The Delta wraps up the year on a chilly note

Chilly temperatures are wrapping up the last few days of 2012 across the Delta. Temperatures will hover in the 40’s for next few days due to several low pressure systems moving through the area. Greenville’s low hit 26 degrees on Thursday. Washington County’s road department is prepared to treat icy…




Teens arrested in Hollandale burglary

Two teenagers are under arrest for a burglary in November on Mississippi 1 South in Hollandale. 18-year-old Kavian Wilkins and 16-year-old Desmon Deon Love are being held in Holmes County. Love is being charged as an adult. Two other suspects were arrested previously. They are accused of entering a home…



Indictment in reading program case

A Georgia businesswoman has been indicted for allegedly paying bribes to Harvey Franklin, a former Superintendent of the Greenville schools. 66-year-old Edna Goble stands accused providing things of value in exchange for a contract for a reading program, that critics later said was overpriced and ill-suited to Greenville’s needs. Goble…




Booking glitches fixed at Mid-Delta Regional Airport

The Mid-Delta Regional Airport says passengers can begin booking flights from Greenville to Atlanta on the new Silver Airways service through Delta.com. Technical glitches held up that service for months, and passengers were advised to use an alternate site, such as expedia.com or priceline.com, but officials say the Delta service…


Leland Police have three suspects under arrest for house burglary

They arrested 18-year-old Donkevious Parker and two individuals whose names were not released because of their age in connection with a burglary on December 13th on Dean Street. Police recovered most of the items, which included two flat screen TV’s, an Xbox 360 game console, a Playstation, other games consoles…