After turning down the position as pastor of Carrollton Baptist Church twice, Dr. Gary Roberson said accepted the role, saying he felt the opportunity would not present itself again. He took over the pastoral position at Carrollton Baptist on July 14, 2019.
VAIDEN -- Telecommunications in Carroll County, depending on the service provider, can be nonexistent. But, the Carroll County Board of Supervisors is working to see if it can get things changes and give some relief to residents.
The Mississippi Department of Education released its 2019-2020 Benchmark test results last week to statewide media outlets. The accountability scores – whether a district scored a A, B, C, D or F -- won’t be released until sometime in October.
WINONA -- Three-term incumbent Bubba Nix was unseated in Tuesday’s Primary Runoff by political newcomer Jeff Tompkins in the race for the seat of Montgomery County Sheriff.
Tompkins will now face Barry Gregg in November’s General Election.
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.