The Gentry High School Class of 1984 recently participated in their first destination class reunion with their 35th-year reunion taking place in Chicago.
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A request to add an additional county polling place in the city of Indianola did not get a vote on Monday inasmuch as the Sunflower County Board of Supervisors decided to table a request from citizen Charles Modley.
I had a friend in college who was an aspiring poet and writer.
He led a hard life before coming to Delta State to major in English.
He took a lot of literature courses, and I always got the impression that his professors were not as sold on his career choice as he was.
A city employee was suspended five days without pay during a special call meeting of the Indianola Board of Aldermen last Wednesday.
Willie McGuire was suspended after an over one-hour long session that seemed to be primarily focused on him.
A request to upgrade the emergency 911 equipment at the Sunflower County Sheriff's Department has been temporarily put on hold until the next scheduled meeting.
E-911 Director John Thompson said although the current equipment is still functioning properly it has reached the manufacturer’s recommended life expectancy.
Judging from the names being made public as candidates for the job, the next chancellor at Ole Miss may be a former politician.
One question is how much politics will be involved in the decision to name the new chancellor.
Jim Hood’s investigation into Tate Reeves’ alleged arm-twisting to try to get the taxpayers to fund an access road into his gated community might be fodder for some commercials.
As a campaign bombshell, however, in the governor’s race between the two, it largely fizzled.
Mike Espy, who lost to U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith in a 2018 special election, is thinking of a rematch in 2020.
Espy recently sent out a fundraising appeal, asking for contributions to run against Hyde-Smith next year. He said he’d be able to work with people across party lines and labels.
For the first time in its brief existence, the Sunflower County Consolidated School District has earned the label as a Successful district, according to unofficial projections issued this week by the Mississippi Department of Education.