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Lodge holds Oratorical Contest

M.W. King Hiram Grand Lodge A.F. & A.M. held its annual Oratorical Contest on Nov. 24. Pictured from left are Ill. Kenneth Paige, 33rd, President of the General Grand Masonic Congress, Ohio Matron; Sister Elizabeth Warren, 10th District Matron; Candace D. Jackson, second-place winner; Joy Gatlin, first-place winner; and Ill.










Supervisors hold first session of 2019

By BY RECARDO THOMAS STAFF REPORTER,

On Monday, during the first session of the new year, the Sunflower County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to purchase three new 4-wheel drive pickup trucks for the road department even after District 2 Supervisor Riley Rice expressed concern that work in the road department is still not being done even with a road manager and five assist


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City says “Concerned Citizens” group can’t meet in public building

By BY RECARDO THOMAS STAFF REPORTER,

After a lengthy debate, the Indianola Board of Aldermen voted 3 to 2 against allowing use of a city-owned building to the Concerned Citizens Committee to conduct its regular monthly meetings.
Alderman Marvin Elder made the motion to allow.
“Let’s not hold them up,” he said. Alderman Ruben Woods seconded and they both voted yes.







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City says “Concerned Citizens” group can’t meet in public building

By BY RECARDO THOMAS STAFF REPORTER,

After a lengthy debate, the Indianola Board of Aldermen voted 3 to 2 against allowing use of a city-owned building to the Concerned Citizens Committee to conduct its regular monthly meetings.
Alderman Marvin Elder made the motion to allow.
“Let’s not hold them up,” he said. Alderman Ruben Woods seconded and they both voted yes.




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