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The Kilmichael Cares Political Rally and fundraiser for their new stage and Christmas on the Square, set for Saturday, July 13 has been canceled due to inclement weather.
According to a report in USA Today, Fred's Dollar Store is closing another 129 stores, and the Fred’s location in Winona is one of the stores closing. 
If J.Z. George is going to snap an 11-game losing streak, it’s likely going to come on the able legs of talented sophomore Deriaun Townsend.
This past weekend, I experienced another mom milestone as I cheered on my son, Dean, at his first baseball tournament at the Winona Recreational Park.

Political rally

The rain didn’t stop the Vaiden Beautification Committee’s political rally. It was held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 9 at the Vaiden Children’s Park. Several candidates running for election in Carroll County came out and spoke to those in attendance.

Turnover high at CCSD


There are some uncertainty at the present time in the Carroll County School District.  With a Superintendent search underway and other unresolved issues, School Board Member John Phillips pointed out the noticeably high turnover this year in the school district at Monday night’s meeting of the Carroll County School Board in Vaiden.