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Farmers face delays in planting season with wet, cool temperatures

By CATHERINE KIRK CKIRK@DDTONLINE.COM,

Although Bill Payne has been able to plant all of his corn seed, he said the farm soil has been too wet to be where he should this time of year.

“It’s been too wet to plant,” the Loughborough Plantation farmer said. “We’ve spent a lot of time trying and a lot of days trying to run water off the fields to get it to drain.”









Mayor: Remarks, accusations about him are ‘ridiculous’

By JASMINE STEVERSON JSTEVERSON@DDTONLINE.COM,

“Faith continues to be the center of this administration,” Greenville Mayor Errick Simmons said this week on the steps of City Hall. 

During a press conference Tuesday morning, Simmons addressed recent events and the narrative surrounding an order issued by the city council, putting stricter measures in place for church services.




Feds back Temple Baptist Church, Simmons stands firm on order

By JON ALVERSON JALVERSON@DDTONLINE.COM,

After fines were levied against members of Temple Baptist Church for holding a drive-in church service, the Alliance for Defending Freedom filed a civil suit in the Northern District Court of Mississippi on Good Friday, April 10.

The federal government, through the Department of Justice, issued a statement of interest Tuesday.


Greenville mayor rescinds church citations; ordinance remains intact

By JON ALVERSON JALVERSON@DDTONLINE.COM,

Parishioners ticketed for holding a drive-in service April 8 at  Temple Baptist Church will not have to pay the $500 fine issued in violation of Greenville Mayor Errick Simmons’ executive order restricting indoor and drive-in church gatherings due to the coronavirus pandemic.


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