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“What a neat idea, to open a daycare and teach.”
That was the spark that ignited a fervent, now 17-year-old, inspiration for an educational institution for children pre-school and up.

More than 30 vocalists from six Mississippi  counties will bring favorite selections from the movies beginning in the 1930s in “Music from the Movies” at the Mid-Delta Arts Association.

Opening their state 4A playoff competition in dominating fashion, the Gentry Rams earned a 90-35 victory Tuesday over visiting Tishomingo County.

A Vietnam veteran is being treated at the Jackson VA hospital after allegedly firing a pistol at utility workers near his Indianola home and then having a standoff with police.

The Hough-Dement Animal Shelter is being upheaved as many of the dogs are moved to out-of-state rescue groups and it searches for a new director.

An Indianola man allegedly shot and killed his twin brother inside a truck Sunday during an argument.



The following persons were booked into the Sunflower County jail Feb. 13 through Feb. 21:


GREENVILLE — Services for James Maxwell “Max” Triplett of Greenville, formerly of Moorhead,... READ MORE


Gayle Harper managed to never fall into the Mississippi River during her trip down its length... READ MORE

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