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SARASOTA, Fla. — Jessie “Tarzan” Caldwell, 73, of Sarasota, Florida, and formerly of Hollandale, died Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, in Brandenton Hospital, Sarasota. He was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, to Lucille Caldwell Dennis.
Thomas Rollins Jr.
GREENVILLE — Funeral services for Thomas Wilson Rollins Jr., 78, of Greenville, will be at 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, at New Jerusalem, with the Rev. Holmes officiating. He died Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019, at his home. Services are under the direction of Byas Funeral Home, Greenville.
Greenville High School boys basketball coach Delmar Sprouse will get his first real look at his team when the Hornets begin practice on Monday.
Still, Sprouse already has a good idea of who will lead his team when their season begins Oct. 31 at home against Greenwood.
OREGON — Memorial services for Rubyn Ellis, 21, of Oregon and formerly of Louise, will be at noon Saturday, Oct. 26, at Howard Austin Performing Arts Center, Belzoni, with Pastor Joshua Milam officiating. He died Friday, Oct. 11, 2019. Services are under the direction of Byas Funeral Home, Belzoni.
Local residents will have the opportunity to watch children strut their stuff for a worthy cause.
My Preemie & Me organization is hosting their first ever Precious Preemies Hit the Runway Fashion Show from 3-5 p.m. this Saturday at the TESC Buiding, 745 Main St. The commentator for this event will be Shequeta Wells-Murphy.
In light of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Dr. Maroun Hayek addressed several points on cancer prevention and treatment at Thursday’s Greenville Rotary Club meeting at the Greenville Golf & Country Club.
Oregon's Sabrina Ionescu, left, Satou Sabally, center, and Ruthy Hebard celebrate in the last minute against Stanford during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, in Stanford, Calif. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)
Mississippi State guard Andra Espinoza-Hunter, left, tries to steal the ball from Missouri guard Jordan Roundtree (22) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, in Starkville, Miss. Missouri won 75-67. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
GREENVILLE — Semmie Marie Crawford, 82, homemaker, of Greenville, died Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, at her home.
She was born March 5, 1937, in Little Rock, Arkansas, the daughter of Jesse LaNier and Mary Sudduth LaNier.
FILE - In this Feb. 7, 2019, file photo, Rice coach Tina Langley talks to players during an NCAA college basketball game against Western Kentucky, in Bowling Green, Ky. Buoyed by the second-longest winning streak in the country, Rice has entered The Associated Press women’s basketball poll for the first time in school history.
Auburn guard Samir Doughty (10) passes the ball around Arkansas forward Gabe Osabuohien (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in Auburn, Ala. (AP Photo/Julie Bennett)
Domestic violence is the motive behind the loss of two lives Tuesday, according the Greenville Police Department investigators.
Robbie Walker-Grossley, 49,was murdered by her husband, Christopher Grossley, 54. After shooting his wife, Christopher Grossley ended his life through suicide.
Emmanuel Baptist Church is hosting their 2nd annual “The Living Supper” Saturday, April 20 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 21 at 10:30 a.m.
The event is a drama based on the painting of the Last Supper by Leonardo DaVinci, which is brought to life on stage.
Investigation points toward domestic violence in murder, suicide
Domestic violince appears to be the motive of a husband, 54, shooting his wife, 49, and then turning the gun on himself, according to the Greenville Police Department.
Quality assurance of the 2019 elections is on the minds of Washington County Board of Supervisors and the Election Commission, who have contracted for services to review any errors that may be lurking in the system and address specific concerns.