Greenwood-Leflore Has a New Superintendent

GREENWOOD, MS (Ben Caxton) — The newly merged Greenwood-Leflore School District has its first superintendent. By a 3 to 1 vote Wednesday the school board hired Dr. Mary Brown, the current Greenwood School District’s director of curriculum and instruction. Board member Antwoine Williams was absent from the meeting, and board…










Greenwood Loses a Menace to Fire

GREENWOOD, MS (Ben Caxton) — Two properties, previously deemed a “menace” by the City of Greenwood, were heavily damaged by fire late last week the Greenwood Fire Department says. The fire reportedly started in the bedroom of a house at 808 Broad Street just before noon on Thursday when a…