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When children are in the third, fourth and fifth grades, they’re really starting to figure out what they want to do in life.  At Marshall Elementary, an ambitious group of third through fifth...

Walter Mitchell of Vaiden has announced his candidacy for the Beat 5 Supervisor Seat in Carroll County.  Mitchell is a veteran of the heavy equipment construction business and most recently...

Winona Christian students enjoy the first day of spring on their new playground equipment.

WINONA – An elderly man was rescued from a burning house by civilians working nearby, according to a fireman at the scene.

My sister, Deana Sexton, provides great support when it comes to writing this weekly column.  Eventually, my own recipes run dry, and she is always willing to send me her own recipes as well as...

Right now, a 12-year-old boy lies in a Jackson hospital as he heals from a vicious dog mauling last Friday in Montgomery County.

Serving his hometown


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.

Student Council honored for service

During the Patriots' Luncheon at the113th State Conference of the Mississippi State Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, the Carroll Academy Student Council Association, sponsored as the Douglas Carroll Junior American Citizens by Third Arrow Chapter MSSDAR, was recognized and presented with the State First Place Award for Outst

Alderman seeking tax seat

Melinda Sanders Alderman is seeking the post of Carroll County Tax Assessor/Collector, and she has qualified to run on the Democratic ticket.

“I believe there is a need in the tax assessor/collector’s office, and I firmly believe I am fit to fill that need,” Alderman said.