Today's Top Stories

A 23-year-old Indianola man was the victim of a fatal shooting that took place just before 8 p.m. on Wednesday night, and Indianola police are currently holding three persons of interest for questioning.

An early-morning fire on the campus of Mississippi Delta Community college burned through several offices of the administration building, leaving over 50 percent of the structure damaged, and burglary and arson are suspected.

Bo Dawson looks for an open man down court against Marvell.

A recent multi-jurisdictional task force operation in Sunflower County led to arrests and the confiscation of several illegal gaming machines.

Indianola Wellness Clinic, in conjunction with Indianola Chamber Main Street, cut the ribbon on its new location at 131 Main Street.

Indianola incumbent Mayor Steve Rosenthal has retained his seat for a third term.

Drop the charges? Prepare to accept the charges

By BY RECARDO THOMAS STAFF WRITER,

Citizens who file charges against an accused felon may no longer be able to drop those charges without penalty.
On Monday night, Indianola’s city fathers voted unanimously to recommend to the municipal court judge that a $100 fine be levied on any person who initiates charges against some individuals and later changes their mind.

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