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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.

Outgoing Indianola Rotary Club President Grant Phillips passed the gavel of leadership to Second Vice-President Rob Taylor during the Tuesday gathering of Rotarians at Newman Hall.

It all started with a name. 

Carol Ann Skelton was browsing Facebook when she saw a familiar surname that caught her eye. 

An Indianola native who now owns a production studio in Atlanta plans to film a movie in her hometown later this month.





Church News June 7, 2018

Choir Concert

The Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, 2110 Kinlock Road, invites you to their choir concert to be held at 6 p.m. Saturday. The New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church will be the guest choir for the occasion. 

 

Sunday Services






Wilson leads revival

Pastor Herron Wilson conducted a three-night old time spring revival at Center Christian Methodist Episcopal Church located in Indianola during May. Each night God spoke: Monday's message was "Don't Let the Fire Go Out"; Tuesday's message was "Let's Go Fishing"; and Wednesday night’s message focused on "Building on the Solid Foundation."




MVSU shines during national minority computer science/engineering symposium

Pictured are STEM students, faculty, and staff members along with MVSU Vice President of Academic Affairs Dr. Constance Bland (yellow dress), who served as the keynote speaker during the Association of Computer and Information Science/Engineering Departments at Minority Institutions’ (ADMI's) annual conference.


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


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