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 Indianola Police Chief Edrick Hall will leave the city, effective July 2.

Hall officially submitted his resignation to the Indianola Board of Aldermen on Thursday night, and it was accepted by the board.

Over a dozen employers from across the region will be at the Capps Technology Center next Tuesday for the Sunflower County Area Job Fair.

The B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center seems to have struck a sweet note of collaboration. On Thursday, Bob Santelli, founding executive director of the Grammy museums, announced that the B.B.

On Friday, Moorhead Police Chief Bobby Walker officially announced that Investigator Sherry Myers would be his new assistant chief of police.

Doddsville citizens will not be voting at the Health Department building for the June 26 U.S. Senate runoff election, and the change of venue will likely be permanent.




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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