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Dr. Loretta Jackson-Williams has a new title for pretty much the same job, working in the same office that now has a different name.

The Sunflower County Jail is spending more than its budget, and the reason why depends on who you ask.

VICKSBURG — The B.B. King Museum and Indianola Chamber Main Street have won an award for Small Festival of the Year from the Mississippi Tourism Association.

With little time to celebrate their thrilling 35-22 homecoming victory over Raymond Friday night, the Gentry High Rams have been preparing for another Region 3-4A contest -- against inarguably their most challenging competition of the year.

Indianola Academy sent 22 qualified athletes to compete at the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools Swimming Championships, held Sept. 23 at the Courthouse Aquatic Center in Flowood.

Speakers at the 38th annual Fannie Lou Hamer birthday celebration Tuesday in Ruleville urged young people to adopt the same courage the late civil rights demonstrated in her lifetime.


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