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Carmen Williams has a lot of responsibility as the lone senior on the Greenville High School volleyball team this season. 
HOLLANDALE — As festival season carries on, people in Hollandale are looking to keep the Delta blues merriment going with the annual Sam Chatmon Blues Festival.
If people look closely at the new federal courthouse in Greenville when it is completed, they won’t see a lantern on the levee. Instead, they’ll see a metaphor.
The Winterville Mounds Association (WMA) is having its fourth annual meeting at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the Winterville Mounds Museum. Principal Chief Hutke Fields of the Notchie (Natchez) Nation will be the featured speaker.  
Crowned in Delta fashion, this year’s Hot Tamale King and Queen are none other than Jack Jackson and Betty Lynn Cameron.

Organizations request funds from city during budget session

By KELLY BENFORD KBENFORD@DDTONLINE.COM,

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.



Lake Ferguson is going to be on fire this weekend

By JON ALVERSON JALVERSON@DDTONLINE.COM,

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.


GAC readies to host summer’s last Cocktails at the Carousel

By CATHERINE KIRK CKIRK@DDTONLINE.COM,

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.











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