The Sunflower County Consolidated School District shifted Miskia Davis into its driver’s seat following the unexpected departure of Debra Dace. The former assistant superintendent is the interim leader of the nearly 4,000-student district.
Faced with yet another shooting in the small Delta town, Sunflower Police Chief Louis Baymon was compelled to call on the U.S. Marshals for help. They’re working to find the remaining three of four suspects in several shootings and burglaries.
The Sunflower County Board of Supervisors is in the process of determining who will be handling the county’s garbage pickup service, possibly for the next three years. The county is scheduled to open bids at 10 a.m Jan. 23 during a special call meeting.
The Sunflower County Board of Supervisors has handed over another set of keys to a brand new house. Indianola resident Marie Mitchell ecstatically accepted them from District 3 Supervisor Dennis Holmes Friday for her three-bedroom, two-bath home on Pershing Avenue.