterprise: Cooley & Co

New Enterprise: Restore Well being and Wellness

Non-public College: Cathedral Excessive College

Public College: Natchez Early Faculty

Tax Preparation Providers: Silas Simmons LLP


Greatest Professionals

Accountant: Will Christian

Legal professional: Grayson Lewis

Financial institution Supervisor: Paula Morris

Enterprise Lunch: Pearl Road Pasta

Electrician: Boo Brumfield

Monetary Planner: Forrest Johnson

HVAC Technician: Jonathan Thorpe

Insurance coverage Agent: Jordan Farmer

Mortgage Officer (Business): Matthew Corridor

Mortgage Officer (House): Matthew Corridor

Minority Owned Enterprise (Proprietor): Planet Thailand

Photographer: Taylor Cooley

Plumber: Kelly Spears

Actual Property Agent: Janice Easom

Teller: Heather Burr

Wealth Advisor: Forrest Johnson

Lady Owned Enterprise: Taylor Cooley Pictures


Greatest Procuring and Leisure

Mattress & Breakfast: Dunleith Historic Inn

Greatest Boutique: Era Lee Boutique

Kids’s Clothes Retailer: Certainly one of A Form

Consignment Retailer: Bless This Mess

Comfort Retailer: Go Mart

Dance Studio: Middleton College of Dance

Date Night time Location: Pearl Road Pasta

Daycare: Hansel and Gretel Daycare

Eyeglass Retailer: Miss-Lou Eye Care

Florist: Jeffery’s Flower Store

Reward Store: Certainly one of A Form

Grocery Retailer: Southside Market

Hair Salon/Day Spa: Mane Occasion

Resort: Natchez Grand Resort

Searching Gear: Sports activities Middle-Rex Workforce Sports activities

Jewellery Retailer: Rise N’ Shine Studio

Women Attire: RRUS & Co.

Native Band: Mack Daddy

Native Musician: Bryce McGlothin

Nightlife: Smoot’s Grocery Blues Lounge

Get together Venue: Cooley & Co

Pawn Store: Peddler’s Vintage Pawn And Salvage

Shoe Retailer: Speeding Boots

Tattoo Studio/Artist: Morgan Moak

Thrift Store: Bless This Mess


Better of Weddings

Alterations/Tailoring: Kathleen Taunton

Bridal Hair: Anruss & Co

Bridal Make-up: Cydney Brown

Bridal Registry: Hal Garner @ Nest

Caterer: Rene’ Adams

Engagement & Wedding ceremony Jewellery: Rise N’ Shine Studio

Florist: Moreton’s Flowerland

Formal Venue: Dunleith Historic Inn

Groomsmen’s Apparel: Magnolia Mariée Bridal Boutique

Groomsmen’s Presents: Rise N Shine Studio

Historic Venue: Dunleith Historic Inn

Mom’s & Grandmother’s Apparel: Magnolia Mariée Bridal Boutique

Nails / Manicure: Good Nails

Outside Venue: Dunleith Historic Inn

Tuxedo Rental/Buy: Magnolia Mariée Bridal Boutique

Wedding ceremony Band: Cha Cha Boo

Wedding ceremony Cake: Edna Fisher

Wedding ceremony Gown: Magnolia Mariée Bridal Boutique

Wedding ceremony Photographer: Taylor Cooley Pictures

Wedding ceremony Planner: Taylor Moak

Wedding ceremony Reception: Cooley & Co

Wedding ceremony Rehearsal Dinner Venue: Cooley & Co

Wedding ceremony Videographer: Oakwood Media


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