Bernard Jenkins is his first full term as an alderman for Ward 2 in Kilmichael.
Jenkins works for the Montgomery County Unit System and is a referee for the Mississippi High School Athletic Association. He said he wanted to get involved because he wanted to learn about his community and how he could help.
A Montgomery County child is in critical condition at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson after he was attacked by six dogs while riding his bike Friday afternoon on Sawyer Road.
The Carroll County School Board has decided to move forward with a superintendent search, and they have chosen to use the Mississippi School Board Association as the agency that will help guide the board with their decision.
Patrick Roy, a 17-year-old junior from J.Z. George High School, has always had a fondness for art. It’s in his blood. He said his dad Larry Roy was once a tattoo artist and is also a master carpenter. His cousin Haley Carroll owns a tattoo shop in Winona.
For him, art in some form has always been a part of his life.
A confirmed EF-0 tornado touched down in the area of the Poplar Creek and Huntsville communities near the Choctaw County line Saturday afternoon causing downed trees.
Montgomery County Emergency Management Director Alan Pratt said it was confirmed the damage was from an EF-0 tornado.
Velma Young, tax assessor/collector for Montgomery County, is retiring after serving for 12 years as assessor and collector and 23 years as a clerk, serving under three different assessor and collectors for a total of 36 years in all.