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.
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.
After Atmos Energy dug up holes on McCarley Road to tie in existing gas lines, the company patched the road, but the patches have settled leaving a rough road. Supervisor Jim Neill said he feels Atmos should pay for repaving the road, and county officials agreed, sending Atmos a $68,000 bill.
Saturday, people will come from all over the world to a little community in northeastern Carroll County to celebrate legendary bluesman, Mississippi John Hurt. The festival is Sept. 1 and 2 in Avalon, the community where Hurt grew up.
A 20-year-old Vaiden man has been arrested and charged with commercial burglary in connection with a break-in at Vaiden City Hall on July 12, 2018.
According to a release from the Carroll County Sheriff’s Department, Ladacric Fleming was arrested Monday, Aug. 27 and charged with commercial burglary.
When schools and school districts consolidate, students and parents may experience uncertainty. Over the years, students and parents get to know administrators, teachers, expectations, and traditions at a school, and when those things change, they do not know what to expect.