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This weekend, the Winona Times and the Winona Rotary Club will host Pork and Politics at the north end of front street beginning at 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. The political rally will give state and local candidates in Montgomery County a chance to introduce themselves and tell why they should receive residents of Montgomery County’s vote.
The Winona-Montgomery Consolidated School District will see a $106,000 shortfall in state funding this school year compared to last year. However, with the Mississippi Legislature not fully funding the Mississippi Adequate Education Program again this year, the district is underfunded $1,065,716.
Cory Clay is somewhat of a Renaissance man on the J.Z. George campus.
It’s hard for Clay not to stand out as he is 6-feet tall and weighs 323 pounds.
Not only is Clay a standout football player, he’s also a member of the band and recently took up acting, landing the lead role in a production last year.
MCCARLEY – Monday afternoon, a Greenwood Public School District bus carrying football players and coaches westbound on Highway 82 overturned in McCarley. One student was airlifted to a hospital in Jackson and several students were transported by MedStat from the scene to local hospitals.
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.
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.