Today's Top Stories

Training for athletic competition is strenuous enough, but when you add in a spinal injury, a wheelchair and partial paralysis, the task becomes even more difficult.
A war zone is a war zone. Both soldiers and civilian contractors put their lives on the line everyday overseas in the fight for America’s freedoms.
Three consecutive one point games and their season is off to a 2-1, 1-0 start.
Indianola residents may soon start noticing an increase in mosquito truck spraying in and around their neighborhoods.
For Inverness resident Luciel Sibley, Tuesday’s Primary election provided an extra bonus.

No thru traffic

Storms rocked Indianola during the early part of the week, one causing this large tree to fall across Sunflower Avenue on Monday morning. Power was knocked out at some residences because of the tree, and traffic to the busy street was blocked for hours until crews were able to safely cut the tree out of the road.






Lampton’s family legacy will be long remembered

By WYATT EMMERICH PRESIDENT EMMERICH NEWSPAPERS,

Within the span of a couple of weeks, the Mississippi lost the patriarch and matriarch of one of our most prominent families, the Lamptons.

Leslie B. Lampton, was founder of Ergon, which has 2,600 employees in Mississippi, 29 other states, and several other countries. Dorothy Lee Crum Lampton was his wife for 69 years.





Church News May 17, 2018

Gospel Singing

CK Productions presents Gospel Singing with Souls of Creation at 7 p.m. Saturday at St. Peter Missionary Baptist Church, 432 Sunflower Road, Sunflower. It is free to the public.

 

 Men and Women Day Program



Community News May 17, 2018

Festival

The Moorhead Chamber of Commerce Annual Yellow Dog Festival will be held beginning at 10 a.m.  Saturday, May 26th. Food, Fun and Blues for your entertainment. Arts and crafts will be available. For booth applications or info on showcasing your talent call City Hall at 662-246-5461.

 

Class of ‘85



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Sports

The 2019 high school football season is fast approaching, which means it is jamboree time for all... READ MORE

Obituaries

Nettie Cleveland Key Carver, 98, of Batesville, formerly of Vicksburg and Indianola, passed away... READ MORE

Breaking News

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