In the movie, “Despicable Me” (which is one of my favorites), the girls ask Gru if they can... READ MORE
Yesterday, the North Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery opened to much fanfare, with national, state, and local dignitaries as well as veterans and guests from miles around attending a dedication service. Hundreds of people came out and showed their support for the development and our local veterans.
On the eve of the first day of my fifth grade year, I decided to cut my own hair.
I realize that most children cut their own hair at one time or another, but that is usually reserved for MUCH younger children. I guess I was just a late bloomer on the hair-mutilation front.
Elections here in Carroll County have always been a tradition that is looked forward to by the citizens. Many remember years ago waiting outside The Conservative newspaper office on Lexington Street in Carrollton as election returns were posted on the board through the night until a winner was announced.
Cpl. Collin Schaaff and his wife, already the parents of a 1-year-old daughter, were expecting their second daughter in November.
Gunnery Sgt. Mark Hopkins and his wife had three children, the oldest of which is 2.
Navy Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Ryan Lohrey had just married in June.