Today's Top Stories

The North Sunflower Academy girls team defeated Humphreys Academy 35-19 last Saturday to take home the district championship. The Indianola Academy boys won their district with a 56-34 win over Lee Academy.

The City of Indianola might be getting a set of brand new housing units to accommodate families in the southwest part of the city.

The majority of Sunflower County residents polled last fall on local school facilities would support a future bond referendum, but that support might depend on the project.

Accused armed robbery suspect Jerome Bell is behind bars at the Sunflower County jail after turning himself in on Thursday afternoon.

Ruleville Central High School basketball standout Jacorriah Bracey is averaging 30.8 points per game, which makes her the No.1 ranked sophomore in the state of Mississippi and No. 10 in the nation.

Recently, Drew native Kenwuan Meeks said he recognized a need to gather more men up to do positive things.

Drop the charges? Prepare to accept the charges


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.