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The Washington County Economic Alliance is making its own Angelica Richards their new Work Force and Special Programs coordinator, effective Nov. 1.
GREENVILLE — Funeral arrangements for Larry Garnell Robinson, 60, of Greenville, are pending with Harris Funeral Home, Greenville. He died Monday, Oct. 28, 2019, at Select Medical Hospital, Jackson.
GREENVILLE — Memorial services for Anthony “Quinn Whonye” Windom, 46, of Greenville, will be at noon Saturday, Oct. 12, at Rounds Neighborhood Center, Greenville. Arrangements are under the direction of Walker Funeral Home, Rolling Fork.
GRENADA — Funeral arrangements for Debra Gaines, of Grenada, are pending with Byas Funeral Home, Indianola. She died Monday, Oct. 14, 2019.
Carmen Williams has a lot of responsibility as the lone senior on the Greenville High School volleyball team this season.
Not only does Carmen have to play the position of outside hitter, one of the main positions on her team; but, Carmen also has the responsibility of leading the Lady Hornets.
Mr. and Mrs. Angie and Kelly Saxton, of Belzoni, announce the engagement of their daughter, Tori Parkerson, to Jay Downs.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Martha and Jackie Gunter, of Greenville, Jean Pohlman and the late Bob Pohlman, and Frances Saxton and the late Sam Saxton.
Communities and schools can never take enough precautions, especially when a crisis strikes.
Western Line School District hosted an active shooter drill Tuesday morning at Riverside Elementary and Riverside High schools and again in the afternoon at O’Bannon Elementary and O’Bannon High schools.
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This weekend in Greenville will be an eventful, but somewhat damp one, as the 2019 Delta Hot Tamale Festival kicks off along with the Monuments on Main Street Greenville Cemetery Tour.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi House members on Thursday overwhelmingly supported a plan to ease some penalties for those accused or convicted of crimes, as its sponsor again acknowledged the bill constitutes "baby steps."
Surface work remains to be completed
Reed Road has been experiencing significant updates since January and is a head of schedule, Mark Hooker, Washington County engineer told the board of supervisors Monday.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A utility giant will pay a $5 million penalty in the wake of a scandal over the use of paid, phony supporters for a new $210 million gas fired power plant, but it will also be allowed to go ahead with construction of the plant, the New Orleans City Council unanimously decided Thursday.
Alabama guard Riley Norris (1) pulls in a rebound in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Vanderbilt, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn. Alabama won 77-67. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
CANTON, Miss. (AP) — An Oregon man has been sentenced to 12 years in prison in Mississippi for possessing medical marijuana.
Washington County Community Work Center, located on North Beauchamp Avenue, is owned by the City of Greenville and has been vandalized.
HOLLANDALE — Funeral arrangements for Dorothy J. Wardale, 62, of Hollandale, are pending with Sanders-Byas Funeral Home, Hollandale. She died Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019.
GREENVILLE — Memorial services for George “Pie” Coleman, 65, of Greenville, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Joseph Frye Memorial Chapel, Bush Funeral Services, Leland. He died Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019, at Merit Health Central, Jackson.
Vanderbilt forward Aaron Nesmith (24) drives against Alabama forward Daniel Giddens (4) in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
The Honeybees have completed a perfect regular season.
After a 51-47 hard-fought road victory over Holmes County Central on Tuesday, the Greenville High School girls basketball team is now 27-0.
It is the first time a Greenville High School basketball team has ever had an undefeated regular season.