Trial delayed in Greenville reading program case

A Georgia businesswoman accused of bribing a former Greenville Superintendent has had her trial moved until the summer. Trial for 66-year-old Edna Goble was to begin next week, but a defense request for more time to prepare has been approved. The trial is now set for July 22nd. Goble is…




West Nile makes an early appearance in Mississippi

The state health department has confirmed the first case of the mosquito-borne West Nile Virus, months ahead of summer. Health officials say the early appearance emphasizes the point that precautions against mosquito bites should be taken year-round. Dr. Alfio Rausa says it is important to remove standing pools of water,…


55 young people apply for intership program

Greenville officials say 55 young people have applied for the city’s summer internship program, which is in its second year. They will chose 45 people to interview and send out their offer letters on April 22nd. They say last year’s program was a success and they are looking forward to…



Four young men arrested after shots are fired in Cleveland

Four young men face charges after shots were fired on First Street in Cleveland late Saturday night. Witnesses thought they heard shots being fired at the fair near the Bolivar County Expo Center, but it was later determined to be on First Street near Martin Luther King Drive. Police arrested…