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Robert Poindexter

Services for Robert Poindexter of Indianola will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Temple of Deliverance, Indianola.

Mr. Poindexter, 72, died Friday, Dec. 6, 2019.

Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday at Byas Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements.

Burial will be in Riverside Memorial Gardens.


Eloise B. Harris

Services for Eloise B. Harris of Indianola will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Bell Grove Missionary Baptist Church.

Mrs. Harris, 75, died Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019.

Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, with a family hour from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., at Byas Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements.



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Price, Ross convicted of first-degree murder in April 2017 shooting

By BY RECARDO THOMAS STAFF REPORTER,

According to a statement by District Attorney W. Dewayne Richardson, a grand jury in Sunflower County recently handed down a guilty verdict in the April 17, 2017 shooting death of Aaron Beamon and the wounding of Savantae Pernell and Zachary Lee who were passengers in the car with Beamon.


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Sunflower County youth killed in apparent accidental shooting

By FROM STAFF REPORTS,

A 17-year-old Sunflower County youth has died as a result of a gunshot wound to the chest that he received from a 9 mm handgun early Sunday morning at a home in the 200 block of Augusta Street.

Caleb Smith, a junior at Indianola Academy, died late Sunday night at a Jackson hospital as a result of his injury.



Journey 2019: MacNealy-Gonzales talks living in the Virgin Islands, being affected by two Category 5 hurricanes

By BRYAN DAVIS PUBLISHER,

Brittany MacNealy-Gonzales always wanted to live on the beach.

More specifically, she always wanted to live on an island, but by the time she entered her late twenties, the Inverness native was living in Nashville working for a nonprofit.



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