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Concerned residents on agenda to address BOS at Tuesday meeting


Concerned residents of Washington County are planning to be present at Tuesday’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting to discuss some recent appointments made at the first meeting of year.  

For those who would like to speak, concerned residents have been added to the agenda to address the board at 9:30 a.m.

Residents face aftermath of damaging weekend storms


Scottie Saulter was busy Saturday afternoon working to saw off limbs from a large tree that had fallen from his neighbor’s yard at his home in Metcalfe, crushing his fence and barely missing his house. 

He said it was about 3:30 a.m. when he and his family heard the strong winds making their way through their neighborhood.

Elk’s fate sealed long ago

When I snuggled in bed under my blankets Friday night, I didn’t expect I’d soon be waking up to the sound of tornado sirens.

I knew the South was expecting some bad weather that night, but I didn’t anticipate what actually came through the region.


Evridge Hollins Jr.

Evridge Hollins Jr.

GREENVILLE — Funeral arrangements for Evridge Hollins Jr., 73, of Greenville, are pending with Redmon Funeral Home, Greenville. He died Friday, Jan. 16, 2020, at his home.

The Top 5 Delta Democrat-Times sports stories of 2019: No 1. Gerri Green gets drafted by NFL's Colts

1. Gerri Green gets drafted by NFL’s Colts

April 27, 2019

Patrick Ervin

Special to the DD-T

With the 199th pick of the sixth round in the 2019 NFL draft, the Indianapolis Colts select Gerri Green, defensive end from Mississippi State University.



Jean Newsom

Jean Newsom

GREENVILLE — Funeral arrangements for Jean Newsom, 65, of Greenville, are pending with Redmon Funeral Home, Greenville. She died Sunday, Aug. 27, 2019, at Baptist Medical Center, Jackson.