Superintendent Billy Joe Ferguson said Anjuan Brown, assistant to the superintendent and head of security, is now a Carroll County Deputy Sheriff and a school safety officer. He said the district is currently looking for a school resource officer to have in the school district.
Kilmichael native Talameika Brice, 38, was chosen to paint the mural on the new Barack H. Obama Magnet School. The school, formerly known as Jefferson Davis Elementary, had its name changed in Oct. 2017, after a student vote.
We only read of fairy godmothers in Disney fairy tales. In Cinderella, her fairy godmother helped her turn a pumpkin into a horse and carriage and her dusty house dress into a beautiful ball gown. For Danielle White and Torrey Dale, two teachers at J.Z.
Robert Bailey, president emeritus of the G. V. “Sonny” Montgomery Foundation, presented Marcus Lawson, director of the North Mississippi Veterans Cemetery in Kilmichael, with a new golf cart donation. The cemetery uses the golf carts to transport visitors around the facility.
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.
Two Carroll County residents have qualified for the upcoming school board election that will be held Nov. 6. Circuit Clerk Durward Stanton said Beat 3 incumbent Daniel Vest and Beat 4 resident John L. Phillips have qualified in the upcoming election. Beats 3 and 4 are the only seats on the ballot this election.