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The Federal Communications Commission is very interested in what’s going on in Sunflower County, particularly at Ruleville-based North Sunflower Medical Center.

Photo by Mark H. Stowers

The Sunflower County Board of Supervisors voted this week to end a temporary moratorium on granting tax abatements for economic development projects.

Reportedly, no one was injured during an audacious afternoon robbery at Community Choice Financial in the Lovelace Shopping Center on Saturday. Police Chief Edrick Hall said two men wearing bandannas went into the business around 12:45 p.m.

Leah MacNealy and Corri Zepponi have always wanted to open and run a retail store.

All-Star Blayne Flemming applies the tag to a Greenville All-Star runner during last Friday’s 10U baseball tournament at Chism Park. Umpire Zachary Whitfield has the call on the field.


No thru traffic

Storms rocked Indianola during the early part of the week, one causing this large tree to fall across Sunflower Avenue on Monday morning. Power was knocked out at some residences because of the tree, and traffic to the busy street was blocked for hours until crews were able to safely cut the tree out of the road.






Lampton’s family legacy will be long remembered

By WYATT EMMERICH PRESIDENT EMMERICH NEWSPAPERS,

Within the span of a couple of weeks, the Mississippi lost the patriarch and matriarch of one of our most prominent families, the Lamptons.

Leslie B. Lampton, was founder of Ergon, which has 2,600 employees in Mississippi, 29 other states, and several other countries. Dorothy Lee Crum Lampton was his wife for 69 years.







Community News May 17, 2018

Festival

The Moorhead Chamber of Commerce Annual Yellow Dog Festival will be held beginning at 10 a.m.  Saturday, May 26th. Food, Fun and Blues for your entertainment. Arts and crafts will be available. For booth applications or info on showcasing your talent call City Hall at 662-246-5461.

 

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