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The Indianola Academy Colonels football team is heading back to Jackson. The 9-4 IA team will play in the state championship game for the fifth consecutive year.
Monday night's Indianola Board of Aldermen meeting ended abruptly and without an official adjournment or recess when Mayor Steve Rosenthal and aldermen Gary Fratesi and Darrell Simpson stood up fr
Thomas E. Edwards Sr. High School basketball standout Jacorriah Bracey will be taking her talents to the Southeastern Conference next season as she signed with Ole Miss Wednesday.
The E-T is asking those who are prayerful to stop this week and pray for one of our own, former reporter Jamie Scrivener.
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




Recipe for success: Love for cooking has turned Semaj Attaway from troubled student to master chef

By BRYAN DAVIS PUBLISHER,

Semaj Attaway was around 6 years old the first time he got suspended from school.

His mother, Shequite Johnson, said she would frequently have to go get him and bring him home during the day because of his behavioral problems.

One day, while he was home serving a suspension, she was trying to cook cornbread.


Cleveland: LSU, Bama to face Mississippi teams after last week’s battle

By RICK CLEVELAND SPORTS COLUMNIST,

If a lifetime of covering sports in Mississippi has taught me anything, it has taught me this: There's never really a good time to play LSU or Alabama in football.

Most of the time, the Tigers and Crimson Tide will have bigger, faster, more talented players than you do. They will have more of them, too.









Voices from our future: There’s hope for those who are bullied

By KAITLIN FRISON GUEST COLUMNIST,

Editor’s Note: Voices From Our Future is a new column open to any school-age youth in Sunflower County who would like to express themselves and their opinions in The E-T.

If you have never been a victim of bullying you do not have a clue. 

Bullying is a topic that I am very passionate about.

Why? 



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Sports

The 2019-20 basketball season is well underway for the Indianola Academy Lady Colonels.

Obituaries

Jaisa Jade Blount was born at 6:15 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019 at University of Mississippi... READ MORE

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