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Positive behavior being rewarded at WES
WINONA – Students at Winona Elementary School are being rewarded for good behavior. According to Dr. Paul Lawrence, WES principal, the school has instituted a new discipline behavior intervention s...
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Bus shop burglarized in Kilmichael
KILMICHAEL -- Investigators with the Kilmichael Police Department and the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department are searching clues in a recent breakin and burglary of property belonging to the Mo...
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Test scores improve at some local schools
Local students performed well on state tests last spring despite major changes to the state’s curriculum last school year. This past year, Mississippi schools instituted the Common Core academic st...
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Natives of Teoc return for reunion
The Teoc Reunion brought people back to Carroll County, and the weekend was full of laughter, memories and many native folk rekindling friendships. According to Mary Fluker, a member of the Teoc Re...
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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
by Amanda Sexton Ferguson, Editor and Publisher
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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 ...
Two charged with aggravated assault
by Amanda Sexton Ferguson, Editor and Publisher
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Tax increase a possibility for Winona
by Amanda Sexton Ferguson, Editor and Publisher
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
One killed in ATV accident
by Reggie Ross, Staff Writer
Aug 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
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...
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