District Attorney Doug Evans has voluntarily recused himself from the future prosecution of Curtis Giovanni Flowers, and he has asked the court to appoint the Mississippi Attorney General’s office as lead prosecutor on the case.
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Tommy Goodman, retired architect, current Town of Carrollton alderman, and successful artist, can now add author to his growing list of credentials. Goodman recently self-published Delta Artist, a book showcasing his career capturing the Mississippi Delta with paint and paper.
Carroll County is slowly beginning to see some recovery money roll in from the flooding that happened in February 2019. Emergency Management and Civil Defense Director Ken Strachan said the county has seen some FEMA recovery money roll in.
Carroll County Board of Supervisors held a special called meeting Thursday afternoon at the Carrollton courthouse. Supervisors met with officials with Renewable Energy Solutions about their upcoming Delta’s Edge Solar Farm project.
Monday, January 20, marks what would have been the 91st birthday of the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
KILMICHAEL – The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department apprehended a man Sunday night who is wanted in Tennessee for first degree murder and attempted murder.
According to Montgomery County Sheriff Jeff Tompkins, Marcus Holman, 32, was arrested at a residence in Kilmichael just before 6 p.m. tonight.
There will be a runoff election in Duck Hill between Shernell Brown-Everett and Tommy Earl White. City Clerk Lasonja Sizemore said affidavits were still being counted this morning and the official totals had not been given as of yet.
Attorney Kelsey Dismukes, will take over as board attorney for the Town of Kilmichael.
Longtime Board Attorney Lane Greenlee told the board of aldermen Tuesday night that he wasn’t “giving them away” and would still be around when he’s needed, but he’s turning the reins over to Dismukes.
Yesterday’s news of a lawsuit being been filed on behalf of 29 inmates at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman alleging the living conditions there are “unconstitutional and inhumane,” actually surprised me. Not at the lawsuit, mind you, but how long it took someone to file one.