Carroll County Newswire (Page 6)

Carroll County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Carroll County, MS. (Page 6)

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  1. Nixon, Kecskes see different challenges ahead for schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | Times Georgian

    The incumbent in the race for the District 5 Board of Education seat said residents are telling him they are hopeful Carroll County Schools will continue the progress the system has been making. Donald Nixon has served on the board for 12 years.

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  2. Police report: Man threatened to kill over late rent paymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | Times Georgian

    ... Thomas wanted Vasaloski prosecuted for making the threats against him and was told by police to contact the Carroll County Magistrate in order to inquire into the eviction process to have Vasaloski and his camper removed from his property. Please ...

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  3. Carroll County Budget proposal adds 2 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | Times Georgian

    Public safety will receive 55 percent -- $27.4 million -- of a proposed $50 million county budget for the 2018-2019 fiscal year. Carroll County Finance Director Leamon Stephens introduced the budget on May 1 during the Board of Commissioners meeting.

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  4. Carroll Co. rallies in 7th to avenge earlier loss to TrimbleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | The Madison Courier

    GLOVE WORK: Carroll County center fielder Ciara Hamilton makes a catch in left-center as left fielder Maddy Sanders avoids the collision. Trimble County second baseman Alexis England gathers in the ball to record an out in the bottom of the third inning.

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  5. Survivors of Carrollton bus crash push for change 30 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Thirty years ago Monday, one of the nation's deadliest drunk driving crashes left 27 people dead, including many children. On May 14, 1988, convicted drunk driver Larry Mahoney was going the wrong way on Interstate 71 in Carroll County and slammed head-on into a Radcliff church bus.

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  6. Rebs hang on 8-7 after big Switz. comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | The Madison Courier

    ... Creek junior right-hander Noah Allen a night earlier - and scoring just three runs in a doubleheader sweep - Carroll County baseball outlasted Louisville Doss in a slugfest on Saturday 24-23 in Carrollton. Both teams put up big innings a multiple ...

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  7. County: TSPLOST could raise $82.5MRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | Times Georgian

    Residents of Carroll County will get the opportunity to vote on a transportation-related special purpose local option sales tax, or TSPLOST, referendum in November that will add a penny to sales taxes, if approved, to help fund local transportation projects. Mayors and county officials met on Wednesday to discuss the referendum and how to present the TSPLOST to voters this year.

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  8. UWG confers record number of degreesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | Times Georgian

    ... to Anthropology from UWG's Department of Anthropology; the 2016 Silver Award for Beautification from the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce; and the 2017 Georgia Recreation and Parks Association Volunteer of the Year award. Before returning to her ...

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  9. Temple weighs TSPLOST funds for road projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | Douglas County Sentinel

    A proposed sales tax to fund Carroll County transportation projects could help Temple fix some long-standing road problems - and may also provide "seed money" for its ongoing problems with railroad crossings. The potential uses from a transportation-related special local option sales tax, or TSPLOST, was among the items discussed Monday during the Temple City Council's regular monthly meeting.

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  10. Lamb named KCB executive directorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | Douglas County Sentinel

    "As board chairman of Keep Carroll Beautiful, I am pleased to announce the hiring of our new executive director, Amanda Lamb," Eady said. "Ms. Lamb, a Carrollton native, has been working and residing in Birmingham in recent years, and is looking forward to transitioning back to Carroll County for her May 21st start date."

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  11. From angel trumpets to trees, find Mom a gift at plant saleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | Times Georgian

    Friend of the Master Gardeners Gigi B. Ray helps organize some of the thousands of plants that will be for sale during the Mother's Day Plant Sale Saturday at the Carroll County Ag Center. Friend of the Master Gardeners Gigi B. Ray helps organize some of the thousands of plants that will be for sale during the Mother's Day Plant Sale Saturday at the Carroll County Ag Center.

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  12. County school official breaks down budget planRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | Times Georgian

    The Carroll County Board of Education on Thursday held its first public hearing on the proposed fiscal year 2019 budget. After an hour of presentations honoring Georgia State Author and SkillsUSA winners, a Georgia Scholar, Governor Honor Program finalists and retirees, the board heard a summary of the $161 million budget.

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  13. Carroll DaybookRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | Times Georgian

    ... Danny Mote and Band. Admission is $6. CCJMG Camp Dirty Knees will be June 5-7 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at the Carroll County Ag Center, 900 Newnan Road, Carrollton. Registration for rising third through eighth graders is open now through May 11, or ...

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  14. Driver charged with homicide, DUI in fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | Times Georgian

    ... fled the scene on foot, the report said, but was found and arrested late Tuesday night. He was taken to the Carroll County Jail. The State Patrol said its report has not been completed. Furr has been charged with homicide by vehicle in the first ...

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  15. Voters approve additional fire levy in CarrolltonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | The Review

    CARROLLTON  By a substantial margin, voters have approved an additional 2-mill property tax to fund the village Fire Department. Unofficial results from the Carroll County Board of Elections show the levy was approved Tuesday by a count of 301 to 141.

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  16. Testing is underway for new WGRLS officeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | Times Georgian

    The West Georgia Regional Library System has a budget of about $700,000 to build its new headquarters, which it plans to do behind the Neva Lomason Memorial Library on Rome Street in Carrollton. The regional system includes libraries not only in Carroll County, but in Heard, Haralson, Douglas and Paulding counties.

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  17. Holding your phone while driving set to become illegalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | Times Georgian

    ... appreciate the law being there when a bad driver who is distracted on their phone is caught. "Villa Rica, Carroll County Sheriff's Office, Carrollton police, all law enforcement will not tolerate drivers holding their phones," said Shaddix. "The ...

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  18. Carroll DaybookRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | Times Georgian

    ... dishes of either meat, vegetable, salad, or dessert. For information call 770-843-9980 or 770-854-4143. The Carroll County Board of Education will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, May 10, at 6:30 p.m. Prior to the regular meeting, the ...

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  19. Former pet-sitter charged with burglary, damage to houseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | Times Georgian

    A pet-sitter who had been told not to return to a residence after Friday was arrested two days later after he was found inside the house, according to a Carroll County Sheriff's report. Carroll County Sheriff's Office deputies were called to Agape Road home on Sunday in reference to a burglary that was in progress.

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  20. Melissa Ann BassRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Melissa Ann Bass, age 38, of Temple passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018. She was born May 5, 1979, in Carroll County, daughter of Debbie Ellison Eldred and the late James Anthony Bass.

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