My granddaddy, Charlie Sexton, told me that he preferred store-bought ice cream and bakery-made cakes over homemade. His reasoning was simple. When he was a child, growing up in rural DeSoto County, his family couldn’t afford store-bought ice cream and cake. So, his mother made everything they ate from scratch.
The Montgomery County Board of Supervisors voted to make some repairs to the Screw Conveyor building during Monday’s regular meeting.
The board agreed to seek quotes to repair the roof on a secondary building on the Winona Industry’s campus as well as trim some trees around the building.
In other business:
WINONA -- Questions about inmate expenses outside the daily housing fee Montgomery County is paying the Carroll Montgomery Regional Correctional Facility to house its inmates were the topic of discussion at Monday’s meeting of the Montgomery County Board of Supervisors.
In Mississippi’s small rural communities, money is always tight. Small municipalities and counties equal small populations, limited ad valorem tax dollars, and a fraction of sales tax proceeds brought in from larger communities.