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Officials warn of high temps
Although it took a while, the dog days of summer appear to finally be here. This week, temperatures have threatened to reach triple digit numbers with heat indexes reaching far over 100 degrees. Th...
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No qualifiers yet for school board seat
It is two weeks into the qualifying window for the Beat Five school board position, but no one has qualified to run for the seat. According to Carroll County Circuit Clerk Durward Stanton, there ha...
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Seniors get creative in raising funds
WINONA – A group of seniors at the Winona Community Center on Powell Street have discovered a way to raise funds to ensure the future of a continuing education program initially funded through the ...
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Two charged with aggravated assault
WINONA –Michael Merritt, Jr., 20, of Winona will face a Montgomery County Grand Jury for two counts of aggravated assault in connection with a stabbing and subsequent shooting which occurred on Aug...
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Tax increase a possibility for Winona
WINONA – The Winona Board of Aldermen is mulling over a proposed budget for fiscal year 2015. At Tuesday night’s regular meeting, City Clerk June Williams presented the board with a proposed budget...
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One killed in ATV accident
BLACK HAWK -- An ATV accident near the Carroll and Holmes County line claimed the life of a Black Hawk man over the weekend. According to Carroll County Sheriff Jerry Carver, a man he identified as...
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1964 memorabila to be displayed
by Reggie Ross, Staff Writer
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NORTH CARROLLTON -- Ken Strachan wasn’t even born in 1964, but like most Mississippians, he understands the importance of that long, hot summer -- a summer now known as Freedom Summer. Strachan, wh...
Supervisors work to keep expenses down
by Reggie Ross, Staff Writer
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The Carroll County Board of Supervisors has been busy crunching numbers for the upcoming county budget. The board recently met for their preliminary budget session, and officials are tightly crunch...
Man killed in Interstate 55 accident
by Reggie Ross, Staff Writer
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A weekend accident claimed the life of an elderly Bay Springs man along Interstate 55 just outside Carroll County. According to Tony Dunn, spokesman with the Mississippi Highway Patrol’s Troop D, a...
WPD gets new firearms in trade
by Amanda Sexton Ferguson, Editor and Publisher
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WINONA – The officers of the Winona Police Department will be getting new firearms. In a special-called meeting last Thursday, the Board of Aldermen gave approval for Chief of Police Johnny Hargrov...
Two facing felony charges
by Amanda Sexton Ferguson, Editor and Publisher
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WINONA – Two people have been charged in connection with a stabbing and shooting that occurred Sunday night. According to investigating officer Antreon Moore, officers were dispatched to the corner...
Man sentenced to jail for escape
by Amanda Sexton Ferguson, Editor and Publisher
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WINONA – A man that escaped the custody of the Carroll Montgomery Regional Correctional Facility while seeking medical treatment at Tyler Holmes Memorial Hospital was sentenced to jail time for the...
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