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GREENVILLE — Funeral arrangements for Mary A. Brown, 72, of Greenville, are pending with Harris Funeral Home, Greenville. She died Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, at Delta Regional Medical Center.
Melvin Dixon Sr.
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.
Willie Mae Miller
Keith Gann, owner of Wise Solution LLC, appeared before the Greenville City Council on Monday to discuss how the city would benefit from the security and surveillance service he provides through his company.
The 2019 Delta Hot Tamale Festival brought in loaded pockets and empty stomachs waiting to be filled with some of the best tamales the festival had to offer.
In addition, the festival was graced by several beautiful young ladies who competed and were crowned as winners of the Delta Hot Tamale Pageant.
Leland High School girls basketball head coach Patansy Miller-Hampton lost a number of valuable players to graduation last season — including former Delta Democrat-Times Player of the Year Shomaria Overton — but, as always, the Lady Cubs still have high expectations.
St. Joseph Catholic School senior Trey Benson did not want his high school career to end Friday night, and in the second half he and his teammates made the plays to make sure it continued.
Daylan Hampton, the Planters Bank Player of the Week, plays football not just for himself but for his entire family and community.
Arkansas forward Daniel Gafford (10) tries to get past Mississippi defender Dominik Olejniczak (13) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, March 2, 2019 in Fayetteville, Ark. (AP Photo/Michael Woods)
GREENVILLE — Funeral arrangements for Anthony Windom, 46, of Greenville, are pending with Walker Funeral Home, Rolling Fork.
This past year, 15 homicides occurred in the City of Greenville, up from 12 the previous year.
Of those, six remain unsolved, said Greenville Assistant Police Chief Michael Merchant.
Devin McCray, the Planters Bank Player of the Week, uses something special to motivate himself every time he takes the field for the St. Joseph Catholic School football team.
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.
Walter Howard Sr.
Greenville - Funeral services for Walter Howard Sr., 94, of Greenville, will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Greenville, Saturday April 27 at 10 a.m. Father Tom Mulley will be officiating. Visitation is from 2-5 p.m. at Byas Funeral Home, Greenville and 6-7 p.m. at Rosary.
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.
Incumbents held on to each of their seats except in the District 4 supervisor vote won by Mala Brooks by a mere 13 votes over incumbent Jesse Amos. The more than 700 absentee ballots have yet to be counted in any races as of press time.
Of the 32,026 registered voters in Washington County, 11001 cast ballots in the Tuesday election.