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Week of events set for DSU presidential inauguration
Delta State University and supporters from across the region will soon be gathering for a joyous inauguration ceremony honoring the university’s eighth president, William N. LaForge. The Investitur...
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What's Going On -- Oct. 6, 2013
Sunday 8:30 a.m. — Closed AA meeting at 400 N. Sharpe Ave. in Cleveland 4 p.m. – Closed AA meeting at 400 N. Sharpe Ave. in Cleveland (Non-smoking) 7:30 p.m. — Closed NA meeting at First Methodist ...
Oct 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 280 280 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cherry Cola series author visits library
The Friends of the Bolivar County Library System welcome Mississippi author Ashton Lee as the guest speaker for the Luncheon With Books program at noon Tuesday. Ashton Lee, pen name of Robert Dalby...
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Hamer cancer walk promotes physical activity
The Fannie Lou Hamer Cancer Foundation will be making strides in Greenwood to continue their fight against breast cancer. Founder and president of the foundation, Freddie White-Johnson believes tha...
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Antique vehicles head to Ruleville
This year's eighth annual Great Ruleville Roast will be reintroducing an antique car, truck, and tractor show to its schedule of events. The showcase will be held from 10 a.m. until noon on Saturda...
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Local agency shakes it up
The United Way of Cleveland-Bolivar County is bringing Dancing With The Stars to Cleveland. Campaign chairman Bret Boykin announced to a group of volunteers recently that the United Way is shaking ...
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Benefit for Tiser Lusk planned
The community is invited to participate in a fundraising event for three-year-old Tiser Lusk. The gospel and country singing benefit will be held from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Grover’s Corner on Sharpe...
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Annual event spotlights taste, nutrition of rice
Mississippi farmers want to show off their rice crop at its best, served in hundreds of dishes for sampling at the 23rd annual rice-tasting luncheon in Cleveland. The dishes will be available from ...
Sep 14, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 219 219 recommendations | email to a friend
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Calendar for Sept. 8, 2013
Sunday 8:30 a.m. — Closed AA meeting at 400 N. Sharpe Ave. in Cleveland 3 p.m. — Ladies of Elegance will hold its monthly meeting at the Delta Arts Alliance. 4 p.m. – Closed AA meeting at 400 N. Sh...
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Gallery exhibit gets national notice
The Wiljax Gallery for Southern Photography was recently listed on Time Lightbox's monthly roundup as one of the best photography exhibitions to see beyond the web for the month of October. After p...
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Community unites to aid local family during difficulty
Fathers are supposed to be strong. They are the ones who pick us up when we fall and hug us tight when we're scared. What happens when the disaster strikes the father? Who then gives out the securi...
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Community unites to aid local family during difficulty
Fathers are supposed to be strong. They are the ones who pick us up when we fall and hug us tight when we're scared. What happens when the disaster strikes the father? Who then gives out the securi...
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Wrapping paper fundraiser starts
Presbyterian Day School students, including Daniel Webster, Kolten Bullock, Kelly Anne Horton and Caroline Williams, kick off their annual Charleston Wrap fundraiser. Funds raised are used to enhan...
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Carolyn Norris shows artwork at blues exhibit
The Greenville Arts Council opened its annual blues culture exhibit, titled "POSTERS, PAINTINGS, PHOTOS," which features Cleveland artist Carolyn Norris, as well as others who highlight Mississippi...
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Commission prepares for November General Election
In a few months, Bolivar County voters will once again make their way to the polls to cast their vote in a very important election of the year. This General Election is somewhat different than any ...
Aug 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 152 152 recommendations | email to a friend
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