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A Vietnam veteran with apparent mental issues is currently receiving a psychiatric evaluation after allegedly firing a pistol at utility workers near his Indianola home and then having a standoff with police Thursday.

Shoppers Value Foods employees gather with Indianola Chamber Main Street and SuperValu officials Feb. 9 as owner Scott Miller cuts the ribbon for the renovated and renamed grocery, which was formerly Sunflower Food Store.

Postseason basketball action has officially begun statewide.
And Wednesday night served as the opening game for both Gentry High basketball teams as they participated in the Region 3-4A Tournament hosted by Greenwood High School.

It’s unclear what, if any, charges an Indianola man could face after fleeing from a Sunflower County sheriff’s deputy at speeds estimated at 120 mph before crashing into a light pole, Love’s truck stop sign and a parked car.

Two armed robbers got some “fast cash” Monday but didn’t get to enjoy it for long.

JACKSON (AP) — Kyle Pernell is already ordained as a Baptist pastor at age 17, and he has put his skills to work at the Mississippi Capitol.

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Police/Courts

Indianola police made the following arrests:

Obituaries

Graveside services for Zori Brewer of Indianola will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Riverside... READ MORE

Lifestyles

James and Jeraldine McDonald of the Linn community are celebrating their 50th wedding... READ MORE

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