Journey 2019: Read about MDCC's new entertainment industry degree and the student who helped bring the program to the Delta

By BRYAN DAVIS PUBLISHER,

David Lee Montgomery has always wanted to be a music producer.

Even though he plays multiple instruments, he has always been drawn to the business side of the music industry.






Local organizations get grants from Community Foundation

By BRYAN DAVIS PUBLISHER,

Three Sunflower County organizations were recipients of grants awarded recently by the Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi.

According to a release by the Community Foundation, grants were awarded to the B.B. King Museum & Delta Interpretive Center, Delta Grace and the Sunflower County Freedom Project.


Saulsberry publishes book

By BRYAN DAVIS PUBLISHER,

A Sunflower County native has released an inspirational book about her journey since being diagnosed HIV positive, and she is hoping her story will help end the stigma attached to living with the illness.

Joanne Saulsberry, a Moorhead native, has published Victory to Victory There is Healing in the Release: From Diagnosis to Mission.



Tradition of Walk With the Cross continues tomorrow

By BRYAN DAVIS PUBLISHER,

Drivers along U.S. 82 this week may not make it to a Good Friday service, but they might be able to see the power of the cross first-hand.

Christ United Methodist Church and First United Methodist Church are teaming up again for what has become one of Indianola’s most cherished Easter traditions, Walk With the Cross.





‘He could make anybody laugh’: Smith remembered by friends and teachers at Indianola Academy

By BRYAN DAVIS PUBLISHER,

For a quiet kid, Caleb Smith never had a problem making his friends and teachers laugh.

He was funny, honest, confident and bright, according to those who knew and loved him.

Smith, 17, tragically lost his life on Sunday, after being accidently shot with a handgun at a friend’s home in Indianola early Sunday morning.


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The redrawn lines for Districts 13 and 22 will be in effect for tomorrow’s primary elections.