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By AMANDA SEXTON FERGUSON,

At the Ferguson house, life is busy!  With our four-year-old now playing soccer and the tee ball season on the horizon, I don’t foresee us slowing down anytime soon.  My husband, Keith, and I take turns cooking – praise the Lord! – and there are several staple dishes we always go back to for an easy meal.




Nora Ruth Walls Gregg

Nora Ruth Walls Gregg, 78, of Carrollton died Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at her home. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 19, 2018, at Itta Bena Cemetery. Visitation will be from 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, April 19, 2018 at Williams and Lord Funeral Home. Bro. David Walls will officiate.



Shirley Jean Gregg Watts

Funeral services for Shirley Jean Gregg Watts of Carrollton were held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 17, in the Oliver Funeral Home Chapel, with burial following in Moore's Memorial Cemetery near North Carrollton.  Rev. Keith Ramage officiated the services.



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National Library Week at Kilmichael Public Library April 9-13

Monday, April: Bingo Day  with prizes for both adults and children   With refreshments!!!! Time:  3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 Tuesday, April 10: Craft Day!!!  Learn how to make a Hot Mess Canvas.  Will take about an hour to hour and a half to complete.  You may come in any time during the scheduled times.  Time 3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.


Lost Dog

On March 17, Bubba was let out and he ran off with a puppy friend from Stewart Weir Road in Stewart at Burton Rd.    Bubba is a chocolate lab mix, four to six months old, has a white blaze on his chest and green eyes, and weighs 30 pounds.  He had on a collar when he left.  He has an ID microchip.  If you find Bubba, please call 601-940-2753 an





Storm damage widespread

By AMANDA SEXTON FERGUSON,

Strong winds and rains caused widespread damage throughout Carroll County, said Gayle Beard, Carroll County Emergency Management director.

Beard said a storm than crossed through Carroll County between 7:30 p.m. and 8 a.m. downed trees, power lines, and even a cell tower with a potential of 70 mile per hour winds.


Town’s tourism tax bill dies

The two percent tourism tax bill, that would allow the Town of North Carrollton to hold a referendum vote to enact a two percent tourism tax on prepared food and beverage sold in the town limits, did not get legislative approval during the recent session of the Mississippi Legislature.


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National Library Week at Kilmichael Public Library April 9-13

Monday, April: Bingo Day  with prizes for both adults and children   With refreshments!!!! Time:  3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 Tuesday, April 10: Craft Day!!!  Learn how to make a Hot Mess Canvas.  Will take about an hour to hour and a half to complete.  You may come in any time during the scheduled times.  Time 3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.


Lost Dog

On March 17, Bubba was let out and he ran off with a puppy friend from Stewart Weir Road in Stewart at Burton Rd.    Bubba is a chocolate lab mix, four to six months old, has a white blaze on his chest and green eyes, and weighs 30 pounds.  He had on a collar when he left.  He has an ID microchip.  If you find Bubba, please call 601-940-2753 an




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National Library Week at Kilmichael Public Library April 9-13

Monday, April: Bingo Day  with prizes for both adults and children   With refreshments!!!! Time:  3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 Tuesday, April 10: Craft Day!!!  Learn how to make a Hot Mess Canvas.  Will take about an hour to hour and a half to complete.  You may come in any time during the scheduled times.  Time 3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.


Lost Dog

On March 17, Bubba was let out and he ran off with a puppy friend from Stewart Weir Road in Stewart at Burton Rd.    Bubba is a chocolate lab mix, four to six months old, has a white blaze on his chest and green eyes, and weighs 30 pounds.  He had on a collar when he left.  He has an ID microchip.  If you find Bubba, please call 601-940-2753 an




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WINONA – A man is facing charges for purposefully setting fire to a duplex apartment.


Obituaries

Nora Ruth Walls Gregg, 78, of Carrollton died Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at her home. Graveside... READ MORE