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Jequann Roberson, the Planters Bank Player of the Week, had a life experience last year that few high school athletes will ever know. Now, he is hoping to use that experience to help him grow as a person and a basketball player.
Daylan Hampton, the Planters Bank Player of the Week, plays football not just for himself but for his entire family and community.
ARCOLA — Funeral services for Natasha Edwards, 37, of Arcola, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at Mount Horeb MB Church, Greenville, with the Rev. Ricky Vassar officiating. She died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, in Greenville. Services are under the direction of Sanders-Byas Funeral Home, Hollandale.
LELAND — Due to expected rains and possible thunderstorms Saturday, Nov. 30, the Christmas on Deer Creek celebrations have been postponed a day.
The Washington County Board of Supervisors will be meeting at 9 a.m. Monday to hear reports from multiple people, including the Emergency Management Director, County Engineer, Road Manager and Planning Director.
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell addresses a rural policy forum at historically black Mississippi Valley State University in Itta Bena, Miss., Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. Powell says that many rural areas have not benefited from the national prosperity and those areas need special support. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
GREENVILLE — Ethel Juanita Hughes Edwards, 88, died Wednesday, July 24, 2019, at Clinton Healthcare, Clinton.
She was born Jan. 24, 2019, in Charleston. She was a member of the New Life Church in Greenville.
GREENVILLE — Funeral arrangements for Freddie Ford, 80, of Greenville, are pending with Redmon Funeral Home, Greenville. He died Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019, at Allegiance Specialty Hospital.
Washington School’s Allie Stevens provided the pitching, and Haleigh Cingolani provided the big blast to help the Lady Generals break out of a losing streak Thursday with a 12-0 home victory over Greenville Christian School.
Stevens, the Washington ace, pitched a complete game no hitter against the Lady Saints.
Indianola - Funeral services for Howard Johnson, 58, of Indianola, will be held at Greater New Jerusalem COGIC, Indianola Saturday April 20 at 11 a.m.. Elder Henry Walker will be officiating. Visitation is from 2-6 p.m. at Byas Funeral Home, Indianola.
On February 5, President Donald Trump will finally get to deliver his State of the Union address after agreeing to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's request to hold off on the speech during the 35-day government shutdown.
Surface work remains to be completed
Reed Road has been experiencing significant updates since January and is a head of schedule, Mark Hooker, Washington County engineer told the board of supervisors Monday.
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — Travelers leaving from a Mississippi airport will be able to fly directly into two new cities in a few months.
News outlets report that direct flights leaving from the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport to Austin, Texas and Fort Myers, Florida were announced Monday.
Anthony Smith has been charged with murder and possession of firearm by a convicted felon.
Greenville police officers located Tarus Dandridge, a 41 year-old black male, who was pronounced dead on the scene by emergency medical personnel and Washington County Coroner Methel Johnson.