November 2015

Christmas show planned to help celebrate the holidays

The Greenville Community Harmony Chorus will spread positive cheer and transform the E.E. Bass Cultural Arts Center into a wonderland of holiday spirit. They take the stage for their annual Christmas Concert that is promoted as a family event that will be a night to remember. The time for family…




The holiday enforcement period continues through midnight Sunday

Troopers have been assigned to patrol the interstate and highway systems. They will also conduct what they call safety checkpoints to weed out the impaired drivers. They’ll also be enforcing child restraint and seat belt laws. Troupers are always on the lookout for speeding or reckless and distracted driving. Last…


DSU to host musical performance to praise God

There’s a free concert at Delta State to show appreciation for the Delta State Family, the local community and supporters from surrounding areas. Everyone is invited and in fact encouraged to attend. It’s a worship experience featuring God’s Anointed Voices of Delta State. Their Fall Choir Concert is Friday evening…


The end to mosquito season

Greenville’s supervisor of Vector Disease Control says you can breathe a sigh of relief when you go outside. Kris New predicts a mosquito free months ahead starting now. He reported seeing mosquitoes after last week’s storm and during the resurgence in Flood Water after the last big rain but Monday’s…


Law students to conduct pro bono work

The head of the state’s Access to Justice Commission says a new rule will allow law students to perform legal work for poor Mississippi residents. Executive director Tiffany Graves says the students cannot represent clients directly, but may only help a supervising attorney or teacher. Mississippi College law professor Meta…


The plan is to provide information and generate interest

A process of using volunteers with valuable advice on how to start, grow, and prosper business vitality in the area is in the infant stages. The Service Corps of Retired Executives or SCORE of Bolivar County will exist to do so. SCORE is a fifty year old organization established to…


A Thanksgiving meal is just around the corner

Many local residents have come to depend on a traditional holiday meal from the Salvation Army. Lieutenant Jennifer Graham said the public is invited to share their turkey dinner accompanied by many traditional side favorites. The free meal is served at the Salvation Army from 11 till 1.


Small Business Saturday is this Saturday

A lucky Cleveland shopper will win a one hundred dollar gift card which can be redeemed at any Team Cleveland member. Retailers say they are offering specials. Small Business Saturday is a campaign that was started by American Express to encourage people to shop at locally owned stores. It’s turned…