Today's Top Stories

Educational, governmental and law enforcement officials from across Sunflower County came together on Wednesday, in the chancery courtroom on the second floor of the county courthouse, to discuss school safety.

Local developer Sam Rosenthal says Domino’s Pizza has signed a deal to anchor a small commercial development along U.S. 82.

The 4,200-square-foot multi-tenant building will be constructed near Young’s Beauty & Fashions.

Mississippi’s infant mortality rate is one of the highest in the nation.

Several Delta counties, Sunflower included, have some of the highest rates of infant mortality in the state,

For the second time in two weeks the Indianola Concerned Citizen’s group has been denied free use of city-owned buildings to conduct their monthly meetings.

The Sunflower Stitchers made a sizable donation to the Sunflower County Humane Society this week.

Roscoe Barnes III lives his life with one foot in journalism and the other foot in ministry.

Doddsville mayor named to SCCSD board, special election set for Nov. 6


The Sunflower County Consolidated School District recently named Doddsville Mayor Torey Bell Sr., to fill the District 4 seat left vacant by the passing of former member Daisy Morgan in October.
According to President Edward Thomas, Bell and two others, Evelyn Woods and Tommy Boykins were under consideration.