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The Mississippi Economic Council made Indianola one of its stops on its tour this year, visiting the Indianola Rotary Club this week to discuss a host of issues facing the state, detailed more in
Booneville held tight for about one period during Monday night’s first-round basketball playoffs action, facing the Lady Tigers at Thomas E. Edwards Senior High.
The Southern Debutante Assembly held its 2019 Presentation and White and Gold Ball on the evening of Dec. 28 at the Greenwood Country Club in Greenwood.
There are some Delta towns that will never have a Walmart, a Verizon Store or even a McDonald’s. But many of these places have a Double Quick convenience store. Some even have two. 
Gov. Tate Reeves promised just a few weeks ago that he would see that Parchman’s infamous Unit 29 was shuttered.

Taking ownership

It’s time city leaders and individuals alike to start taking stock in their city and its appearance, says Indianola Chamber Main Street. The organziation hosted a leadership conference last Wednesday, feturing Jeff McManus (pictured above), director of landscaping services at the University of Mississippi.

God is capable


I was rereading John 11 this morning. For those who have not read it, Lazarus (Martha and Mary’s brother) had been dead for four days.

Martha received word that Jesus was coming to town, and she went to meet Him.

She didn’t wait on Jesus to come to her. (Catch That- Desperate times call for desperate measures.)

JMG Student of the Week

The Gentry High School Jobs for Mississippi Graduates Student of the Week is Nakea Mickey. The senior Moorhead native plans to go into nursing with a dream job of being a registered nurse. In her spare time, she enjoys cheering. She is pictured with JMG Instructor and Job Specialist Dr. Adrian Brown.

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