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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.


Blood drive set for Indianola

Mississippi Blood Services will be holding a community blood drive at the Indianola Walmart on Wednesday, Aug. 9 from noon to 6 p.m.
Donors will receive a T-shirt and a gift card (while supplies last) and will be entered to win a new Ram 1500 4x4 truck. Donors can also check their cholesterol levels online.











Horse show champ

Isabella Howell shows “Dixie” in the Mississippi 4-H State Horse Show after winning Champion Saddle and Gaited Mare. Earlier, she had won and qualified in many different classes at the district show in Tunica, allowing her to represent Sunflower County in the state competition.


Hospital Leadership Award

Lisa Miller, an RN at North Sunflower Medical Center, receives the Hospital Leadership of the Year Award from Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency CEO Kevin Stump on July 13 in Jackson. It was part of the fourth annual Spero Awards, which recognize those who help promote organ, eye and tissue donation.


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