DREW — Funeral arrangements for Homer Fair, 66, of Drew, are pending with Byas Funeral Home, Ruleville. He died Monday, Nov. 11, 2019, in Cleveland.
GRENADA — Funeral arrangements for Debra Gaines, of Grenada, are pending with Byas Funeral Home, Indianola. She died Monday, Oct. 14, 2019.
GREENVILLE — Funeral arrangements for Jennett Imogene Cooper, 96, of Greenville, are pending with Redmon Funeral Home, Greenville. She died Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, at her home.
Mid-Delta Regional Airport director Sam Washington appeared before Greenville City Council last week to discuss specialized airport software related to maintenance and inspection of the airfield.
LELAND — The Leland Chamber of Commerce will be hosting Cocktails and Candy Canes, a festive shopping event which will be held in the 100 block of East Third Street in Historic Downtown Leland, Friday, Nov. 8 from 5-8 p.m.
It’s almost time to vote.
Polls will open at 7 a.m., and residents have until 7 p.m. Tuesday to get out and cast their vote for several state and county positions in the county and general election.
Louis Martin Jr.
Greenville - Louis A. Martin Jr., 91, retired, of Greenville, died Friday, April 12 at Delta Regional Medical Center.
Louis was born August 13th, 1927 in Holly Bluff, MS.
He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps and served in World War II.
Tennessee guard Admiral Schofield (5) shoots during the second half of the team's NCAA college basketball game against Florida on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in Knoxville, Tenn. Tennessee won 73-61. (AP photo/Wade Payne)
TUPELO, Miss. (AP) — A former teacher accused of illegal sexual contact with a student has been indicted.
Cincinnati center Nysier Brooks (33) drives to the basket against SMU's Ethan Chargois (25) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Cooper Neill)
Emergency workers survey damage after an overnight mudslide destroyed a Subway restaurant on Signal Mountain Road in Chattanooga, Tenn., Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019. Subway manager Robbie Anderson said that the restaurant had closed at about 2:00 on Friday for safety after two trees fell from the hillside.
Washington School’s Allie Stevens is a better pitcher this year and it has little to do with her mechanics. In a 6-0 victory over Carroll Academy on Monday, Stevens pitched another shutout gem to bring her record to 8-2 this season. Stevens said the victories are due to her total trust in her teammates.
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The New York Harbor for years has been polluted and depleted of marine life. But one nonprofit is working to clean the murky water and revive its long-lost ecosystem — one oyster at a time.