After a discussion that lasted nearly 40 minutes, the Sunflower County Board of Supervisors unanimously voted to spend around $256,000 to purchase a new paving machine and roller to repair certain roads within the county.
The Indianola police need help in locating 32-year-old Edward Terrell Clay Jr. and 22-year-old Erica Hodges.
Clay and Hodges are wanted in connection with an alleged robbery and assault that took place on Nov. 20 in the 400 block of Hannah Street.
A few fathers in cowboy garb rode up to Merritt Jr. High on Thursday for a Rodeo Style Workshop that highlighted the role dads can play in education.
Pastor Adoris Turner II, the guest presenter, addressed several subtopics during the noontime encounter.
During an executive session in Monday night’s city board meeting, aldermen voted to fire two city employees and suspend a police officer.
The board voted 4-1 to terminate the employment of two public works employees.
Ruben Wood voted no.
The Sunflower County Consolidated School District is one step closer to completing the Moorhead Middle School addition and renovation project plus a few more improvements on district facilities.
Plans to renovate and add on to the existing Moorhead Middle School appear to be on track.
The project will adhere to the aforesaid time constraints set by superintendent Miskia Davis and her staff back in June and July.
A new law being pushed by the Mississippi Municipal League did not sit well with some city leaders when they heard the details this week.