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The groundbreaking ceremony for the long-awaited Fannie Lou Hamer Cancer Foundation Headquarters was held on Thursday in Ruleville.  The Ruleville Community House was the host venue for the celebr
The outdoors loving high school kid from New Mexico traveled the world as a member of the Army Special Forces keeping the rest of us safe and free.
As the country prepares to honor its military service veterans this Monday, we should be mindful that those who served this country did so in a variety of capacities.
The Indianola Academy Colonels appear to be playing like a team on a mission. One football game at a time.
Thanks to a concerted effort from local stakeholders and others across the state, the Indianola Municipal Drug Court has successfully received state funding in the form of a $50,000 annual grant.

Project LISTEN holds ceremony

The Project LISTEN program of Sunflower Humphreys County Progress, Inc., held its culmination ceremony recently at the Humphreys County Multi-Purpose Building in Belzoni.

LISTEN participants provided musical entertainment, gave an overview of the project and held a panel discussion that addressed the benefit of the program.

County in danger of losing $180K grant for new 82 lane


A lingering issue about what to do with nearly $180,000 in grant funds awarded to establish a deceleration lane on the eastbound side of U.S. 82 in front of Irrigation Equipment is still lingering.

A grant awarded by the Delta Regional Authority is in danger of being returned unless additional money is put into the project.



Charles Eron Parker passed away peacefully on October 31, 2019 following a lengthy illness. 

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