“Opry on the Square” New to 2016 Carrollton Pilgrimage & Pioneer Day Festival Activities.

“Opry on the Square” is a new event for the 2016 Pioneer Day Festival. “Minnie Pearl” [Margaret Corder] will host the event. Featured Opry Musicians Robert Box – a 5-time Mississippi State Banjo Champion and an International Southern Gospel Instrumentalist … Continue reading

Carrollton Masonic Lodge Open for 2016 Pilgrimage

Carrollton Masonic Lodge F & AM #36 was chartered 3 January 1838. This was the first Masonic Lodge established in Carroll County. The Hall is the second oldest in the state in continuous use as a Masonic Hall. The Lodge … Continue reading

Cotesworth Open for 2016 Pilgrimage

Your pilgrimage won’t be complete without taking the short drive to Cotesworth, the home of James Zachariah George from 1861 until his death in 1897. There, you can purchase tickets for a tour of the home. George was a major … Continue reading

Vaiden to Celebrate Its History October 8

To celebrate its heritage, the Town of Vaiden will host its annual Heritage Festival on Saturday, October 8, 2016. The Festival will open at 8 am and close at 5 pm. It will be filled with children’s activities, booths of … Continue reading

Winterville Traveling Trunk to be Part of 2016 Pioneer Day Festival

To most of us the term “Mississippian” means someone who lives in Mississippi. However, to archeologists the term designates a period in history 1000 to 1700 A.D. and the society that lived during that period. This society was spread across … Continue reading

Welcome to Carroll County!

Carroll County is a beautiful place to visit. We hope you have a great time while you are here. If you need information, please feel free to call our Town Halls or the Courthouse. If you are looking for cemeteries, … Continue reading