Warfield Point Park to improve ATV trails

Warfield Point Park will use a 128-thousand dollar state grant to improve ATV trails. The money will go towards a front-end loader with a backhoe that will maintain the trails that tend to get flooded with debris and branches. Officials said they will also promote ATV safety and hope to…


Today is the deadline to register for a business ownership panel discussion

The Debt Education for Business Transformation and Sustainability Program holds a panel discussion next Tuesday for current and potential business owners. Topics include accounting, financing, bookkeeping, grant writing and human resources. It’ll be held from 8:30 to 11:30am at the Greenville Higher Education Center on Highway One and includes a…


Bolivar County Sheriff’s Department arrests rape suspect

The Bolivar County Sheriff’s Department arrested a man accused of rape. The victim reported that she asked 35-year-old James Jackson for a ride, and he instead drove her to the driveway of an abandoned house on Mississippi Highway 1 south of Rosedale and assaulted her. The incident occurred on Saturday….


Winstonville Post Office Robbed

The Bolivar County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a report of an armed robbery at the Winstonville Post Office. A clerk reported that a man wearing a hood and bandana over his face entered the post office wielding a knife Wednesday afternoon and made her lie on the floor while he…