The Kilmichael Cares Political Rally and fundraiser for their new stage and Christmas on the Square, set for Saturday, July 13 has been canceled due to inclement weather.
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According to a report in USA Today, Fred's Dollar Store is closing another 129 stores, and the Fred’s location in Winona is one of the stores closing.
“I was informed that [Fred’s] will be closing in 30 days,” Flowers said. “The pharmacy will stay open, according to who I spoke with.”
With 28 days to the Aug. 6 primary, candidates are kicking it into high gear hitting the ground as hard as they can to meet all the constituents they can, with the goal of seeing the checkmark by their name on the projector screen at the Montgomery County courthouse on election night.
If J.Z. George is going to snap an 11-game losing streak, it’s likely going to come on the able legs of talented sophomore Deriaun Townsend.
Townsend emerged as the Jaguars main rushing threat last season as a freshman and ended up with more than 500 yards rushing in just six games.
Mary Young, former mayor of Kilmichael, addressed the Kilmichael Board of Aldermen during their meeting Tuesday night. Young previously addressed the board at their June meeting after Mayor Bobby Howell told the board about a potential drug and alcohol rehabilitation coming to Kilmichael.
Grenada woman whose mother lives in Duck Hill wants the Town of Duck Hill to reimburse her for the cost of two tires after she hit a pothole which according to her was “big enough to put a baby and a baby crib inside” twice on Mother’s Day. She has requested the town pay for the repairs to her car.
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.