Today's Top Stories

Fighting Mississippi’s opioid epidemic has become the passion of one Indianola native.

Selene Dunn Maddox has been practicing law, specifically bankruptcy law, in north Mississippi for over 30 years, but she has never forgotten her roots in the Delta and Indianola.

Editor’s Note: Don Posey was one of Indianola High School’s most outstanding athletes, excelling in multiple sports, including basketball and track.

Recently, Sunflower County Consolidated School District Superintendent Miskia Davis implemented a "Growth Challenge" leading up to the Second Nine Weeks Benchmark Tests.

Lion Randy Randall brought Carol Rose as his speaker to Lions Club last Wednesday (Dr. Sammy Rose also attended with Carol). Carol spoke on her vision challenges since her stroke two-and-a-half years ago.

Picking up another pair of basketball wins this past week, the 16-5, 5-0 Gentry High Rams will take to the road twice for Region 3-4A games in the upcoming days.




RAM Alumni present scholarships

On Dec. 18 at Community Bank, the Ram Alumini Homecoming Committee presented a check for $200 to each of the candidates of its 2018 scholarship drive.  The seven Gentry High School seniors had to complete and submit applications to qualify. 

Funds were derived from the group's tailgating activity during Gentry's homecoming.








Washington visits Rotary

Frederick Washington, who will take over on Jan. 1 as the next Sunflower County Economic Development Director, spoke to the Indianola Rotary Club this week about his plans and vision for economic development in the county. A retired Colonel in the U.S.





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