Today's Top Stories

Plans are underway for Indianola’s citywide Thanksgiving service.
Once again the staff at Community Bank joined together for their annual balloon release in memory of former employee and business owner Lucy Wynn.
On Tuesday, the reverends Veronica Pritchard and Herron Wilson accepted a $2,000 contribution from Community Bank, which hosted its annual Taste of Indianola event in October as a fundraiser for t
The groundbreaking ceremony for the B. B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center's expansion project was held on Tuesday morning.
The Indianola Academy Colonels football team is heading back to Jackson. The 9-4 IA team will play in the state championship game for the fifth consecutive year.





Recipe for success: Love for cooking has turned Semaj Attaway from troubled student to master chef

By BRYAN DAVIS PUBLISHER,

Semaj Attaway was around 6 years old the first time he got suspended from school.

His mother, Shequite Johnson, said she would frequently have to go get him and bring him home during the day because of his behavioral problems.

One day, while he was home serving a suspension, she was trying to cook cornbread.



Cleveland: LSU, Bama to face Mississippi teams after last week’s battle

By RICK CLEVELAND SPORTS COLUMNIST,

If a lifetime of covering sports in Mississippi has taught me anything, it has taught me this: There's never really a good time to play LSU or Alabama in football.

Most of the time, the Tigers and Crimson Tide will have bigger, faster, more talented players than you do. They will have more of them, too.








Voices from our future: There’s hope for those who are bullied

By KAITLIN FRISON GUEST COLUMNIST,

Editor’s Note: Voices From Our Future is a new column open to any school-age youth in Sunflower County who would like to express themselves and their opinions in The E-T.

If you have never been a victim of bullying you do not have a clue. 

Bullying is a topic that I am very passionate about.

Why? 


Pages

Obituaries

Jaisa Jade Blount was born at 6:15 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019 at University of Mississippi... READ MORE

Breaking News

A Friday night shooting in Indianola has resulted in the death of one man and the suspected... READ MORE