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Principals give school board updates
Principals of the three Carroll County public schools informed the Carroll County School Board that teachers and students are hard at work to continue to improve on state testing. After the release...
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Woman pleads guilty to murder
WINONA – A young woman will serve 20 years in prison for murder. Amber Lynn Grant, 23, pleaded guilty last week to the murder of Cheryl Burress of Winona in Montgomery County Circuit Court. She was...
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Vaiden annual festival set for Saturday
VAIDEN -- It’s the time of the year when people line the streets of Vaiden to enjoy a Saturday of fun, fellowship and lots of food. This is the fifth year for the Vaiden Cultural and Heritage Festi...
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Man pleads guilty to aggravated DUI
Joe Taylor, Jr., pleaded guilty to aggravated driving under the influence in Montgomery County Circuit Court last week. He was sentenced to serve 15 years in the custody of the Mississippi Departme...
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One killed in two-car crash
A fatal accident in rural Montgomery County claimed the life of a Ridgeland man near the Montgomery and Choctaw County line last week. According to Tony Dunn, Public Affairs Officer with the Missis...
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Fire coordinator: Volunteer fire fighters trained
After last week’s mishap involving a fire truck rolling out of control and causing property damage in Vaiden, supervisors chimed in on the mishap. “I was there, and someone could have gotten killed...
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Pilgrimage set for this weekend
by Reggie Ross, Staff Writer
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This weekend the streets of Carrollton and North Carrollton will be busy with people as the annual Pilgrimage and Big Sand Creek Festival kick off. The Carrollton Pilgrimage is set for Friday, Octo...
Harrell: Students raising the bar
by Reggie Ross, Staff Writer
Oct 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
CARROLLTON -- As Carroll Academy played for a state title Monday in Brandon, headmaster Steven Harrell was one of the first people to let the Lady Rebels know how proud he was of them. To Harrell, ...
Investigation ongoing in Bibbs murder case
by Amanda Sexton Ferguson, Editor and Publisher
Oct 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
The investigation continues into the murder of a Winona man. According to Montgomery County Sheriff Bubba Nix, the investigation is ongoing in the murder of 22-year-old Devante Tyrone Bibbs of Wino...
Judge threatens county board with legal action
by Amanda Sexton Ferguson, Editor and Publisher
Oct 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
WINONA – The Montgomery County Board of Supervisors opted not to amend its current policy of assigning cases to the county’s two justice court judges. Tuesday morning, the board voted 4-0 in favor ...
West Nile Virus reported in Carroll County
by Reggie Ross, Staff Writer
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Carroll County is one of ten counties where at least one person has been infected by the West Nile Virus. According to the Mississippi State Department of Health, 12 new human cases of the West Nil...
Squad car totaled by fire truck
by Reggie Ross, Staff Writer
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
While firefighters worked to extinguish a blaze at a Vaiden restaurant Monday, an unmanned fire truck collided with several parked vehicles. According to Carroll County Sheriff Jerry Carver, an unm...
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