The Washington County general election official results are in.
The results were certified and made official on Wednesday. Candidates who may want to contest and or request for ballot box examinations have 20 days after certification day to do so.
Downtown Greenville is sprucing up one store at a time thanks to the ongoing Downtown Greenville Facade Improvement program.
Main Street Greenville Director Gretchen Giachelli said the facade grant program is a way to not only improve the appearance of downtown Greenville, but to entice residents to shop more at the local businesses.
Warfield Point Park has started its cleanup process so folks can soon visit there again.
“We’re getting it ready for us to try to move back in here,” Washington County Buildings and Grounds Director Donald Davis said.
At Thursday’s Greenville City Council special budget session, different community partners came before the council requesting additional funds for their organization.
The council allowed the representatives from the different organizations to explain how much money they are requesting and why.
It may take a crazy person to drive a drag boat, but it’s happening this weekend at the Ferguson on Fire Drag Boat Races.
At 10 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday, drag boat racers will be strapping into the barest sliver of a boat with a big horsepower Mercury outboard on the back and eyes pointed 800 feet down the racetrack.
There’s one more chance for locals to enjoy unlimited rides on Greenville’s lone carousel this week at E.E. Bass Cultural Arts Center.
The third, and final, Cocktails at the Carousel events this summer will be from 5-7 p.m. Friday. Entrance to the carousel room at Bass, 323 S. Main St., for the event is free and open to the public.
A&A Pharmacies throughout the Delta have been making some changes to their locations and staff.
New changes and new faces have made their way to the Greenville Public School District.
The district’s new focus and emphasis will be on the 5S Movement, which stands for Safety, Supervision, Scores equals Student Success. The new motto is “It’s A New Day at GPSD.”
Mississippi Action for Community Education (MACE) is getting ready for this year’s Mississippi Delta Blues & Heritage Festival.
The 42nd annual blues festival is set for Sept. 21 at the Washington County Convention Center fairgrounds. Gates open at 10 a.m. and the festival starts at noon.