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Lady Irish's historic season comes to an end

By DAVID W. HEALY,

St. Joseph Catholic School girls basketball coach Suzette Suggs looked out onto the court with nothing but pride as she watched her Fighting Irish play their final moments of the season Thursday night in St. Joe’s 54-39 loss to Claiborne (La.) in the quarterfinals of the MAIS Class AA South State Tournament at Greenville Christian School.


Leroy McDavis Sr.

Leroy McDavis Sr.

GREENVILLE — Funeral services for Leroy McDavis Sr., 79, of Greenville, will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at Grace Fellowship, with Minister Steven and TaJuana Cantu officiating. Burial will be at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens, under the direction of Byas Funeral Home, Greenville.



Tabitha Lee

Tabitha Lee

GREENVILLE — Funeral arrangements for Tabitha Alice Lee, 57, of Greenville, are pending with Redmon Funeral Home, Greenville. She died Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, at her home.


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Leroy McDavis Sr.

Leroy McDavis Sr.

GREENVILLE — Funeral services for Leroy McDavis Sr., 79, of Greenville, will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at Grace Fellowship, with Minister Steven and TaJuana Cantu officiating. Burial will be at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens, under the direction of Byas Funeral Home, Greenville.



Talented Washington School 12th graders lift soccer team to 9-1 record this season

By DAVID W. HEALY,

The Washington School soccer team is filled with experienced players who each know how to play their positions well.

When General coach Jeffrey Giachelli talks about his players, he is filled with praise for each of them, especially the seniors leading the team this year.


James Beverly

James Beverly

ITTA BENA — Funeral arrangements for James Beverly, 63, of Itta Bena, are pending with Byas Funeral Home, Indianola. He died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, at Greenwood Leflore Hospital, Greenwood.



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Local teen charged in uncle’s stabbing death

By CATHERINE KIRK CKIRK@DDTONLINE.COM,

A Greenville teenager is behind bars for the stabbing death of his uncle.

At 1:13 p.m. Monday, July 15, officers with the Greenville Police Department were dispatched to the 1200 block of Belfast Street. Inside the home, officers found the body of a 37-year-old black male, who has been identified as Jermaine Sanders.


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Man arrested, charged for Friday night shooting that left 1 dead, 1 injured

By CATHERINE KIRK CKIRK@DDTONLINE.COM,

A man has been charged with murder for a shooting that left one man dead and another in critical condition.

At 11:30 p.m. Friday, officers with the Greenville Police Department were dispatched to the 300 block of West Alexander Street in reference to two shot people.


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