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An Indianola family is mourning the loss of one of its own after a Wednesday night shooting in the city turned deadly.

The time is nigh for the city lawmakers to vote on whether or not to pay the premium that renews the employees' health insurance coverage, but a few questions had to be raised before the aldermen...

Long-time Moorhead resident, John Howard Bailey was presented with the Moorhead Chamber of Commerce’s Senior Citizen of the Year Award during Friday’ night’s banquet at the Herman Thigpin...

With over 31 years in the Indianola School District, Gwendolyn Milton guided students toward the right path and now retirement is the next step for her.

The stage at the MDAA’s Brindley Theater is a whirl of activity as dozens of actors sing and dance their way through Beauty & The Beast rehearsals. 

After a breakout sophomore campaign in which he led the Rangers in nearly every offensive category, Northwest Mississippi Community College sophomore first baseman Ben Van Cleve has been named an...





Smith speaks to citizens about diabetes control

By BY RECARDO THOMAS STAFF REPORTER,

Nurse Practitioner Kristen Smith, RN, was the special guest presenter at the Be Smart: Control Your Diabetes Seminar at the B.B. King Museum in June.

Smith’s disquisition centered on the proper care needed for handling and dispensing diabetic medications as well as helpful summer tips for those dealing with diabetes.



Church News July 12, 2018

Annual Gospel

Explosion

Persimmon Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 617 Landfield Road, Sunflower will have their Annual Women’s Conference from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, July 14. The speaker will be Evangelist Betty Green of Mount Pleasant  Missionary Baptist Church of Moorhead.

 


Community News July 12, 2018

Class of ‘80

The Gentry High Class of 1980 is having a benefit program at 7 p.m. Saturday at First United Baptist Church located at 720 Coolidge Street.

 

Class of ‘74

The Gentry High Class of 1974 will have a meeting at 5 p.m. Sunday at Pizza Hut.

 

Class of ‘69




Most Wanted

Sunflower Police Chief Louis Baymon is requesting the public’s help in locating Jerome Steadman 31, whose last known address was Apartment D-5, Pine Lane Apartments, Penny Circle, Sunflower.

According to Baymon, Steadman is wanted in connection with two domestic violence charges levied on August 6, 2017 and November 22, 2017.





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