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Rams hit the road

By PAUL PUTNAM SPORTS WRITER,

After picking up three basketball victories in as many attempts this past week the Gentry High Rams are now in the midst of a five game run of road trips.

This elongated group of away games got its start Tuesday night at Grenada High School. Once there, the 7-1 Rams claimed a 71-63 decision over the Chargers.





JMG Student of the Week

The Gentry High School Jobs for Mississippi Graduates Student of the Week is Jasmine Williams. The senior Indianola native plans to pursue a career in healthcare, with a dream of becoming a physical therapist. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling. She is pictured with JMG Instructor and Job Specialist Dr. Adrian Brown.




Cleveland: LSU, Bama to face Mississippi teams after last week’s battle

By RICK CLEVELAND SPORTS COLUMNIST,

If a lifetime of covering sports in Mississippi has taught me anything, it has taught me this: There's never really a good time to play LSU or Alabama in football.

Most of the time, the Tigers and Crimson Tide will have bigger, faster, more talented players than you do. They will have more of them, too.


Jimmy L. Douglas

Services for Jimmy L. Douglas of Moorhead will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at First United Missionary Baptist Church, Moorhead.

Mr. Douglas, 74, died Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 at South Sunflower County Hospital.

Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday at Redmon Funeral Home, Indianola.


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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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Sports

Now 4-3 on the young basketball season, the Gentry High Lady Rams will be hitting the road again... READ MORE

Obituaries

Wina J. “Petey” Mixon was called home to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019.

Breaking News

A Friday night shooting in Indianola has resulted in the death of one man and the suspected... READ MORE