Today's Top Stories

Even though the College Avenue Bridge is already designed, has received grant application approval and is ready to be advertised, the long-awaited bridge project has hit another roadblock enroute...

A proposed referendum regarding a citywide one percent sales tax increase could generate as much as $1 million a year to be used on ailing Indianola streets and the infrastructure underneath them...

The City Council for the town of Moorhead held its regularly scheduled monthly session on Wednesday of last week and was introduced to the municipality’s newest top cops.

Brenda Grubb never passes up an opportunity to honor the fallen soldiers of Yanky 72.

Myiesha Smith is hoping the Indianola community will “tagalong” with her in her journey to help people who have been burned out of their homes.

Mississippi Delta Community College has a new leader.











County accepts MOA, will get $3.6M to fix five area bridges

By BY RECARDO THOMAS STAFF REPORTER,

Sunflower County is one step closer to getting some much needed bridge repairs done.

On Monday, the Sunflower County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to approve and accept a Memorandum of Agreement with the Mississippi Department of Transportation for over $3 million that is to be used to restore five of the county’s bridges.





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