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The groundbreaking ceremony for the long-awaited Fannie Lou Hamer Cancer Foundation Headquarters was held on Thursday in Ruleville.  The Ruleville Community House was the host venue for the celebr
The outdoors loving high school kid from New Mexico traveled the world as a member of the Army Special Forces keeping the rest of us safe and free.
As the country prepares to honor its military service veterans this Monday, we should be mindful that those who served this country did so in a variety of capacities.
The Indianola Academy Colonels appear to be playing like a team on a mission. One football game at a time.
Thanks to a concerted effort from local stakeholders and others across the state, the Indianola Municipal Drug Court has successfully received state funding in the form of a $50,000 annual grant.

New Subway opens

Indianola’s new Subway restaurant is now open at the corner of U.S. 82 and Sunflower Avenue. Owner Suki Brar said that it is the first location in the state to feature Subway’s new look. Pictured above are Jay Gosain, Brar, Trent Nelson, with Planters Bank, Harbhai Brar and Parker England with Planters Bank.

Photo: Bryan Davis

More disputes among city leaders, this time over previous minutes and confusion over department heads


The Indianola city aldermen were unable to come to a unanimous consensus with regard to approving the board’s minutes during Monday night’s session.

The lack of agreement stems from some apparent confusion over whether or not the city’s department heads were actually approved by the board.

Cops and Robbers October 11, 2018

Indianola police made the following arrests,

On Sunday at 7:38 p.m., Gutierrez Patlan Manuel, 57, 5105 Minor Avenue, Bowling Green, Florida was arrested and charged with DUI (first offense) after someone called and said there was a reckless driver and possibly a drunk driver at the Love's Truck Stop.



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