John Mark Looney, Jr. of Leland spoke to the Lions Club about his latest farming product "Crop to Pop." John Mark works with his father on their family farm Six Mile Farms located in Tribbett. In 2016 John Mark decided to try his hand at growing popcorn, so on two acres previously used to grow milo he grew popcorn.
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There is more to Bingo than just playing the game, especially if you’re playing among friends.
Although we know people play to win, there are some who use the opportunity more so to just talk and fellowship. And a selection of senior citizens in the town of Sunflower makes up just such a group.
Ross Ministries Classes
Community Blood Drive
North Sunflower Medical Center and Mississippi Blood Services are hosting a Community Blood Drive from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. TODAY (Thursday, Jan. 2) at the hospital. Donors will receive a T-shirt and $10 gift card. Start the year off right by saving a life!
Installation of F&AM Lodge Officers
Sunflower County is getting ready for another round of elections.
It won’t be on the same scale as the 2019 election cycle, but according to Sunflower County Circuit Clerk Carolyn Hamilton, the qualifying period for election commissioners starts today and ends June 1.
During the most recent session of the Indianola Board of Aldermen, the city lawmakers voted to approve the launch of a study to find out what’s needed to combat the high volume of crime in the southern-most portion of the city and the practicability of a police substation.
Indianola police made the following arrests,
On December 24 at 8:42 p.m., Connie Caldwell, 57, 907 Quiver St., Ruleville was arrested and charged with public drunkenness after officers were called to the Love's Truck Stop about an unwanted person.
Sunflower County’s lone representative on the Mississippi State Bulldogs football team in 2019 got some stage time in the Music City during Monday’s 38-28 Music City Bowl loss to Louisville. Timbs is pictured (second from end) top left with Mary Eliza McCarly, Mary Madaline, Tim and Phyllis Timbs.
As we celebrate the last days of the current year and enjoy the festive times of Christmas, do we have an expectation of what the days and months of the New Year are going to bring? Have we made plans that are going to affect us in the next few days as well as the future?