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Training for athletic competition is strenuous enough, but when you add in a spinal injury, a wheelchair and partial paralysis, the task becomes even more difficult.
A war zone is a war zone. Both soldiers and civilian contractors put their lives on the line everyday overseas in the fight for America’s freedoms.
Three consecutive one point games and their season is off to a 2-1, 1-0 start.
Indianola residents may soon start noticing an increase in mosquito truck spraying in and around their neighborhoods.
For Inverness resident Luciel Sibley, Tuesday’s Primary election provided an extra bonus.

Rushing: We have a real problem with insects in the garden

By FELDER RUSHING GUEST COLUMNIST,

Forget the snooty debates over “crape murder” pruning; it’s a moot point now. We got a real problem.

In my lifetime, a fast-spreading insect wiped out most of America’s elm trees, and a leafspot disease ruined millions of red Photinias. And nothing we threw at either helped much at all. 


Bologna Performing Arts Center seeking ambassadors for upcoming events season

At the Bologna Performing Arts Center (BPAC), each season, many dedicated volunteers work a variety of performances.

These volunteers are known as “Ambassadors.” They serve as greeters, ticket takers, door captains, and ushers. From community members to DSU students, the Bologna Ambassadors make the show go on!



DSU nursing school ranked

Delta State University’s Robert E. Smith School of Nursing ranks second for the best online RN to BSN programs in Mississippi for the second straight year, according to RegisteredNursing.org.

Assessment factors include nurse program completions, tuition, and ratio of faculty who are tenured.












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The redrawn lines for Districts 13 and 22 will be in effect for tomorrow’s primary elections.