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Dear Carroll County citizens,
Animal groups often transport stray cats and dogs to other states in hopes of finding homes for orphaned animals.  It is an alternative to euthanasia, but it doesn’t decrease the ever-growing pet
Anthropologist Margaret Mead said, “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.” 
Linda Campbell is making a difference in the lives of young adults in Montgomery County, all while helping them obtain a job and learn skills they will use for the rest of their lives as a case wo
Saturday Happenings



Under Construction

The Carroll County bridge crew is reassembling a bridge on County Road 70 that was closed recently due to disrepair.  This bridge is one of several bridges closed until repairs can be made.










Soldiers honored

By AMANDA SEXTON FERGUSON,

Members and families of  Battery B, 2nd, 114th Field Artillery, headquartered in Winona and Kosciusko were honored Saturday with a dinner, entertainment, and children’s activities at the National Guard Armory in Winona.  According to organizer and Family Readiness volunteer Calbrina Woods, the celebration was planned to give the troops a specia


Geese preparing to head south for winter

By RICHARD COOPER,

Editor’s note: Former Carroll County Extension Agent Richard Cooper was a longtime columnist with The Conservative as the county agent and later under the header of “Richard’s Rovings.”  Recently, his daughter Linda Perkins discovered a box of his columns from the 1950s and 1960s.  Seeing the relevance of his words today, The Conservative will


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