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Dr. and Mrs. David H. Lee, of Greenville, Mississippi, announce the engagement of their daughter, Dr. Ellen Brister Lee, to Kyle P. Mitchell.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mrs. Lester Adam Shipley, and the late Mr. Lester Adam Shipley, of Greenwood, Mississippi, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Harrell Lee, of Greenville. 




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Mary Metts

Mary Metts

HOLLANDALE — Funeral arrangements for Mary Metts, 70, of Hollandale, are pending with Sanders-Byas Funeral Home, Hollandale. She died Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019, at Delta Regional Medical Center, Greenville.


George McCullar

George McCullar

GREENVILLE — Funeral arrangements for George Lee McCullar, 65, of Greenville, are pending with Byas Funeral Home, Greenville. He died Monday, Sept. 16, 2019, at his home.


GPSD to receive college access, support in part of GEAR UP grant to MSU

By KELLY BENFORD SPECIAL TO THE DD-T,

The Greenville Public School District is one of three districts in the state to receive support for middle and high school students aspiring to attend Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning through a U.S. Department of Education grant awarded to Mississippi State University.



Riverside’s D’Vonta Gatson earns Planters Bank Player of the Week

By DAVID W. HEALY,

AVON — Riverside High School’s D’Vonta Gatson, the Planters Bank Player of the Week, has a playful competition with fellow Bulldog running back Demarieus Pam before every game this season.

Gatson and Pam, both juniors, challenge each other to get more rushing yards than the other.


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Life lost to gun violence

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.





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