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A reward up to $2,500 is being offered for information leading to the capture of Mississippi State Penitentiary escapee Arthur Lestrick.
The number of deaths in Sunflower County due to COVID-19 has now apparently hit nine.
Mississippi’s representatives in Washington are leading the charge in seeking relief for rural hospitals that are affected more every day by the coronavirus.
Sunflower County’s total confirmed COVID-19 patients are fast approaching the 400 mark. A recent surge sent the count over 300 just before The E-T’s press deadline last week.
The Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to four crashes over the Fourth of July weekend that resulted in fatalities.

Oct. 10 absentee voters can vote at the polls for runoff


In last week’s edition, The E-T listed some things voters needed to know about the upcoming municipal election runoff.
Unfortunatley, one of those things on the list was not correct.
Citizens who voted absentee on Oct. 10 can vote any other way next Tuesday, which includes voting in person at the correct ward.



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