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The remaining basketball teams still in contention for state titles are headed to Jackson, and Sunflower County has three teams in the hunt.

Although the waters have begun to subside in some areas affected by the heavy rains from Wednesday night and Thursday, Sunflower County Emergency Management Director Ben Grant said the county is in an elevated-risk zone for bad weather.

Opening their 2018 baseball season with two wins in three outings, the Indianola Academy Colonels will now not return to diamond action again until next Tuesday evening.

A significant investment is being made into Mississippi Delta Community College’s lineman training program.

Sunflower County and some of the adjacent areas are currently under a flood warning due to rising levels of water in the Big Sunflower River At Sunflower.

They are officially the Region 3-4A champions and have opened the State 4A basketball playoffs with yet another victory.

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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