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BOS denies motion to reconsider appointment after locals voice concerns at Tuesday’s meeting

By JASMINE STEVERSON JSTEVERSON@DDTONLINE.COM,

Monday’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting brought in a large influx of residents who, in order to be accommodated comfortably, had to join the board in one of the courtrooms instead of the usual supervisors’ chambers.






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Lottie Hawkins

Lottie Hawkins

RENOVA — Funeral arrangements for Lottie Ross Hawkins, 96, of Renova, are pending with Byas Funeral Home, Cleveland. She died Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020.


Ola Mae Wilson

Ola Mae Wilson

GREENVILLE — Funeral services for Ola Mae Wilson were at 2 p.m., Monday, Jan. 13, at Emmanuel Baptist Church. She passed away Friday, Jan. 10, 2020, at Delta Regional Medical Center, after an extended illness.  Burial was in Greenville Cemetery, under the direction of Boone Funeral Home, Greenville.


Johnnie Jones Sr.

Johnnie Jones Sr.

MOORHEAD — Funeral arrangements for Johnnie B. Jones Sr., 85, of Moorhead, are pending with Byas Funeral Home, Indianola. He died Friday, Jan. 3, 2020, at Delta Regional Medical Center, Greenville.




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Roshanda Grant

Roshanda Grant

GREENVILLE — Funeral arrangements for Rhonda Grant, 47, of Greenville, are pending with Byas Funeral Home, Greenville. She died Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019, in Rolling Fork.


Riverside holds off O’Bannon

By PATRICK ERVIN,

The Riverside Bulldogs (1-4) held off fellow Western Line School foe O’Bannon Greenwaves 22-20 in a seesaw gridiron affair Friday night.

Bulldogs junior Eric Kingdom scored on quarterback keeper with 3:21 remaining in the game. The two-point conversion was good and proved to be the margin of victory as Riverside led 22-20.



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