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College Street bridge project still on hold

By BY RECARDO THOMAS STAFF REPORTER,

Even though the College Avenue Bridge is already designed, has received grant application approval and is ready to be advertised, the long-awaited bridge project has hit another roadblock enroute to completion.

That’s in spite of the fact that the full cost to replace the structure was covered in the initial application.




Sarah "Sissy" McMinn Parker

Funeral services for Sarah "Sissy" McMinn Parker of Winona will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 21, in the Oliver Funeral Home Chapel, with burial following in Eskridge Cemetery at Eskridge. 

The Rev. Terry Corley will officiate at the services. 




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Sunflower County under "enhanced" risk for severe weather Saturday

By FROM STAFF REPORTS,

The National Weather Service in Jackson said this morning that Sunflower County, along with the surrounding area, is in “enhanced risk” of strong storms on Saturday.

According to the latest information, NWS says damaging winds up to 70 miles per hour, along with large hail and tornadoes are possible on Saturday and Saturday night.




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UAB, Head Coach Bill Clark, finally set free

By BRYAN DAVIS PUBLISHER,

Shortly before Alabama mounted a historic come-from-behind win against Georgia in the SEC Championship Game last Saturday, another Yellowhammer state team was putting the finishing touches on a conference title of its own.

The University of Alabama at Birmingham defeated Middle Tennessee State 27-25 for the Conference USA title.






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Arthur Robert Bernard

By FROM STAFF REPORTS,

Services for Arthur Robert Bernard, formerly of Indianola, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Holmes-Glover-Solomon Funeral Directors’ Rosa Glover Holmes Memorial Chapel in Jacksonville, Florida.

Mr. Bernard, 62, died Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019.

Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday at the mortuary.  






Sue Harper

Sue Harper, 76, of Senatobia, formerly of Indianola, passed away on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at her residence.





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