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?
It’s always been a glaring hole in Indianola’s effort to attract blues tourists: A dearth of live music venues. When visitors from Europe and all over the world come to the home of the blues, they want to hear that sound in the place where it was born.
An Indianola man found mentally incompetent to stand trial remains in the Sunflower County Jail more than two years after being ordered to the State Hospital at Whitfield. Steven Hillie continues to wait for a bed to open up.
Now in his 31st year at Indianola Academy, Sammy Henderson has the privilege of seeing his former students go on to success. Several serve on the school’s board of directors even. The headmaster said that’s one of the things that makes Indianola Academy a special place.