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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.




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










How do you eat your pizza?

By GWEN SISSON,

In the movie, “Despicable Me” (which is one of my favorites), the girls ask Gru if they can have pizza for supper with “stuffed crust” and everyone dreamily says “stuffed crust.” That’s how my husband, Pepper, feels about pizza, and so does Tracie Cunningham. She said she is a “huge crust fan!”


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