Polls open in Hollandale

Polls are open from 7am to 7pm in Hollandale today for voters to choose a new mayor. The five candidates are Janice Johnson-Ford, Etter Anderson, Gary Caldwell, Charles Morrow and Johnnie Macklin. They are seeking the seat held by Mayor Freddie Love, who died in April. He was elected in…





Women’s basketball coach signs on at DSU

The Delta State University Lady Statesmen have a new head basketball coach. Craig Roden begins today as head coach for women’s basketball at Delta State. He’s the 11th head coach in the history of the team. He comes to the school from the University of West Alabama and has 18…


Preliminary budget talks underway in Greenville

Greenville officials are in the preliminary stages of discussing the budget for the fiscal year that starts October first. The City Council will begin sessions in July, with a budget vote expected by early September. The city is operating under the current budget, which is worth 60 million dollars.



Details emerge in Indianola warehouse death

Sunflower County authorities believe they have found a cause of death for a young Itta Bena man in a warehouse this week. Investigators believe Tavares Williams fell 18 feet from an industrial lift while he was working at the Supervalu warehouse on U.S. Highway 49 on Tuesday. He was no…