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Confirmed: Tito Jackson to headline B.B. King Homecoming Festival June 2

By BRYAN DAVIS PUBLISHER,

Photo: Tito Jackson and his backing group, The B.B. King Blues Band, announce their tour in Indianola at the B.B. King Blues Museum in October (Photo by Marcus Johnson).

When Tito Jackson was ready to announce his current tour with the B.B. King Blues Band, he chose to make that announcement in Indianola.

B.B. King Museum voted best Mississippi attraction by USA Today readers

By BRYAN DAVIS PUBLISHER,

Voters from around the world made their voices heard this week.

USA Today revealed that Indianola’s B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center was voted Mississippi’s best attraction in its readers’ choice poll.

Voting took place over a couple of weeks, ending last Monday at noon.

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Louis Gulley

Louis Gulley, age 66, of Moorhead passed away on January 7, 2018.
Visitation will be held Friday, January 19 from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. at Byas Funeral Home in Indianola. Services will be held on Saturday, January 20 at 2:30 p.m. at St. Luke Church of God in Christ in Indianola with Elder Ezra Howard officiating.

Bobby R. Matthews

Services for Bobby R. Matthews of New Orleans, formerly of Indianola, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Mount Beulah Missionary Baptist Church.
Mr. Matthews, 63, died Wednesday, Jan 3, 2018.
Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Friday at Byas Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements.

Jessie Mae Hutchins

Services for Jessie Mae Hutchins of Indianola will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Temple of Deliverance Church.
Ms. Hutchins, 68, died Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017.
Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Friday at Byas Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements.
Burial will be in Riverside Memorial Gardens.

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