Home sweet home

By LAKEADRA COFFEY,

Jessie Mann, the head librarian at the Duck Hill Library, never imagined that she’d go back to work after working 40 years and retiring in 2000. However, in 2009, after volunteering at the library, she accepted the position of librarian and returned to the workforce.







Carroll County to benefit from new bills

By LAKEADRA COFFEY,

Carroll County and the towns of North Carrollton, Carrollton and Vaiden will see a nice chunk of change for various project from the state after the Mississippi Legislature passed a three-part bill that encompasses the new state lottery, a bill that splits the 2010 Deepwater Horizion BP oil settlement money, and the Mississippi Infrastructure M




The dancing policeman

By LAKEADRA COFFEY,

If you’ve ever driven down Highway 407 or Highway 51 recently during school traffic at Winona Elementary School, you may have seen Officer Orlando Bolden directing traffic in his own personal style. To most people, Bolden is known as the dancing cop.


The Retiree Sisterhood

By LAKEADRA COFFEY,

Upon retirement, some people dream of being able to travel freely and enjoy the fruits of their years of working.  Some retirees dream of retiring and enjoying life with their friend.

A group of retired educators from the Carroll County School District are doing both as part a group the formed, known as the Retiree Sisterhood.





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William “Al” Allen, 57, of Clarksville, Tenn. passed away on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at his... READ MORE