Less than 24 hours after a Carroll Academy bus carrying 25 children went down an embankment on... READ MORE
During the Depression, my great aunt, Tura, taught at a country school in Eudora. Poverty was a way of life in rural Mississippi, and with the Depression lingering for many years, her students never experienced Christmas morning with a mountain of presents under a festive tree.
As a child, my sisters and I knew Christmas was soon approaching when Momma made her famous Haystack candy. She would have the little clusters of candies covering every surface of the kitchen as they set, with a suspicious vacancy here and there from those Daddy would swipe as he strolled through the kitchen every 15 minutes to check her progr
A Carroll County teen is facing capital murder charges in connection with the death of a nine-month-old boy.
Tervonte Devon Alexander, 18, of Coila was charged with capital murder in the November 14 death of Sawyer Jerrell Holston, nine months.