An officer with the Greenville Police Department has been fired for using excessive force during an arrest Thursday afternoon.
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The Greenville Police Department is seeking the public’s help to find the people responsible for two shootings that left six people injured over the Fourth of July weekend.
At 4:03 p.m. July 4, officers with the Greenville Police Department were dispatched to King Stop, 207 Highway 1 N., in reference to two shot people.
The Greenville Public School District is asking parents of students in the district to complete an online survey concerning the opening of the school year.
The district plans to open the school year on Aug. 5.
There are some men and women whose names should be on monuments, buildings or roads. These are people who should be remembered throughout time. There are also people who should not, now or ever, have a monument to their memory, but they should also be remembered through time.
Robert E. Lee is one of these people.
O’Bannon High School’s Zi’Terrean Smith is expected to be a presence on both sides of the ball this upcoming football season.
All basketball courts, baseball fields and playgrounds run by the city of Greenville will remain closed until at least June 1.
INDIANOLA — Graveside services for Earnestine Mosby, 87, of Indianola, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 6, at Riverside Memorial Gardens, Indianola, with Elder Elijah Walker officiating. She died Saturday, May 30, 2020. Services are under the direction of Byas Funeral Home, Indianola.
Carter Moore Jr.
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.
CARY — Graveside services for Rether M. Davis, 82, of Cary, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 6, at Cary Cemetery, with the Rev. Teddy Matthews officiating. She died Thursday, May 28, 2020, at her home. Services are under the direction of Redmon Funeral Home, Greenville.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A retired chief justice of the Mississippi Supreme Court says he has the best chance to win the governor's race because he believes he will appeal to voters across party lines.
Helen Tucker Medford
Greenville - Memorial services for Helen Tucker Medford, 91, of Greenville will be at 2 p.m., Friday, April 26 at Boone Funeral Home, Greenville. She died Monday, April 22 at Legacy Manor in Greenville. Arrangements are under the direction of Boone Funeral Home, Greenville.
SENATONIA — Ray Harper, 77, of Senatobia, passed away Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019, at North Delta Hospice, Southaven.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur Ray and Winnie Harper; wife, Sue Harper; and grandson, Elijah Thomas Harper.
GREENVILLE — Roy Lawrence “Larry” Lott, 65, of Greenville, passed away peacefully at home on May 16, 2020. Larry was born Dec. 28, 1954, in Missouri.
Oklahoma state Sen. Greg Treat, R- Oklahoma City, President Pro Tempore, answers a question during a news conference Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, in Oklahoma City. Treat is the sponsor of a bill in which Oklahoma would automatically ban abortions if the U.S. Supreme Court overturns its landmark 1973 ruling that legalized abortion nationwide.