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Expo speaker details market outlook
John Anderson, senior economist for American Farm Bureau Federation, outlined the market outlook and situation for farmers at the 42nd Ag Expo Wednesday. He said, "The situation for major row corps...
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nominations sought for Outstanding Woman of the Delta award
The Delta State University Archives & Museum invites nominations for the Lucy Somerville Howorth Outstanding Woman of the Delta Award 2015. The award is designed to bring deserved attention to a wo...
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Delta Ag Expo attracts large crowd
The 42nd annual Delta Ag Expo drew approximately 2,000 attendees Wednesday to the Cleveland Expo Center where agricultural exhibits along with extension and research persons provided the latest inf...
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State supt. writes on PARCC Consortium
State Superintendent of Schools Dr. Carey Wright posted a letter to educators on the Mississippi Department of Education's website after the board of education voted Friday to withdraw from the Par...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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CCC to host free ACT workshop for local students
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to learn how to beat the ACT and get a higher score during an ACT workshop hosted at Coahoma Community College from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 31, in the W...
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Natchez walk transforms author
Andra Watkins is not from Mississippi, however, after extensive research of the Natchez Trace for her novel, she declared she was going to walk the trace in its entirety. "I thought it would be gre...
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Weekend fire displaces 12 people
The Cleveland Fire Department spent five hours fighting an apartment complex fire on South U.S. Highway 61 that displaced 12 people. Cleveland Fire Inspector Greg Jackson said, "We got toned up at ...
Jan 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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County admin leads parade
This year marks the 13th anniversary of the Martin Luther King Jr. parade, which will be held on Monday. The parade line up will start at 9:30 a.m. in front of the Cleveland City Hall. Then the par...
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Bolivar County residents paying for Dycus stay
Convicted murderer Kelvin Dycus has been waiting at the Bolivar County Regional Correctional Facility for a new sentencing hearing since October 2014. In 1996, Dycus, then 17 years old, was sentenc...
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County event to honor Dr. King
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Heritage Offers Modern Enrichment, Inc. will celebrate his 86th birthday with a celebration at 6 p.m. Monday at McEvans School in Shaw. Gregory Flippins, a f...
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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WBCSD appoints interim supt.
According to unofficial sources, at the most recent board meeting for the West Bolivar Consolidated School District, Dr. Pallascene Cole was relieved of her duties as district superintendent. Larry...
Jan 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Collins finds magic in teaching everything
It takes a special person to be a teacher and it takes a magician to be a kindergarten teachers, or so it may seem. Teaching children that are coming to school for the very first time can be a chal...
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Video aids in capture
On Thursday morning, the Bolivar County Sheriff’s Office received a call of a trailer theft at J&M Processing, located on Miss. Highway 61 near O’Reilly. When Investigators arrived at the business,...
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Dycus awaits another hearing
Kelvin Dycus, who was convicted in 1998 for capital murder, has been transferred from Parchman Penitentiary to Bolivar County Regional Correctional Facility and is awaiting a hearing after petition...
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Sending out invitations
Members of the Junior Auxiliary of Cleveland work to send out invitations for their annual Children's Benefit Ball, set for Feb. 20 at the Bolivar County Expo Center. The event with the theme Black...
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