Today's Top Stories

Robyn Marlow came to North Sunflower Medical Center over two decades ago for a social work internship.
The City of Indianola has taken the first step to initiate a study that could lead to a citywide makeover.
In the half century since human beings first walked on the moon, a lot has changed, in the realm of spaceflight as much as in the rest of the world.
Cindy Baird has been one of Indianola’s most influential women for decades.
Bettey Sims-Hawkins has been a long time proponent of education for local youth. Today, she serves has head of the Jobs for Mississippi Graduates program.



Delta State names Batts new head baseball coach, replacing Kinnison

By DSU ATHLETICS GOSTATESMEN.COM,

After five seasons as the head coach at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, Rodney Batts is returning to his alma mater as Delta State University's 10th head baseball coach. Director of Athletics Mike Kinnison named the former Statesman standout and assistant coach to the post on Tuesday, July 2.


Lions golf tournament a success at 47

Lion Buster Holloway, chairman, wants to thank all of the golfers that participated in the tournament as well as all of the businesses and individuals that gave door prizes for the Saturday night banquet.

These prizes added to the success of the tournament, as they have over the 47 years that the club has hosted this tournament.






Fire chief walks back statements on sirens

By BY RECARDO THOMAS STAFF REPORTER,

During Monday night's Indianola Board of Aldermen meeting, Alderman Sam Brock raised concern over a recent newspaper article concerning the city's emergency sirens.

Brock said his reason for addressing the matter with Fire Chief Orlando Battle was so that city department heads would be cognizant of statements made to the press.






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Obituaries

Billy Ray “Bill” Ammons, 90, of Inverness, passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at his home.

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