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Andy Daniels, a successful State Farm Agent for more than 25 years, is the Director of the Mid-Delta Arts Association’s next production The Odd Couple. 

Outgoing MDCC President Dr. Larry Nabors goes over current plans to build a new administration building and a campus bookstore.

Photo: Recardo Thomas

On March 27, 2019, New Stage Theatre presented a performance of If Not Us, Then Who?

Join GRAMMY Museum® Mississippi on April 26 at 7 p.m. as we put a spotlight on Carla Cooke, the daughter of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and GRAMMY® Lifetime Achievement Award winner, Sam Cooke.

Thursday will be another “weather aware” day, as the National Weather Service in Jackson reports strong storms are expected in the area throughout the day.

I have worked as an Emergency Medicine physician in Mississippi for 20 years now. 

Community News March 28, 2019

Be Smart: Control Your Diabetes

The B.B. King Museum’s Be Smart: Control your Diabetes program will take place at 12 noon today. Please join them for this educational experience in learning all about how to control and manage your diabetes.


5K Run/Walk

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Cops and Robbers March 28, 2019

Indianola police made the following arrests,

On March 20 at 3:01 p.m., Roy Nutall 55, 303 Walker St., was arrested and charged with shoplifting (first offense $1,000 or less) after a Neighborhood Grocery employee said he stole 3 Clubtails Peach Breeze drinks valued at $5.

Learning to be proactive with spring garden this year


Landscape gardening sometimes involves hard decisions where no solution seems just right. But “between a rock and a hard place” dissonance can be resolved by going in an entirely different direction.

Take my newish crape myrtles, carefully hand-picked and pruned to frame my circular backyard and provide light neighborly privacy.