Skillfully executed and joyfully received, Tuesday’s Mission Mississippi prayer breakfast, sponsored by Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., was a presentation that took a common cup of coffee as a talking point and used it to explain the principle of loyalty. Using 1 Corinthians 10:21 as her text, the Rev.
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HOLLANDALE — After falling behind Leflore County by three touchdowns in the first quarter Thursday night, the Simmons High School football team made a number of great plays to make things interesting. But, in the end, the hole the Blue Devils dug themselves was just too much as they fell 26-24.
The Belmont Plantation is truly haunted, at least according to findings by a group of investigators led by a paranormal research expert.
Local residents will have an opportunity to test drive a vehicle to support a local elementary school.
James Ceranti Chrysler will be hosting their Chrysler Cars 4 Classrooms fundraiser for Sanders Elementary in Hollandale, Lakeside Elementary in Lake Village, Arkansas, and Weddington Elementary in Greenville.
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GREENVILLE — Funeral arrangements for Oliver Evans Jr., 63, of Greenville, are pending with Redmon Funeral Home, Greenville. He died Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, at his home.
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.
Free to the public, this musically jammed packed event is being held for a 23rd time and folks are plenty excited.
The Mississippi Delta heat didn’t stop festival goers from making their way to the Queen City this weekend to get a taste of the blues.
The 42nd annual Mississippi Delta Blues and Heritage Festival drew about 10,000 people to the Washington County Convention Center fairgrounds Saturday.
When a story of domestic abuse comes to light, the average person’s gut reaction is typically, “Why don’t they just leave?”
What may seem like an obviously simple solution to those who have never been in that situation is anything but.
This week, a Greenville woman died after police say she was attacked by her boyfriend.
Residents are invited to head over to the airport this weekend to check out, and perhaps even ride, an airplane for a while.
The Greenville Mid-Delta Regional Airport from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday will be hosting its inaugural Greenville Aviation Day.
Several county roads and bridges are pending state funding for improvements and repairs, according to county engineer Marcus Hooker Sr.
At Monday’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting, Hooker discussed projects throughout the county that will soon be getting underway for repairs.
Greenville High School boys basketball coach Delmar Sprouse said he feels blessed to have been able to coach Danny Washington over the last three seasons.
Washington, the Planters Bank Player of the Week, has been a coach’s dream.
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Bryce Brown scored 14 points and Auburn beat Florida 76-62 on Tuesday night for its first win at home in the series since 1999, snapping an 11-game overall losing streak against the Gators.
Florida had won 21 of the last 22 matchups in the series.
GREENVILLE — Funeral arrangements for Sim Jackson, 64, of Greenville, are pending with Byas Funeral Home, Greenville. He died Monday, Sept. 30, 2019, at his home.
Democratic 2020 contenders are using Donald Trump's State of the Union speech Tuesday night to showcase some of their major clashes with the President.
HOLLANDALE — Perhaps it’s a relief.
The undefeated streak and the best ever start to a Leland High School basketball season is over.
It ended at 19 games after the Lady Cubs lost 59-53 at Coahoma County High School Friday night.
Now, the Lady Cubs can begin to put all their focus on winning the state championship.
FILE - In this Jan. 26, 2019 file photo Missouri head coach Cuonzo Martin signs autographs for fans before an NCAA college basketball game against LSU in Columbia, Mo. Martin returns to Thompson-Boling Arena as a visiting coach for the first time Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019 when his Missouri team faces the top-ranked Volunteers.
President Donald Trump's annual State of the Union address is poised to deliver the kind of irresistible prime-time drama that its sporting equivalent, a snoozer Super Bowl, lacked.
Former Iowa State head coach Fred Hoiberg, center, takes a photo with fans before the Iowa State NCAA college basketball game against Baylor, Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, in Ames, Iowa. (AP Photo/Matthew Putney)