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The Starkville Academy Volunteers ended the Indianola Academy Colonels' perfect season on Saturday, with a 21-14 overtime victory.

A few fathers in cowboy garb rode up to Merritt Jr. High on Thursday for a Rodeo Style Workshop that highlighted the role dads can play in education.

Santa Clause is coming back to town.

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.


Playoffs-bound Ruleville to play at Kossuth Friday night


On the strength of a 43-26 come-from-behind home-field victory last Friday night over Humphreys County High, the 4-6 Ruleville Central High Tigers will enter the State 3A Playoffs as the Region 3, No. 3 seed.
Their reward will be to travel roughly 200 miles to Kossuth High School in Northeast Mississippi for a 7 p.m. game.