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The number of colleges and universities nationwide that confront student food insecurity continues to rise.
Miss Mississippi Mary Margaret Hyer paid a special visit to Indianola last Friday. Hyer made her appearance at Planters Bank’s Catchings Ave.
U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson, who represents Sunflower County as part of Congressional District 2, continues to put the pressure on the Mississippi Department of Corrections.
North Sunflower Academy second grader Addy DeBower treated several of the linemen working in the northern part of the county to restore power to breakfast one morning this week to show her appreci
A Facebook post and an apparent personal plea from Indianola Parks and Recreation Director Carolyn O'Neal resulted in a group of parents and community members showing up for Tuesday night's Sunflo

Cops and Robbers November 1, 2018

Indianola police made the following arrests,


On October 24 at 10:07 a.m., Stephon Snipes, 19, 200 Maybelle Street was arrested and charged with simple assault on a police officer, resisting arrest (major), and failure to obey officer (major), after police were called to his home regarding a disturbance.

Community News November 1, 2018

Political Endorsements Meeting

The Sunflower County-Indianola Voters League will hold its political endorsements meeting for this campaign season tomorrow at 111 Delta Blues Street. All candidates seeking endorsements must return the endorsement packets to the  return email address only by 5:00 p. m. today.


Delta Cotton Belles works with St. Joseph students to give back to community

 St. Joseph School students have come together with their families to support Delta Cotton Belles and give back to the community. 

On Oct. 26, the students and families of St. Joseph Catholic School honored those in the community that have fought and continue to fight the battle of breast cancer.

Indianola native, NWMCC Career center director earns doctorate in higher ed

Northwest Mississippi Community College officials are pleased to announce that Career Center Director Tonyalle Rush recently earned her doctorate in Education with an emphasis in Higher Education from the University of Mississippi. Rush is the former evening school director and career-technical counselor at the DeSoto Center in Southaven.



Leslie H. Anderson passed away on Wednesday, January 15, 2020. Leslie was born on February 5, 1957... READ MORE

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