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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.
What is the average cost to replace a bridge?
That was a question raised on Monday by a District 4 homeowner during County Engineer Ron Cassada’s update to the Sunflower County Board of Supervisors regarding the status of the county bridges.
A Friday morning house fire left an Indianola family grieving the loss of two family members.
According to Sgt. Irish Johnson, public information officer at the Indianola police Department, Louise Perkins, 65 and her four-year-old grandson Taylen Roberts died amid the blaze.
Former East Sunflower Elementary School honor student and Ruleville Central High School ninth grader Emmanuel Clark, has been nominated to The Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders
Clark will join other honor students in Lowell, Mass. from June 29 until July 1 in celebration.
After a lengthy debate, the Indianola Board of Aldermen voted 3 to 2 against allowing use of a city-owned building to the Concerned Citizens Committee to conduct its regular monthly meetings.
Alderman Marvin Elder made the motion to allow.
“Let’s not hold them up,” he said. Alderman Ruben Woods seconded and they both voted yes.
There was a lot of gavel banging at Monday night’s Indianola Board of Aldermen session.
One issue involved the city’s animal shelter.