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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.


Newspaper staff’s favorites

The staff of The Winona Times and The Conservative shared a few of their favorite holiday recipes.
Enjoy!

German Chocolate Cake
1 pkg. (4 oz.) Baker’s German Chocolate
1/2 cup water
4 eggs, separated
2 cups flour
1 tsp. baking soda
1/4 tsp. salt
1 cup butter, softened
2 cups sugar






Jags Defeat Tigers

By LAURENCE HILLIARD,

The J.Z. George Jaguars captured their fourth victory of the season last week as they defeated Winona 66-61 in the Winona invitational Basketball Tournament.
The Jaguars entered the week with a 4-7 record. Also in tournament action, J.Z. George lost a 70-50 decision to Eupora and 63-42 to Montgomery County.


Stars pick up wins

By ROBBIE ROBERTSON,

The Winona Christian School Lady Stars picked up two convincing wins this past week.
The Lady Stars hammered French Camp 71-28 and beat Jackson Victors 44-29. In boys action, WCS beat French Camp 56-53 but lost 78-35 to Jackson Victors.




Towns hold parades

Winners from the Vaiden parade were: Floats (first to third place) Tuckerville M.B. Church, Campbell Hill M.B. Church, and Evergreen Masonic Lodge.  Below: Jack Teal waves to Santa who was the finale in the Carrollton-North Carrollton Christmas Parade.  At the end there were trophies awarded in the band, float and dance team categories.




Christmas Pajama Party

By AMANDA SEXTON FERGUSON,

The Winona Montgomery Public Library hosted its annual Christmas Pajama Party Monday and Tuesday night.  Above: Preschool and Kindergarten age students attended the program Monday night and were treated to a reading of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas, read by Holly Bridges from Winona School District.  See more photos on page 7.


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