Update (Wednesday, July 10): The two inmates who escaped the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility in Rankin County are now in custody.
Four people were injured in an airplane crash in Carroll County on July 4.
The Carroll County Board of Supervisor received some good news: although Class A, B and C timber dropped four percent, the overall assessed value of real and personal property increased by $432,567 between 2019 and 2018.
The Carroll County School District is purchasing three new buses to replace three of their buses that are old and in disrepair. Superintendent Billy Joe told board members they took the buses to Waters Truck and Tractor in Kosciusko.
Carroll Academy boys basketball coach Tommy Acy won’t have to think long about his starting lineup.
Acy returns all five starters from last year’s squad. Acy said the team has been busy this summer preparing for next year and recently wrapped up the summer at the Madison-Ridgeland Academy team camp.
The decades-long tradition continued this past Sunday at the Carroll County Tabernacle in North Carrollton on the banks of the Big Sand Creek with the Fourth of July Community Worship Service. This year the Carrollton and North Carrollton United Methodist churches were presenting the service with Rev.
The Vaiden Beautification Committee was awarded the 2019 City Spirit Award for a city under 10,000 by the Mississippi Municipal League. The committee won for the work over the past year. Pictured are: Alderman Curtis Meeks, Alderwoman Lesia Hemphill, Sandra Hull, Mayor Mel Hawthorne, Greta Purnell and Alderman Theodore Purnell.
Community Fourth of July Service Sunday morning at the Carroll County Tabernacle in North Carrollton. Rev. Ed Saunders, pastor of Carrollton-North Carrollton Methodist Churches delivered the message.: Attendance Sunday morning at the Tabernacle in North Carrollton for the Fourth of July community worship service near Big Sand Creek.