GREENVILLE — Funeral Services for Bishop Charles Edward Bass, 64 of Greenville, formerly of Cleveland, transitioned from earth to glory on Tuesday, June 9, 2020, to be with Christ at Delta Regional Medical Center, will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 20, 2020 at Family Worship Church with Bishop Roderick Mitchell officiating. Visitation will b
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GREENVILLE — Louis Eddly Taylor, 85, of Greenville, died Friday, June 26, 2020, at Delta Regional Medical Center.
Louis was born April 9, 1935, the son of Curtis Levon Taylor and Elsie Eudale Wells. He retired from the United States Air Force as Mechanic.
When the Cardinals and Cubs face one another, it makes for one of baseball’s fiercest rivalries.
At the Delta Sportsplex, the seven-and-eight-year-old version of these marquee teams didn’t disappoint on Monday. In an offensive contest where the Cubs doubled up the Cards 18-9, it was the defense that made the difference.
Friends of Frank Key Sr. were not going to let his 107th birthday go without a party. With a huge smile on his face, Key sat in a chair in front of the Pinnacle of Greenville assisted living center Monday afternoon and waved at his friends as they drove by in their cars for the birthday parade.
With three straight state championships in football and another this year in basketball, St. Joseph Catholic School athletics represent the gold standard in achievement. The class of 2020 has easily become the most accomplished on the field of play in the school’s history.
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MILWAUKEE — Carter Lee Moore Jr., 70, died Monday, April 27, 2020, in Milwaukee. Graveside Services were held Tuesday, May 19, 2020, at the Oakridge Cemetery, Hollandale, with the Rev. Tracy Moore officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Walker Funeral Home, Rolling Fork.
All basketball courts, baseball fields and playgrounds run by the city of Greenville will remain closed until at least June 1.
I never got a chance to see Michael Jordan play basketball, but I did get a chance to see him play baseball. And, for a young sports obsessed boy growing up in my generation, any chance to see His Airness up close and in person was considered a true privilege.
INDIANOLA — Graveside services for Ralph Lane, 60, of Indianola, will be at noon Saturday, June 13, at Riverside Memorial Gardens, Indianola, with the Rev. C.W. Ray officiating. He died Monday, June 8, 2020. Services are under the direction of Byas Funeral Home, Indianola.
The Greenville Parks and Recreation Department announced Monday that they are now in Phase 2 in the reopening of its city parks.
Below are the following guidelines for Phase 2:
Mississippi State guard Jazzmun Holmes (10) looks for a shot while surrounded by LSU players during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Starkville, Miss., Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
GREENVILLE — Funeral arrangements for Brandon Byron Lofton, 53, of Greenville, are pending with Brown-McCullum and Lewis Mortuary Services, Leland. He died Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, at Delta Regional Medical Center, Greenville. Viewing will be from 2-5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, at the funeral home.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari would love to have Reid Travis hounding players at Tennessee on Saturday, but he suspects that won't be the case.
Tokyo District Court says it has okayed Nissan ex-chairman Carlos Ghosn's release on 1 billion yen ($8.9 million) bail.
TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo District Court says it has okayed Nissan ex-chairman Carlos Ghosn's release on 1 billion yen ($8.9 million) bail. .
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Mississippi State coach Vic Schaefer couldn't have been more ready to face South Carolina, and he showed his passion when his players needed it.
Schaefer loudly protested a third-quarter foul on Bulldogs guard Andra Espinoza-Hunter, coming up the court and drawing a technical with his team trailing 39-34.