Today's Top Stories

A Montgomery County child is in critical condition at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson after he was attacked by six dogs while riding his bike Friday afternoon on Sawyer...

During the Patriots' Luncheon at the113th State Conference of the Mississippi State Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, the Carroll Academy Student Council Association, sponsored...

Rain, rain, rain will it ever go away?

Melinda Sanders Alderman is seeking the post of Carroll County Tax Assessor/Collector, and she has qualified to run on the Democratic ticket.

Patrick Roy, a 17-year-old junior from J.Z. George High School, has always had a fondness for art. It’s in his blood.

Laurie Middleton Lockett has qualified to seek the office of Montgomery County Tax Assessor/Collector.  She is running on the Democratic ticket.

Spend less, save more

By AMANDA SEXTON FERGUSON,

Part five of the “Live Your Resolutions” series.

According to Statistica, the fourth leading New Year’s resolution of Americans is to save more and spend less, with more than 55 million Americans having no money in savings and 157 million of Americans carrying a debt of some kind (source CNBC).




Board mulling changes in city’s burn ordinance

By AMANDA SEXTON FERGUSON,

WINONA – The board of aldermen are currently mulling proposed changes to the city’s burn ordinance.

According to City Attorney Ray Baum, proposed amendments to the ordinance include increasing the penalties on a first offense to a $500 fine and up to five days in jail and $1,000 and up to 30 days in jail for a second offense.












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