Rosebud wins House seat, Senate hopefuls head to runoff

By BY RECARDO THOMAS STAFF REPORTER,

Its primary election season and the unofficial results of Tuesday’s Democratic and Republican races have been tallied.

The Sunflower County Circuit Clerk’s office issued the Democratic U.S. Senate results for the county as:

Omeria Scott – 260 votes

Howard Sherman – 248 votes

David Baria – 139 votes





Strong words: Public Works director calls board negligent, irresponsible

By BY RECARDO THOMAS STAFF REPORTER,

Two aldermen threatened to walk out of Tuesday's Indianola Board of Aldermen meeting after a comment made by Alderman Marvin Elder.

Aldermen Darrell Simpson and Gary Fratesi stood up to leave after Elder made a statement regarding certain members having a “slave mentality.”











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