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.
Paying your taxes in Sunflower County is getting more convenient.
As of Feb. 16, the Tax Assessor/Collector’s Office is accepting credit and debit cards. A 2.5 percent fee will be added to the amount of taxes due, which goes to the card processing company.
Sunflower County’s decision to renew its ambulance contract with MedStat has hit a snag over whether county taxpayers should foot the bill for picking up inmates at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman.
With just over a week left to meet qualifying deadlines for the upcoming municipal elections, potential candidates in Sunflower County towns have taken a leisurely approach to filing the necessary paperwork.
Indianola has recorded its first homicide of the year following a shooting behind George's Lounge on Church Street Sunday.
James Jordan of Indianola was pronounced dead at the scene.
An unidentified man has been airlifted to the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson following a double shooting Sunday afternoon near Bates and Slim streets.
Police were called to the scene just before 5 after a report of shots fired.
Updating the science lab at Gentry High School were, from left, Grant Phillips of Planters Bank, project coordinator and grant writer Anji Reddy Nalamalapu, Science Department Chair Christi Bowen, Principal Randy Ball, biology teacher Jasmine Johnson and inclusion teacher Kat