With the eighth annual Delta Hot Tamale Festival’s just a month away, the first Miss Hot Tamale returned to the Queen City this week to unveil her winning T-shirt and poster design.
LELAND — Leland residents will not see any changes to their millage rate going into the new fiscal year.
The City of Leland Board of Aldermen adopted and approved a final budget for the 2019-2020 fiscal year ending in September 2020.
Western Line School District has achieved a B rating for the first time in district history, according to the Mississippi Department of Education’s 2018-2019 accountability results.
Also in Washington County, Hollandale School District and Leland School District were ranked D and Greenville Public School District was ranked F.
A local woman died this week after being attacked by her boyfriend when he was upset he couldn’t immediately make contact with her.
Delta Cotton Belles and Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church has partnered up to host a free Pink Check-Up breast screening event next weekend.
LELAND — The City of Leland held a public hearing Thursday evening on the budget for the upcoming fiscal year.
The city’s budget with a total revenue of $7,926,998 for the fiscal year 2019-2020 was unanimously approved by the Board of Aldermen.
HOLLANDALE — The Future Focused Student Initiative and The Jobs for Mississippi Graduates (JMG) Program at Simmons High School in Hollandale are cooking up something extra special for their students, especially for 10 in particular.
The flood waters in the South Delta have receded, but the work to repair the damage those floods caused is just in its infancy.
One of the most heralded events of the Mississippi Delta is about to commence — the 42nd Annual Mississippi Delta Blues & Heritage Festival.
As Mississippi Action for Community Education (MACE) makes preparations for the festival, there are also several events taking place during “Blues Week” leading up to the big day itself.