The Winona-Montgomery Consolidated School District will see a $106,000 shortfall in state funding this school year compared to last year. However, with the Mississippi Legislature not fully funding the Mississippi Adequate Education Program again this year, the district is underfunded $1,065,716.
A Montgomery County church was broken into Friday evening, and Montgomery County deputies are working to find the culprit.
According to Montgomery County Sheriff Bubba Nix, Eskridge Baptist Church was burglarized last Friday afternoon. Nix said a church member drove by the church and discovered the back door kicked in.
A Carrollton man is back in Carroll County to face charges of grand larceny.
According to Carroll County Sheriff Clint Walker, James Clark Holloway is being held in the Carroll Montgomery Regional Correctional Facility in Vaiden after being charged with grand larceny.
After losing my father in 2018, I thought every Father’s Day after would be unbearable. Last year, the very first Father’s Day without Daddy, I was sad that he was no longer here, but he left my sisters and me with a lifetime of memories and lessons to help us carry on without him.
I grew up in “Sextonville.” My grandparents lived on one side and my Aunt Jean and Uncle Carl lived on the other. Aunt Gaye Gaye and Uncle Tommy were behind us; my Aunt Pete lived on the other side of my grandparents, and my Aunt Emma and Uncle Sanford lived next door to her. And so on and so on.