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The Gentry High School class of 1983 held its annual class retreat June 7-10 in Indianapolis, Indiana hosted by classmate, Rodney Baker.

Stephen and Holly Sparks have been in Indianola for eight years.

That may not seem like an incredibly long time to many, but it's almost unheard of for a United Methodist pastor.

Although the month of October is typically set aside as national Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Moorhead Police Chief Bobby Walker decided not to wait until then to bring some focus and attention to the topic.

After more than 22 years of employment with the City of Indianola, Interim City Clerk Charlotte Kilgore is calling it quits.

The B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center will hold a press conference on Thursday, June 14, at 10 a.m. to announce their designation as a member of the Grammy Museum Affiliate Program.

Youth baseball and softball were in full swing Monday night. Pictured left, Sam Patterson of the Indians slides into home plate as Royals pitcher Sam Herring awaits a throw.

Cops and Robbers May 3, 2018

Indianola police made the following arrests,

On Friday at 3:19 p.m., police arrested Darius Bennett, 19, 406 B. B. King Road and charged him with possession of a handgun, reportedly a black and silver Cobra .380, after someone told police that several men were walking in the 600 block of Coates Street and one of them had a gun.


Plans finalized for DIT

The participants in the annual Delta Invitational Tournament have been released.

The Delta Invitational Tournament surpassed $750,000 in donations to the American Cancer Society in 2017.

Now in its 43rd year, the DIT is looking toward getting closer to $800,000 over four-plus decades.




MDCC inducts seven into Sports HOF

Former Trojans gathered at J.T. Hall Coliseum on April 21 to honor seven Mississippi Delta Community College Sports Hall of Fame inductees. Those inductees were (seated from left) Pamela Crocket Andrews, Dabney Wooten Hall, James “Squeaky” Griffin; (standing from left) Larry Williams, Joe Hall, David Kelly and Matt Miller.




Southern Comfort

By BRYAN DAVIS PUBLISHER,

East Delta Avenue in Moorhead is going to be hopping tomorrow night.

The friends, family and patrons that have supported Joe Holland and the Southern Comfort Blues Lounge will pay tribute to the club’s long time owner, as he prepares to pass the business to a new generation.








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