The Indianola Board of aldermen met on Monday in a special call session to address two agenda items.
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Based on a request from a previous session, County Engineer Ron Cassada presented a cost estimate on what a private contractor might charge to fix a three-and-a-half foot deep dip in Moll Road that is impassable during heavy rainfall.
Mid-Delta Arts Association’s first presentation for 2020 will open in Indianola on Thursday, February 27 at 7 pm.
TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD is based on the 1960 novel by Harper Lee.
Newly-inaugurated Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves announced in his first State of the State address on Monday the most radical change in the Mississippi Department of Corrections under his short tenure.
He has ordered MDOC to prepare to close the notorious Unit 29 at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman.
The Sunflower Stitchers made hand-knitted/crocheted baby washcloths for their most recent community service project.
Indianola Chamber Main Street will host its first business after hours event of 2020.
The Chamber will host the event at its offices next Thursday, Feb. 6 from 6-7 p.m.
There’s a reason why so many churches still sing “Those Ole Sad Songs.”
Baptist Grove M.B. Church in Sunflower will present “Why Y’all Sing Those Ole Sad Songs” during its Black History program on Feb. 15, highlighting the history of Dr. Watts and how moans came about in African American churches in the South.
The Gentry High School Jobs for Mississippi Graduates Student of the Week is Jordan Bryant. The senior Indianola native is currently undecided about a career choice. In his spare time he enjoys playing basketball. He is pictued with JMG Instructor and Job Specialist Dr. Adrian Brown.
Lion David Jenkins brought Howard Q. Davis as his speaker this past Wednesday. Q talked about growing up in Indianola (his family moved here when he was three) and also had some fun facts about Indianola.
The B. B. King Bridge Building Youth Leadership Ambassador Program met on Saturday, January 25, 2020 and received valuable information on how the city of Indianola is governed, how monies are received for infrastructure, and other budgetary items from Mayor Rosenthal. Mrs. Rosenthal discussed the importance of volunteerism.