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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

Gentry Class of 1981 reunites

The Gentry High School Class of 1981 recently got together for a reunion. Pictured on the front row, from left, are Brenda Swanson, Deameatrice Brown-Young, Patricia Conrod-Fant, Cynthia Armstrong, Lestine Davis, Lela Hayes, Gloria Rice-Johnson, Sharon Blockson-Sample and Melvie Woodall.

Upcoming events in Indianola

The Friends of the Henry M. Seymour Library will host its annual membership drive at the end of the month.

Themed “It’s 5 O’clock Somewhere,” this year’s event will take place on Oct. 29 at the Henry M. Seymour Library from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m.



They have now picked up two consecutive first District 2-3A victories.


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

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