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City residents to pay for trash pickup starting in October

By KELLY BENFORD KBENFORD@DDTONLINE.COM,

Monday’s Greenville City Council special budget session sparked a voting difference between the council members about charging for trash pickup.

The City of Greenville, compared to other cities throughout the Delta, has never charged to pick up trash in the city, but that’s about to change. 



Mayor: Increasing water, sewer rates will help pay for repair work

By KELLY BENFORD KBENFORD@DDTONLINE.COM,

At Monday’s Greenville City Council special budget session, voting was split between the council about increasing water and sewer rates.

Councilman James Wilson, along with other members of the council, did not want to increase water and sewer rates because of the recent added $4 for trash pickup.



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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.



Tadarius Robinson

Tadarius Robinson

GREENVILLE — Funeral arrangements for Tadarius Davonte Robinson, 21, of Greenville, are pending with Byas Funeral Home, Greenville. He died Friday, Aug. 2, 2019, at Delta Regional Medical Center.



Roosevelt Hodges

Roosevelt Hodges

OLIVE BRANCH — Funeral services for Roosevelt “Big Roe” Hodges, 72, of Olive Branch, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, at Mount Pisgah Baptist Church, Olive Branch.  He passed from this life Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019. Burial will follow at Lakewood Cemetery, Greenville. 


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Deloris Harper

Deloris Harper

Greenville – Funeral services for Deloris Harper, 61, of Greenville, are pending with Redmon Funeral Home, Greenville. She died Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, at University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson.


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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.



Woman charged with attempted murder after fight at gas station

By CATHERINE KIRK CKIRK@DDTONLINE.COM,

A woman turned herself in to the Greenville Police Department Wednesday afternoon for a violent fight that broke out Tuesday night at a local gas station.

Assistant Police Chief Michael Merchant said 34-year-old Jacquetia Davis has been charged with attempted murder for an altercation involving beer bottles and a firearm.


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