Blackface controversy at Delta State

A lip synching competition held during Homecoming Week at Delta State University is causing controversy, after a white sorority member allegedly wore blackface as part of a costume meant to look like Whoopi Goldberg in the Sister Act movie. The student allegedly did not understand the racist implications of blackface….




Duncan shooting suspect turns himself in

A suspect accused of shooting four people in Duncan over the weekend is under arrest. 29-year-old Devin Hardy of Greenville turned himself in to the Bolivar County Sheriff’s Department and now faces four counts of aggravated assault. The victims were two men and two women who were all hospitalized in…


St. Joseph Catholic School Crowns 2013 Homecoming Queen

Maya Analise Maddox, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Walker Maddox, was crowned the 2013 St. Joseph Catholic Schools Homecoming Queen. She has consistently been named to the Principal’s List (All A’s) and was named a Duke Tip Scholar. Maddox has received several highest average awards and was named both…


Two men from Indianola facing arraignment today

Two men from Indianola face arraignment today for armed robberies at Southern Bancorp on Mississippi One and Cash Tyme Payroll Advance on Mississippi One. 35-year-old Michael Cobbs faces armed robbery charges. 41-year-old Jonny Moore was charged as an accessory after the fact. The robberies occurred hours apart on Monday and…


Quick arrests in Greenville armed robberies

Two men from Indianola face arraignment today for armed robberies at Southern Bancorp on Mississippi One and Cash Tyme Payroll Advance on Mississippi One. 35-year-old Michael Cobbs faces armed robbery charges. 41-year-old Jonny Moore was charged as an accessory after the fact. The robberies occurred hours apart on Monday and…