Indianola, Drew host successful Juneteenth Festivals

Indianola and Drew both celebrated Juneteenth last Saturday with festivals that attracted hundreds on both ends of the county, according to organizers. Pictured top left are Malik Haynes and Edric Q. Johnson. To the right, Melanie Townsend-Blackmon, pictured with the incoming Miss MVSU Arlencia Barnes in Drew. At bottom are the Rasberry United Methodist Church Young Steppers Performers for Christ.

Photos: Kiara Williams and Rodney Hawkins

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Betty Sue Mallette, 80, of Indianola, passed away Friday Sept. 13, 2019, in Pontotoc.

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The redrawn lines for Districts 13 and 22 will be in effect for tomorrow’s primary elections.