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Indianola police are still gathering details, but apparently an attempted burglary has led to the death of yet another young Indianola resident.
Santa allowed four and sometimes six of his Elves to travel to 103 Forrest Place, Moorhead., the historic home of the founder of Moorhead, Chester Pond, to work eight hour shifts for six weeks to
Four Indianola Academy football seniors spent their last snaps on a high school field last week when they participated in the annual MAIS All-Star game.
“O star of wonder, star of night…Guide us to thy perfect light.” 
On a 3-2 vote on Monday, the Sunflower County Board of Supervisors opted to contact Southern Procurement LLC to initiate a reverse auction procedure to purchase new trucks for the board members to

Cops and Robbers September 13, 2018

Indianola police made the following arrests,

On Monday at 10:19 a.m., Sheldrick Newson, 35, 497 Old Highway 61, Shaw was arrested and charged with shoplifting (first offense) after Walmart employees allegedly caught him trying to leave the store without paying for $242 worth of various meat items.


In other calls,

I’m not cut out for the pressures of high society


Every so often, I have the privilege of being invited to a really classy dinner or party.

Most of the time, I’m completely out of my element when I’m at these events, so I do my best to “find a darkened corner” – to quote Johnny Cash - or identify someone in the crowd who looks as out of their element as I do.

Community News September 6, 2018

Class of ‘70

The Gentry High School Class of 1970 will  meet at 5 p.m. tomorrow at Pizza Hut. All classmates are encouraged to attend.


Class of ‘72

The Gentry High School Class of 1972 will hold a special meeting at 5 p.m. Sunday at Pizza Hut. All members are encouraged to attend.




The North Sunflower Academy Rebel basketball teams were back on the court recently, facing Winona... READ MORE


Services for Ervin Lee Hughes of Belzoni will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Christian Valley Missionary... READ MORE

Breaking News

A Friday night shooting in Indianola has resulted in the death of one man and the suspected... READ MORE