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About 100 Greenville households received donated fire alarms during last Saturday’s Fire and Life Safety Festival, which was the second year of the event

September 30, 2014
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The smoke detectors contain a sensor and a loud electronic alarm. The Greenville Fire Department also provides smoke detectors for the hearing impaired, which have flashing lights or vibrations.

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Cleveland master plan unveiled

September 30, 2014
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The Cleveland Master Plan has been unveiled during a well-attended meeting on the Delta State University Campus. The Master Plan, which will guide the city’s future, was the result...

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month begins tomorrow

September 30, 2014
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To mark the event, the Cleveland Volunteer Fire Department will wear pink helmets paid for by donors showing support for family and friends who fought breast cancer.

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The State Health Department has confirmed three new human cases of the mosquito-borne West Nile Virus, which brings 2014′s totals so far to 40 cases and five deaths

September 30, 2014
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The new cases are not in our area, but there were previous cases reported in Bolivar, Washington and Coahoma...

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Greenville airport looks to the future

September 30, 2014
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The Mid-Delta Regional Airport’s successful appeal of a federal subsidy issue has cleared the way for a new airline...

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A Greenville resident is under arrest for business burglary

September 29, 2014
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50-year-old James Sawyer is accused of breaking into Main Street Liquors. He was identified by surveillance video that showed...

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City wins airport appeal

September 29, 2014
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The City of Greenville has won an appeal of an airport ruling. The US Department of Transportation has upheld...

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Details emerge on embezzlement case in Mound Bayou

September 29, 2014
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City-owned property missing in Mound Bayou has been estimated as being worth about 17-thousand dollars. That estimate comes from...

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Local jobless rate declines

September 26, 2014
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Washington County’s jobless rate has dropped, under the new figures from the Mississippi Department of Employment Security. The rate...

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Attorneys for U.S. Senator Thad Cochran have asked the Mississippi Supreme Court to end Chris McDaniel’s legal challenge

September 26, 2014
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McDaniel claims voting irregularities cost him June’s runoff, and he wants a new runoff prior to the November election....

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