Today's Top Stories
Delta Council President, George King of Chatham, is pleased to announce the organization’s 83rd Annual Meeting to be held Friday, June 1, 2018. The Annual Meeting of the Delta’s regional business and agriculture organization will be hosted at Delta State University’s Bologna Performing Arts Center (BPAC) in Cleveland, Mississippi.
Eight Sunflower County students will be saluted on Delta Council Day as Delta Honor Graduates.
RAYMOND - Hinds Community College had five graduation ceremonies spanning May 10, 11 and 13.
Over the five ceremonies, Hinds awarded 1,839 degrees and certificates to 1,319 people, with some people receiving multiple credentials in academic, career or technical programs.
Last week, we learned that one of the City of Indianola’s most effective and well-liked department heads has been chosen to fill another position in another town.
Police Chief Edrick Hall Sr. is the man the City of Columbus wants to fill their vacant slot as assistant police chief.
Every time I go to a music festival, I figure it’s my last one, but somehow I ended up at the Memphis in May music festival two weeks ago.
My role at these festivals is essentially teen chaperone. What is it about teenagers and music festivals? They love them. I liken it to a herd of antelopes with a smart phone stuck on their horn.
The big news in sports this week has nothing to do with the NBA playoffs or any other games. Instead, it’s a ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that removed federal restrictions on how states handle sports gambling.
During its regular board meeting this week, the Sunflower County Board of Supervisors received a visit from Rep. David Baria, the state house minority leader.
During the 2017-2018 school year, area high school seniors entered to win Planters Bank’s “Give Us An A” scholarship contest.
Seniors could enter for each “A” earned throughout the school year.
Ten students were recently selected to receive a $1,000 scholarship from Planters Bank.