Healthy State, Ole Miss football programs good for everybody

By BRYAN DAVIS EDITOR,

Die-hard Mississippi State football fans who basked in the forced resignation of Hugh Freeze in the summer of 2017 and in the NCAA’s subsequent destruction of the Ole Miss football program hopefully have come to understand that such outcomes are not good for either side of that rivalry, nor the state as a whole.










Shootings have to stop

By BRYAN DAVIS EDITOR,

The Delta may not be the Wild West, but it certainly has been giving that historically violent era of American history a run for its money lately.

Violent shootings are nothing new to the area, but it seems like the notion of solving every dispute with a gun has become more commonplace in the recent past.




NCAA has real problems

By BRYAN DAVIS EDITOR,

The clock is running out on the NCAA to find a viable compensation solution for college sports in America.

Over the past several years, colleges, including Mississippi’s two largest in Ole Miss and Mississippi State, have been hit with multiple penalties in pay-for-play scandals.


Our community is just fine

By BRYAN DAVIS EDITOR,

Kudos to the Indianola Police Department, the Fire Department and all of the other volunteers who made Gentry’s Homecoming a festive and safe night for visitors and residents.

Many had been on edge about the night’s festivities following a shooting that took the life of a young man in the city 24 hours before kickoff on Friday night.


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Sports

The North Sunflower Academy Rebel basketball teams were back on the court recently, facing Winona... READ MORE

Obituaries

Services for Ervin Lee Hughes of Belzoni will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Christian Valley Missionary... READ MORE

Breaking News

A Friday night shooting in Indianola has resulted in the death of one man and the suspected... READ MORE