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Rev. Otis Anthony II was sworn in this week as the representative for House District 31. Anthony’s family and friends were present during the ceremony, which was officiated by Speaker of the House Phillip Gunn.

This coming March, my wife Callie and I will celebrate seven years of marriage.

Two weeks ago, we completed our sixth move in those seven years.

I sure hope this one is the last.

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Coursey Lynn Pitts

It’s been just over a year since an apparent thief or thieves caused the death of a Holly Ridge farm worker who was preparing to go visit his mother out of state and although the case is still under investigation, no arrests have been made.

Seniors Belize Reed (No. 32) and Mercedes Hayes (No. 25) go for a rebound during last week’s action against Greenville.

Bryan Davis

That most important time of the basketball season has now arrived.

City Engineer Ron Cassada came before the Indianola Board of Aldermen on Monday night to get approval to apply on behalf of the city for a portion of the $250 million that the Mississippi Legislature allocated to fund bridge projects across the...

Cops and Robbers November 1, 2018

Indianola police made the following arrests,


On October 24 at 10:07 a.m., Stephon Snipes, 19, 200 Maybelle Street was arrested and charged with simple assault on a police officer, resisting arrest (major), and failure to obey officer (major), after police were called to his home regarding a disturbance.

Community News November 1, 2018

Political Endorsements Meeting

The Sunflower County-Indianola Voters League will hold its political endorsements meeting for this campaign season tomorrow at 111 Delta Blues Street. All candidates seeking endorsements must return the endorsement packets to the  return email address only by 5:00 p. m. today.


Delta Cotton Belles works with St. Joseph students to give back to community

 St. Joseph School students have come together with their families to support Delta Cotton Belles and give back to the community. 

On Oct. 26, the students and families of St. Joseph Catholic School honored those in the community that have fought and continue to fight the battle of breast cancer.

Indianola native, NWMCC Career center director earns doctorate in higher ed

Northwest Mississippi Community College officials are pleased to announce that Career Center Director Tonyalle Rush recently earned her doctorate in Education with an emphasis in Higher Education from the University of Mississippi. Rush is the former evening school director and career-technical counselor at the DeSoto Center in Southaven.