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The Mississippi Economic Council made Indianola one of its stops on its tour this year, visiting the Indianola Rotary Club this week to discuss a host of issues facing the state, detailed more in
Booneville held tight for about one period during Monday night’s first-round basketball playoffs action, facing the Lady Tigers at Thomas E. Edwards Senior High.
The Southern Debutante Assembly held its 2019 Presentation and White and Gold Ball on the evening of Dec. 28 at the Greenwood Country Club in Greenwood.
There are some Delta towns that will never have a Walmart, a Verizon Store or even a McDonald’s. But many of these places have a Double Quick convenience store. Some even have two. 
Gov. Tate Reeves promised just a few weeks ago that he would see that Parchman’s infamous Unit 29 was shuttered.

JMG Student of the Week

The Gentry High School Jobs for Mississippi Graduates Student of the Week is Alaysia D’Amelle White. The junior Moorhead native plans to pursue a career in health care with a dream job of becoming a nurse. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling and shopping. She is pictured with JMG Instructor and Job Specialist Dr. Adrian Brown.

Who’s gonna take your garbage out?: County board’s decision on trash collector tabled till March


A new owner could pick up the county’s garbage collection service.

Contracting with a new solid waste service provider was one of multiple issues that the Sunflower County Board of Supervisors decided to table until the March 2 meeting.

Cops and Robbers February 20, 2020

No arrest reports were submitted from the Indianola Police Department this week,

However, in other calls,

On Sunday at 3:09 p.m., a Johnson Avenue woman said a 20-year-old Flint Street, Mobile, Alabama man, driving a 2007 Chevrolet Tahoe, hit her 2005 Nissan Altima in the 300 block of Johnson Street and left the scene.



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