First Senior Pastor Destination is a Familiar One for Hunter Goodin

By BY MARK H. STOWERS FOR THE E-T,

Duck hunting first brought Hunter Goodin to Drew and the young hunter was hooked on the rich land that produces abundant crops for farmers and provides plenty of water for ducks. His father would later buy into a private duck hunting club that built on that foundational love.




Meeting highlight reel: Kinnison talks athletics issues with Rotary club

By BY MARK H. STOWERS FOR THE E-T,

COV(D-19 has thrown up plenty of hurdles but for local civic clubs, the internet and technology has kept members in touch.

The Indianola Rotary Club has been meeting via Zoom, and though the meals aren’t shared elbow-to-elbow, each week’s guest is presented for all to see and partake.




Shuttered tourism, entertainment taking its toll on local economy

By BY MARK H. STOWERS FOR THE E-T,

Tourist season is annual and cancellations can’t be recouped.

With COVID-19 shutting down businesses and non-profits such as the B.B. King Museum and the Brindley Theater, the loss of a season can’t be made up.

The city and county also lose out on tourist dollars as well as sales tax revenue from businesses being shut down.









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