Recently, teachers from across the state came together for the Mississippi Department of Transportation’s (MDOT) annual Roadways Into Developing Elementary Students (RIDES) program training.
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The Cotton in My Hands exhibit will close its Mississippi Valley display in the J.H. White Library on Thursday September 26, 2019.
There will be a back to school supplies giveaway this Saturday in Drew.
According to organizers of the Back To School Bash, supplies will be handed out to families from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Main Street in Drew.
The members of Saint John Missionary Baptist Church of Inverness invite the public to their annual Revival services concluding at 7 p.m. tonight. The speaker for this occasion will be Dr. Alexis Hamilton.
Class of 1959
The Gentry High School Class of 1959 will meet at 5 p.m. today in the annex of Mount Beulah Missionary Baptist Church. Attention: This is a meeting of great importance!
Indianola police made the following arrests,
On Sunday at 4:57 a.m., Asilree Alexander, 48, 217 Roosevelt St., was arrested and charged with burglary after officers were called to the Brother's Discount liquor store where a 59-year-old Stonewall Street man said Alexander stole $112 worth of vodka.
Justin and April Harris of Indianola are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Macey Lee, on Friday, July 12, 2019 at Baptist Medical Center in Jackson. She weighed 4 lbs. 14 oz. and was 18½ inches long. She joins her big sisters, 12-year-old Laura Beth and 7-year-old Anna.
Good Mornin’! Good Mornin’!
Ahh, the insufferable August heat is upon us. The cotton fields in northern Mississippi will greatly be enhanced, the south Delta flood waters will hopefully continue to drain and evaporate and football fields across the Delta will begin to flourish with championship dreams.
100 YEARS AGO,
Our paper was presented a large white fleecy boll of cotton this week by Mrs. Shaw who lives just North of town. She is generally known as “Aunt Patty” and is a progressive farmer. She manages her farm in its entirety and when Aunt Patty cracks the whip, everything in the place must move