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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.







Fight with faith in God

By CONNIE BUNCH,

My friend is a big man, and he told me this story, in so many words.

My friend said he and three of his buddies went to Florida for a vacation. “I kept getting looks from people,” he said. “They moved away from me and said, ‘Man, you are big!’  They were scared of me.”


Wading Zilpher Creek

By PEGGY SIMS,

In the back roads in and around the Hesterville and Carmack communities runs a little creek, really just a little stream called Zilpher Creek.  All the trees and brambles have grown up on each side as far as the  little bit of water moves over the rocks covered in green moss and the sticks and skeletons of long-dead small wood animals. 




Crowning moment

Belle Sanders, second from left, was crowned Carroll Academy’s Most Beautiful 2018 Saturday.  Also pictured is Katie Teal, Savannah Correro, CA Most Beautiful 2017; and Graycen Wiltshire. See next week’s The Conservative for all the beauties from Carroll Academy’s Beauty Revue.




Reading Rewards

First, second, and third grade students from Winona Christian School who met their Accelerated Reading goal for the second nine weeks were rewarded with a trip to the movies at Plaza Cinema in Grenada.

 


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Obituaries

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