Approximately 100 Greenville homes are on the city’s demolition list.
At the April 16 council meeting, leaders approved the Properties Committee recommendation to add 19 to the demolition list and 24 additional properties were determined to be a menace to public health and safety.
A community blueprint for building homes for those in poverty will be drafted and discussed at a meeting held by Warren-Washington-Issaquena-Sharkey Community Action Agency, WWISCAA, Thursday, May 2 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Washington County Convention Center.
Washington County Economic Alliance celebrated a year of success Tuesday evening during the annual meeting at the Washington County Convention Center.
Ryan Ashley, WCEA board chair, welcomed guests to the night of fun and fellowship.
A reception for Mississippi artists participating in Greenville Arts Council’s Biennial Invitational Art Exhibit will be Friday at 5:30 p.m. The exhibit, which features artists native to or living in the state, from April 22 to June 28.
Would a Tamale by another name taste as hot?
The new mascot for the Delta Hot Tamale Festival has been unveiled but has not yet been given a name.
Gretchen Giachelli, Greenville Main Street director, said creating a mascot for the festival is an idea that has been in the works for years.
With a weekend forecast including sun shine, community leaders are hoping residents will take the opportunity to make the area sparkle with cleanliness.
The Keep Greenville Beautiful committee has rescheduled Greenville’s annual Clean Up Day for Saturday, April 27 after the April 6 date brought dreary weather.
Washington County Chief Deputy Billy Barber said the search for a man suspected of falling into Lake Ferguson while boating March 8 concluded when a family member found the remains.
Anthony Wilson, 33, was identified by his father, Troy Wilson after deputies were notified April 13 at 11:37 a.m.
The Washington County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event has been rescheduled for Saturday, April 27, from 8 a.m. until noon at the Greenville City Shop on 502 Mill Rd. This free event is sponsored by the Washington County Board of Supervisors and will be held rain or shine.