Indianola Alderman Ruben Woods accused Alderman Gary Fratesi Monday of using “Donald Trump figures” when Fratesi said the city is spending $300 to send employees to Jackson to buy supplies for the basketball league concession stand.
Sunflower County is hoping to negotiate down the price of a new Life Help building to get a metal roof included for the amount the county has budgeted. The low bid by Kenneth Thompson Builders of Greenwood was $1,826,000 with a metal roof.
A group is again proposing to run a charter school in Drew. Shades of Elegance Corp. has submitted a letter of intent to the Mississippi Charter School Authorizer Board to open the Truth Academy STEAM Charter School for grades K-6 in 2018.
For months now, I’ve been trying to put my finger on why there have recently been so many complaints about MedStat’s ambulance service. The headlines tell the problem — and it’s not just here in Sunflower County.
The Mississippi Supreme Court should consider actual proof Sunflower County Supervisor Gloria Dickerson has lived in Drew since 2011 instead of paperwork showing a Jackson address, according to her recently filed brief.
Sunflower County supervisors will open bids Monday on a new Life Help mental health building budgeted at $1.8 million. Architect William Mills met with construction companies as well as county and Life Help officials March 9 for a pre-bid conference.
As an elementary school student, I got scared straight on the importance of heart health. My grandfather had bypass surgery, and his doctors gave him those dreaded words that make grown men break down like babies: Lay off the cheese.
The incumbent mayors in Moorhead, Sunflower, Drew and Doddsville face familiar faces in the June 6 election. Moorhead Mayor George Holland will square off against former Mayor John “La-La” Carpenter for the third time, as well as Linda Pernell.
Tell me this, if a high school student thought he were the president of the United States or a movie star or a professional basketball player — or any other thing he clearly was not — would we go out of the way to accommodate his delusionment?