NSMC defends Walter B. Crook in wake of nursing home report

By BRYAN DAVIS PUBLISHER,

North Sunflower Medical Center is responding this week to a Senate report on America’s nursing homes that listed Walter B. Crook Nursing Facility among six nursing homes in Mississippi that have gotten less than stellar reports from surveyors.

Walter B. Crook is a 60-bed facility operated by NSMC on its Ruleville campus.












A growing problem: Farmers reeling from unrelenting rains

By BRYAN DAVIS PUBLISHER,

Sunflower County could see a stretch of nearly seven days without rainfall this week, but all the work farmers are doing between storms could be wiped out with heavy rains, which could move in on Sunday and last through Monday morning.

This is what area farmers have been dealing with this entire planting season.


Journey 2019: MacNealy-Gonzales talks living in the Virgin Islands, being affected by two Category 5 hurricanes

By BRYAN DAVIS PUBLISHER,

Brittany MacNealy-Gonzales always wanted to live on the beach.

More specifically, she always wanted to live on an island, but by the time she entered her late twenties, the Inverness native was living in Nashville working for a nonprofit.


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