Washington County area schools are taking initiatives to make sure students don’t lose significant academic momentum as public schools throughout the state have been ordered to remain closed until April 17.
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This is my first week back in my office at the Delta Democrat-Times in over two weeks, and I wasn’t on vacation.
On March 13, I had a normal Friday at work and even when 5 p.m. came, I was excited for the weekend.
First Baptist Church Pastor Matt Alexander is organizing a curbside lunch pickup for school-aged youth twice a week while children are out of school.
Governor Tate Reeves announced Thursday morning all public schools in Mississippi will be closed through April 17 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
GREENVILLE — Funeral arrangements for Earlene Gladies Ackins, 64, Greenville, are pending with Harris Funeral Home, Greenville. She died Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020, at Delta Regional Medical Center.
Gun shots claimed the life of Joe Sykes, 64, of Greenville, Saturday evening in the 400th block of Sunflower Street, near Doe’s Eat Place.
A local man has died after being shot several times early this morning.
At 2:36 a.m., officers with the Greenville Police Department were dispatched to the 1100 block of John Street in reference to shots fired in the area.
Teresa Ann Watkins
Greenville - Memorial services for Teresa Ann Watkins, 61, of Greenville will be held on Saturday April 27th, at noon at Glendale Baptist Church, Greenville. She passed away at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis on Thursday, April 18th.
HATTIESBURG — Funeral arrangements for Timothy Robinson, 57, of Hattiesburg and formerly of Rolling Fork, are pending with Walker Funeral Home, Rolling Fork. He died Wednesday, July 31, 2019, at Forest County Hospital, Hattiesburg.
Mississippi State (21-7, 9-6) vs. Auburn (19-9, 8-7)
Auburn Arena, Auburn, Alabama; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST
High waters at the entrance to Country Club Estate, south Greenville, greeted residents and visitors mid day Tuesday. It is typical in this levee town during heavy rains.
Shaw- Services are pending with Byas Funeral Home, of Cleveland, for Lizzie King, 68, of Shaw.
She died at UMMC in Jackson Jan. 22 and will be buried under the direction of Byas Funeral Home, Cleveland.