This week Angela Bowman helped a young man start the welding program at the Capps Center in Indianola. Earlier, she had assisted him in acquiring his National Career Readiness Certificate, and later she’ll follow up.
Preliminary discussions are underway about Indianola establishing a Boys & Girls Club. Members of the Mayor’s Faith in Community Initiative met for breakfast Saturday at Mayor Steve Rosenthal’s home to discuss the possibility.
Indianola Police Chief Edrick Hall and the rest of the department presented Felicia Matthews, the chief’s secretary, with a generous gift certificate Monday to a local restaurant in honor of her 20 years of service.
Sunflower County will be sticking with its ambulance service provider. After voting in a special session on Monday to take two bids under advisement, the Board of Supervisors later voted unanimously to keep MedStat Emergency Medical Services.
Karl Goodman of the Bridgers and Goodman CPA firm presented the Indianola mayor and aldermen Monday with the firm’s findings regarding the city’s fiscal fitness, which presented an overall increase in city revenues.