While the flooding in the South Delta destroyed homes and property, it also caused business, even those without physical damage, to suffer.
The seventh annual Fire and Life Safety Festival is only a few days away for folks looking for something to do this weekend.
Taking place at Stein Mart Square, the festival is set to officially kick off at 10 a.m. But before people start learning smart safety tips, there will be a Stop, Drop and Run 5K race at 8 a.m.
The Greenville Public School District is one of three districts in the state to receive support for middle and high school students aspiring to attend Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning through a U.S. Department of Education grant awarded to Mississippi State University.
Several county roads and bridges are pending state funding for improvements and repairs, according to county engineer Marcus Hooker Sr.
At Monday’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting, Hooker discussed projects throughout the county that will soon be getting underway for repairs.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Department is in need of new consoles after lighting strikes wreaked havoc on their radio system.
At the Washington County Board of Supervisors’ Monday morning meeting, Emergency Management Division director David Burford talked about what it would take to acquire new consoles for the department.
For the first time this week, the weather outside has led me to believe fall is truly here. As this year’s fall weather makes its especially late arrival, I’ve had the words of the great Conway Twitty song stuck in my head, “Hello darlin’, nice to see you. It’s been a long time, you’re just as lovely as you used to be.”
After approval to run a 30-day test period with a SkyCop Security Camera back in May, Greenville Police Chief Delando Wilson said they have still yet to determine a viable location for the project.