Operation Christmas Child gifts thousands
As the Christmas season approaches, churches in Bolivar and Sunflower County are preparing shoeboxes or small plastic boxes for the Operation Christmas Child project. The boxes will be dropped off ...
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Water alert over for Mound Bayou
Mound Bayou was released from its Boil Water Alert Thursday by the Mississippi State Department of Health. Mound Bayou issued a Boil-Water Alert on Nov. 9 for customers who receive their drinking w...
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No injuries in one car accident
The Mississippi Highway Patrol and other emergency personnel responded to wreck on Saturday on U.S. Highway 61 near Shaw. The accident occurred at approximately 2:20 p.m. according to Corporal Tony...
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Jaguars fall hard to Flashes
SHELBY — The Broad Street Jaguars saw their season come crashing down here Friday night at Lit Parker Evans Field in the second round of the 1A State Football Playoffs. The St. Aloysius Flashes wer...
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Bayou Headmaster Dave Granville greets Mary Ann Odom, guest speaker, at the 50th birthday celebration for Bayou Academy Friday. Odom taught for 39 years with 27 uninterrupted years at Bayou. She retired in 2013.
Bayou Headmaster Dave Granville greets Mary Ann Odom, guest speaker, at the 50th birthday celebration for Bayou Academy Friday. Odom taught for 39 years with 27 uninterrupted years at Bayou. She retired in 2013.
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Bayou Academy marks 50 years, looks to future
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A special assembly on Friday marked the celebration of Bayou Academy's 50th year as friends, faculty, and students gathered in the gym to hear about the school's founding and its history. Headmaster Dave Granville welcomed the audience and said, "This is a celebration of this school's 50th year of working for and with the community and of the people who cared for and sacrificed for it. Some years, they were not sure if they would open or not, but somehow they found a way." Sammie Ann Montesi ...
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