Rain for crops is a great thing; many farmers pray for rain to help water their vegetation. However, this year, Carroll County farmers have seen their share of torrential rainfalls, making it hard for them to do the work they need to harvest a good crop.
Next Tuesday, voters in Montgomery County will head back to the polls to determine the Democratic nominee for the race of Montgomery County Tax Assessor/Collector and Montgomery County Sheriff. The winners of Tuesday’s runoff will advance to November’s General Election.
Linda Campbell is making a difference in the lives of young adults in Montgomery County, all while helping them obtain a job and learn skills they will use for the rest of their lives as a case worker at North Central Planning and Development.
Campbell began working with North Central Planning and Development on July 1.
The Carroll County School District heard from new assistant superintendent and special education director, Dr. Wendy Hubbard, as she laid out the district Instructional Management Plan. The board unanimously approved the plan. Hubbard told the board the plan was needed as part of their accreditation.
Students at J.Z. George High School are in their first full week of classes and are getting back into the swing of school. As doors opened on Wednesday, Aug. 7, students were met with shiny floors, clean classrooms, and positive affirmations as they began each day.
The last of Tuesday’s ballots have finally been counted.
After all ballots have been counted in Montgomery County, Ronald White unseated Incumbent Janet Roby-Harper by five votes, while two races are going to a run-off on Aug. 27.
White received 283 votes, and Roby-Harper received 277 votes.