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Saturday Happenings Friendship Court No. 180 Extravaganza Extraordinaire
Retiring Chancery Clerk Stanley “Sugar” Mullins (pictured above) served as co-Grand Marshal of the Carrollton/North Carrollton Christmas Parade along with longtime Superintendant of Education Bill
Superintendent Billy Joe Ferguson attended his last school board meeting for the Carroll County School District as head of the district.
Winona Christian School’s elementary students performed in the annual Christmas Program Monday evening in the school’s gymnasium.  Four-year-old kindergarteners get the Christmas Spirit while sing
Nothing says Christmas like seeing lights dance against the darkness, full Nativity scenes on display, Santa and all his reindeer and even the mean one – Mr. Grinch.





A few tastes from Taster’s Luncheon

By AMANDA SEXTON FERGUSON,

This year’s Taster’s Luncheon, held Monday at Moore Memorial United Methodist’s Family Life Center and sponsored by the Winona Friends of the Library, was a huge success.  Not only did I get to enjoy a delicious lunch with friends and hear from a Mississippi author, I came home with a new book – a book lover’s dream event, for sure.






National Library Week at Kilmichael Public Library April 9-13

Monday, April: Bingo Day  with prizes for both adults and children   With refreshments!!!! Time:  3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 Tuesday, April 10: Craft Day!!!  Learn how to make a Hot Mess Canvas.  Will take about an hour to hour and a half to complete.  You may come in any time during the scheduled times.  Time 3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.


Storm damage widespread

By AMANDA SEXTON FERGUSON,

Strong winds and rains caused widespread damage throughout Carroll County, said Gayle Beard, Carroll County Emergency Management director.

Beard said a storm than crossed through Carroll County between 7:30 p.m. and 8 a.m. downed trees, power lines, and even a cell tower with a potential of 70 mile per hour winds.




High winds down trees

By AMANDA SEXTON FERGUSON,

Heavy winds and rain toppled trees around the City of Winona Tuesday evening just after 8 p.m.

According to Montgomery County Emergency Management Director Allen Pratt, trees were downed on Freeman Street, Highway 407 at Enterprise Road, and on Providence Road. 

“High winds were the cause,” Pratt said.


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Obituaries

William “Al” Allen, 57, of Clarksville, Tenn. passed away on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at his... READ MORE