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On Sunday, church congregations across Indianola will gather for the community-wide Thanksgiving Service beginning at 6 p.m., at First Baptist Church, 202 Catchings St., across from the post office.

Three Mississippi Delta Community College instructors were chosen as the recipients of the 2017 T.R.O.J.A.N. Teacher Award.

There is one football certainty to unfold this Saturday: the 2017 MAIS AAA Championship trophy will be headed to a town located on Highway 82.

The 2 Classy Civic Organization and The Distinguished Gentlemen will hold their ninth-annual Thanksgiving feast on Tuesday, Nov. 21 at the Indianola Bethune Recreational Center. The lunch will last from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m..

Plans to renovate and add on to the existing Moorhead Middle School appear to be on track.
The project will adhere to the aforesaid time constraints set by superintendent Miskia Davis and her staff back in June and July.

The Sunflower County Board of Supervisors voted on Monday to temporarily close Goose Lake Road, Smith-Murphey Road and Sleepy Martin Road in District 5 to protect and preserve them.

Hospital Leadership Award

Lisa Miller, an RN at North Sunflower Medical Center, receives the Hospital Leadership of the Year Award from Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency CEO Kevin Stump on July 13 in Jackson. It was part of the fourth annual Spero Awards, which recognize those who help promote organ, eye and tissue donation.