Delta Foundation seeks job applicants

The Delta Foundation is seeking 15 young men who are 19 to 30 years old for a year-long job training and placement program. Applications can be picked up at the Delta Foundation on Main Street through May 22nd. It is part of a regional effort to ease the employment crunch…


There’s a new playground in Ruleville

Almost 400 volunteers turned out for a one-day blitz to build the playground. Organizers say the project took weeks to plan, but because so many people turned out to help, the actual construction was done in five hours. The Ruleville playground is part of a national effort to make sure…



Greenville seeks intern sponsors

Greenville officials are looking for more businesses to provide internships to college students this summer. They have 10 businesses so far and need several more to meet the demand. The Go Greenville program offers paid internships to graduates of Greenville high schools who are currently in their junior or senior…



State seeks guards for Parchman

The Corrections Department has put out the call for applicants interested in becoming guards at the Parchman prison in Sunflower County. A release from the Corrections Department promotes job security and great benefits in the field of corrections. Pay averages a little over 18-hundred dollars per month. Interviews and screenings…


CHS Jazz Band wins award!

The Cleveland High School Jazz Band is celebrating its second place finish in the 34th annual Alcorn State Jazz Festival. It was the jazz band’s first competition.