Less than 24 hours after a Carroll Academy bus carrying 25 children went down an embankment on Highway 82, Headmistress Penny Mitchell said students, faculty and staff at Carroll Academy are “on the way to mending.”
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With a gloomy forecast ahead for Saturday, many are probably asking what will happen if it rains Saturday for Vaiden’s Heritage Festival.
Mayor Mel Hawthorne said rain or shine, the festival will continue, but, he’s praying for no rain and a sunny day.
Three people were transported to Tyler Holmes Memorial Hospital following an automobile accident in Winona.
According to Officer Sean Turner with the Winona Police Department, officers and rescue units were dispatched to the intersection of Highway 407 and Church Street just before 8 a.m. Wednesday morning.
When Bro. David, Westmoreland, pastor of Vaiden Baptist Church, received a call from the Vaiden Baptist Pulpit Committee about taking the position as pastor, he knew he was led by God. The only problem was that he had no idea where God was leading him.
Westmoreland, who’s originally from Caledonia, had never heard of Vaiden.
Monday night, fall made its appearance while I watched my five-year-old son play soccer at the Winona Recreational Park. It was cold, windy, and threatening rain as our kids chased that ball up and down the field, culminating with a purple team win.
Sendy Hall has always been a helper, a woman who helps others in their time of need. As a registered nurse in the emergency room at Tyler Holmes Memorial Hospital, Hall has pretty much seen it all. Nothing surprises her anymore, especially after she fought cancer and won. She may be shaken, but she’s not easily broken.
Winona Christian School football coach Junior Graham thought last week’s game with Carroll might be decided by penalties.
Turns out that turnovers told the tale.
The Stars took advantage of four Carroll turnovers as Winona Christian claimed the Division 1-AA title with a 34-21 win over the homestanding Rebels on Friday night.
A strong performance by quarterback An'darius Coffey and the Tiger defense enabled Winona to remain unbeaten with a 21-3 victory over Calhoun City.
With a 9-0 record, Winona is one of two unbeaten 3A teams. Booneville is 8-0.
Carroll Academy football coach Bo Milton was able to relive some of the glory days this past weekend.
Milton was recently inducted into the Parklane Academy Sports Hall of Fame and was honored at a banquet this past weekend.
The Carroll County School Board voted Thursday night to approve employee overtime pay as it is earned during its meeting held at Vaiden’s City Hall.
During September’s meeting, this same issue arose about employee overtime pay. Some of the board members feel that there should be a way to reduce overtime pay.