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According to organizer Calbrina Woods, approximately 1,600 people turned out for the second annual Winona Fall Festival and Trunk or Treat on Halloween night in downtown Winona. Local businesses, civic groups, and churches provided games, treats, and prizes to those in attendance, and others opened trunks to Trunk or Treaters.
Montgomery County has a new sheriff and a new tax assessor/collector following Tuesday’s General Election. Jeff Tompkins was elected Montgomery County Sheriff, and Laurie Lockett was elected Montgomery County Tax Assessor/Collector.
The Montgomery County Board of Supervisors approved to spend a one-time fee of $2,400 for the installation of fire detectors in the Montgomery County Courthouse.
In addition, they will pay a monthly fee of $29.95 per month for off-site monitoring of the detectors.
Area organizations and towns will honor our fallen veterans with programs on Friday and Monday.
On Friday, Carroll Academy will hold a Veterans Day Ceremony at the school's gym at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, November 8 for the county. Senator Lydia Chassaniol will be the guest speaker. Local veterans will provide the color guard.