The political process has come to Riverside High School

School officials say twenty-five students were introduced to electronic balloting as they voted for the this year’s homecoming queen on Tuesday. Students were able to register to vote before actually casting ballots. Jobs Specialist Jennifer Hairston says the event was organized by the Jobs For Mississippi Graduates. She says the…

Storm cleanup underway

Cleanup is underway from the storm that produced heavy rain and wind through the Delta on Monday afternoon. The storm damaged the roof at a Gavalon fertilizer plant in Greenville and on a two-story apartment building in Lake Village, Arkansas. Many areas got about two inches of rain.

School districts to get letter grades this week

Letter grades will be released by the State Education Department this week for all 152 public school districts across Mississippi. Local districts are waiting to find out whether they will rate higher this year. Currently, Greenville holds a D for its overall average, based on factors determined by the Education…

Riverboats on the way

American Queen has delayed its Greenville stop by a week. A riverboat set to make a majestic appearance on the Mississippi River on November 2nd is now expected on November 9th. Hundreds of passengers onboard will not disembark but the boat will be visible for about an hour. Memphis-based American…

Storms sweep the region

Cleanup is underway from storms that swept from Texas to Alabama on Monday. At least two people were killed in Arkansas. Delta Ready dot com kept local residents updated on Twitter and published photos of some street flooding in Greenville.