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Musicians sought to play Celtic tunes
Celtic musician Catherine Koehler is looking to expand the Delta’s rich musical heritage with the formation of a Celtic music interest group. Koehler plays the bodharan, an Irish drum, and wanted t...
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Kids in the Kitchen teaches life skills
Nineteen youngsters, ranging in age from 8 to 12, participated in the Bolivar County Extension Service’s Kids in the Kitchen workshop held this week. The workshop ran from 9:30-12:30 each day at th...
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Signatures sought for initiative
Better Schools Better Jobs will sponsoring a petition drive from 10.m.-noon Saturday at the Robinson-Carpenter Memorial Library in Cleveland. According to Chiquikta Fountain, national office parent...
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Cable outage affects area
For 10 hours on Thursday, approximately 7,800 Cable One customers were without Internet and local television service. The outage occurred when an outside vendor hit a fiber cable and cut it. Accord...
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Learning the Hoops
Delta State basketball player Jack Madgen gives young players instructions at the school’s “Winning Edge Camp” Tuesday morning at the Walter Sillers Coliseum. The camp that DSU is holding has two s...
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United Way nears goal
The United Way of Cleveland-Bolivar County is only a couple of days way from ending its current fundraising campaign and mere dollars away from reaching its goal. “Our current 2013 United Way Campa...
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College of Business plans expansion
Delta State University’s College of Business is looking to expand opportunities available to students with the planning of two new degrees. These two new degrees are a Bachelor of Business Administ...
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Auto burglar arrested
The Bolivar County Sheriff’s Department, along with the assistance of Boyle Police Department, has arrested Larry Johnson, 47, for auto burglary that occurred on Memorial Drive. According to Chief ...
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1 dies in highway accident
On Saturday at 2:14 a.m. Mississippi Highway Patrol Troopers, along with Sunflower County Fire Rescue officials, were dispatched to an accident on Miss. Highway 8 near Dockery. According to MHP Pub...
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Expect delays between Cleveland, Ruleville
Motorists traveling on Miss. Highway 8 between Cleveland and Ruleville should be aware the Mississippi Department of Transportation will be transitioning traffic to accommodate on-going constructio...
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Firefighter training
Bolivar County Volunteer Firefighters participated in a fire training exercise Saturday morning in Duncan hosted by District 2. Members from District 1 (Cleveland), District 7 (Shelby) and District...
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Cleveland schools registering online
Cleveland School District has taken another step into the digital world as it has been conducting registration for the 2014-2015 school year. “Online registration is live now,” said Cleveland Schoo...
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Boswell takes position at Pentagon
Col. Gentry Boswell completed his final flight with the B-1 bomber at Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D. on July 2, 2014. Family and friends gathered and thanked Boswell, the son of Mickey and Cookie B...
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Farmers market offers unique items
The Farmers Market is open every Saturday from 8-11 a.m. in The Alley by Mosquito Burrito in downtown Cleveland and it offers a variety of unusual items, in addition to the usual locally grown prod...
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Book sale benefits modern library
Cleveland High School will host a used library book sale on Tuesday to help raise money for renovations to the school’s library. “We are getting rid of old books as a fundraiser for a library makeo...
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