Comedian Bernie Mac once said, “What you hear at the barbershop stays at the barbershop.” Indianola barber Charlie Bowen echoed those same sentiments as he reflected on his extensive career as a tonsorial artist.
The Sunflower County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the shooting of a teenage boy in Sunflower on Jan. 14. Daniel Carter, 17, was shot in the stomach in the vicinity of Lincoln and Wilson streets. No motive has been disclosed at this time.
“Love is the only energy that can change the heart of man.” Those inspirational words came from the lips of Circuit Judge Carol White-Richard during the annual Martin Luther King Day Celebration at Mount Beulah Baptist Church Sunday.
Staffing issues at Indianola City Hall have resulted in water bills for January still not being mailed out as of Wednesday. But the staff is working to get current bill information into the system so citizens can come into the office to pay their January amounts.