Today's Top Stories

The Indianola Academy Colonels are the new District 1AAA champions as they prepare for the upcoming State AAA baseball playoffs.

The Gentry High Rams baseball team is playoffs bound – and it began Thursday.

The annual Headstone Stories presentation was cancelled due to inclement weather last Friday and Saturday.

A decision by Drew city officials, to remove a sign that was placed as a marker for a local cemetery, has caused upheaval in the small community and was met with passionate opposition.

An anticipated pitching duel played out as expected Monday night at Bayou Academy in Cleveland where the Colts and the Indianola Academy Colonels met in a District 1AAA contest.

William Barrier and Sebastian Harris represented Indianola Academy in the 2018 MAIS All-Star soccer game. William and Sebastian both earned All MAIS honors as well.









Top six ways my business survived in a town where no one could

By BY STAFFORD SHURDEN FOR THE E-T,

If you don’t already know me I own several businesses but for the last 13 years, the most challenging has been a small 40 seat restaurant in our little town of 1,900 people.

In the last 13 years, we have lost our only drug store, our only grocery store and every other small business on Main Street but mine.




Cops and Robbers April 19, 2018

Indianola police made the following arrests and calls,

Indianola police made the following arrests,

On April 2, Michael Cannon, 28, was arrested and charged with domestic violence with injuries (first offense), profanity—vulgar language and disorderly conduct—disturbing the peace.


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