‘Just like somebody else did you once before’: Alderman appears to make veiled threat of violence in verbal altercation with mayor

By BY RECARDO THOMAS STAFF REPORTER,

Monday night’s meeting of the Indianola Board of Aldermen erupted into a shouting match between Mayor Steve Rosenthal and Alderman Marvin Elder, in which Elder appeared to make a veiled threat of violence against the mayor during the open session, and according to Rosenthal, again during executive session.






College Street bridge project still on hold

By BY RECARDO THOMAS STAFF REPORTER,

Even though the College Avenue Bridge is already designed, has received grant application approval and is ready to be advertised, the long-awaited bridge project has hit another roadblock enroute to completion.

That’s in spite of the fact that the full cost to replace the structure was covered in the initial application.







Profile 2019: Indianola's new fire chief, assistant chief keeping department safe

By BY RECARDO THOMAS STAFF REPORTER,

Firefighter safety is at the top of the list of main concerns for Indianola’s fire chief and assistant chief.

After nearly a year in office, Chief Orlando Battle and Assistant Chief William “Bill” Alford said making sure that the firefighters are safe and healthy for the future is their number one priority.


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