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Indianola police made the following arrests,
Indianola police reported no arrests this week.
In other calls,
On Thursday at 2:57 p.m., a 53-year-old Oak Street man said someone stole his identity in order to receive unemployment funds.
U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) has joined Senators Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-La.), Tina Smith (D-Minn.), and others calling on federal health agencies to provide Congress with a written plan and timeline about any potential changes to Medicare rules governing telehealth.
District 1 Supervisor Glenn Donald expressed ire on Monday over the way several homeowners are handling their properties in the Eastmoor Subdivision in Moorhead.
He alluded to residents who seemingly lack pride when it comes to the upkeep of their surroundings.
The start of the 2020 football season for Mississippi Delta Community College will get off to a later start than usual, but the Trojans are still set for an eight-game slate in the upcoming season.
For a fifth year, the Mississippi Delta National Heritage Area (MDNHA) has awarded more than $200,000 in grants for 12 projects focused on cultural heritage development in communities across the Mississippi Delta.
The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) of the U.S.
The B.B. King Museum & Delta Interpretive Center plans to open its doors for the first time since March on July 7.
According to the museum, hours will be limited to Tuesday-Saturday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.
The museum will be closed Sunday and Monday of each week for now.
Nita Norphlet-Thompson, Executive Director of the Mississippi Head Start Association (MHSA), knows first-hand the impact thec can have on vital funding for Mississippians. Her knowledge and passion have inspired Head Start in Mississippi to help make sure thousands more Mississippians are counted in the 2020 census.
The B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center has been awarded an $11,100 grant from the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC).
The Mississippi Department of Corrections is searching for an escapee from the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman.
Arthur Lestrick, 40, was confirmed missing early Sunday morning from Unit 28, a work camp. He is believed to have left on foot.
The long-ago Lost Cause for which the American Civil War was fought is embedded in Mississippi’s official state flag.
This serves as a constant reminder to many residents that the battle ain’t over, in America. As a quick refresher, the Civil War was fought in this country from April 12, 1861- May 9, 1865.
This is an open letter to Darnella Frazier, the woman who filmed the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, written and read by Dr. Sade Turnipseed at Indianola’s 100 Man March last Thursday. Turnipseed is pictured above reading the letter on the steps of the Sunflower County Courthouse.
A Tennessee woman has been arrested for aiding Arthur Lestrick’s escape from the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman this week.
Sunflower County is one of 13 that will soon be under stricter social distancing guidelines.
According to Gov. Tate Reeves, he will sign an executive order that will restrict the number of people gathering indoors in Sunflower County, and 12 other counties, to 10 people, and he will restrict outdoor gatherings to 20 or fewer.
The onset of the holiday season is already seeing an early increase in the number of auto and home burglaries in Indianola and the surrounding areas. Last week’s Cops and Robbers’ section of the E-T listed nearly a dozen burglaries in a seven-day period.
The search for a viable insurance plan for city of Indianola employees continued during a special call meeting on June 10, but even after the session, which lasted an hour and a half, no conclusive decision was made.
The ladies of the Crepe Myrtle Garden Club held their regular meeting at Betty's Place on Tuesday night and florist Debbie Allen was the special guest speaker.
Allen talked to the group about various types of arrangements using not only flowers and plants but also fruits and pastries.
The Mississippi State Department of Health may soon be releasing the names of nursing homes related to some COVID-19 deaths and cases, that is unless they appeal a Hinds County judge’s Tuesday ruling in favor of Hattiesburg newspaper The PineBelt NEWS.
Memorial services for Sylvia Glenda Turbeville Bennett, 84, of Fort Worth, Texas and formerly of Indianola will be held at a later date.
She passed away Friday, March 27, 2020 in Fort Worth.
Arrangements are under the direction of Boone Funeral Home, Indianola.
The Bologna Performing Arts Center at Delta State University has announced cancellations or the rescheduling of all events through April 30 due to developments of COVID-19.
The following is the release in its entirety from the BPAC.
To Our Patrons, Annual Members, and Friends:
Martha Jeanette Tankesly Ingold was born April 10, 1933 in Indianola to M.A. and Nellie Tankesly. She was married Sept. 10, 1951 to Jackie Ingold and they made their home in Indianola. Jeanette was a retired Assistant City Clerk for the City of Indianola.
Every victory is important, it is just that some mean more than others.
Such is the case for the 8-1 Gentry High Rams basketball team.
For this Friday night the Rams will open their Region 3-4A play with a trip to Rosa Fort High School in Tunica.
However, this venture into regional play will be brief.