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Brown & Associates to administer municipal drug court grants

By BY RECARDO THOMAS STAFF REPORTER,

At the November 25 Indianola Board of Aldermen meeting, the city leaders approved a request made by Dr. Adrian Brown (Ph.D) and Municipal Court Judge Kuykendall Horne-Murry to employ Brown & Associates, Inc., to serve as the administrator for the acquired grants associated with the new Indianola Municipal Drug Court.



Erica Boyd: Not bending

By ERICA BOYD COLUMNIST,

My freshman year at Delta State University, I took Dr. Elizabeth Sarcone for English. I hated that class.

For three reasons- One, the obvious, it was not an easy class and she graded extremely hard.

She would catch every single tingle wingle mistake. Lol....reason number two, she was obnoxiously sarcastic.


Suped up: County board jump starts plan to buy new vehicles for each member

By BY RECARDO THOMAS STAFF REPORTER,

On a 3-2 vote on Monday, the Sunflower County Board of Supervisors opted to contact Southern Procurement LLC to initiate a reverse auction procedure to purchase new trucks for the board members to use.

Outgoing District 3 Supervisor Dennis Holmes and newly re-elected District 5 Supervisor Gloria Dickerson voted no.






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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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