Homeowner shot during Greenville robbery

Greenville Police are reporting the shooting of a homeowner during a burglary. The victim survived the incident with minor injuries. Police said the homeowner heard a noise late Thursday and thought it was a family member but later found two men in the house, one of whom allegedly shot him…



Rare virus makes an appearance in Washington County

A resident of Washington County has been diagnosed with Lacrosse Encephalitis. It is mosquito-borne illness carried by a species of mosquitoes that have black and white stripes and are only out during the daytime. Lacrosse Encephalitis is similar to the West Nile Virus but much more rare. About 80 to…


A new sewage system for a local subdivision

Residents of the Noblin Subdivision are being told they won’t have to wait much longer before a new sewage system is complete. Over the past 25 years, neighbors have put up with safety and health hazards raised by raw sewage collecting in ditches. The Bolivar County Board of Supervisors broke…






Sportsplex groundbreaking ceremony on tap

Officials are set to break ground this week on a new multi-million dollar sports facility planners, for years now, believe will provide a huge boost to the local economy by hosting different tournaments. Foundation members have been working on locating funding for the new Delta Sportsplex. Weather permitting, athletes from…