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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.

The men of Rasberry United Methodist Church will present their first annual Black History Program, Sunday, Feb. 25 at 3 p.m. at Rasberry United Methodist Church, 511 Hanna St., in Indianola.

Whatley wins DAR award

North Sunflower Academy’s Olivia Whatley was awarded the Good Citizenship Award by the Daughters of the American Revolution recently. Pictured from left are Allison Land, Whatley and Katherine Arant. Submitted Photo

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