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Drew mayoral candidates skirmish
The Drew mayoral election has led to confrontations between two of the candidates. According to candidate Jeffrey Kilpatrick, current Mayor Harvey Burchfield has been deliberately trying to use str...
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Roof Repair
EMA Director Bill Quinton and Bolivar County Correctional Facility Inmates repair a section of the Cleveland – Bolivar County Animal Shelter. "Some parts of the shelter were severely damage by stra...
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Hayes Cooper students to wear uniforms
The decision to implement uniforms at Hayes Cooper Center was made at the Cleveland School District Board of Trustees meeting Tuesday. Beginning in the fall, HCC will go to uniforms and Principal R...
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Cleveland caregiver charged with abuse
A Cleveland caregiver is facing charges she exploited the couple she was hired to take care of, announced Attorney General Jim Hood Wednesday. Lisa Boyd Smith, 44, of Boyle turned herself in to the...
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Passion marks Jackson as fit for new fire inspector
Greg Jackson has been named Cleveland’s new Fire Inspector and he began work this week as Gene Bishop prepares to retire in June. Jackson, a native of Cleveland, has been involved with the Clevelan...
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Public Works readies for annual Earth Day
Cleveland and Bolivar County will be cleaner and brighter after Earth Day. The Cleveland-Bolivar County Earth Day occurs every April in partnership with the Mississippi Department of Environmental ...
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Train museum hosts musical evening
The Martin and Sue King Railroad Heritage Museum will play host to Music in the Museum at 6 p.m. Thursday and admission is free. "We will have live music, some special lighting and an evening runni...
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NSMC receives high rating by state auditor
North Sunflower Medical Center in Ruleville is looking pretty good, financially. Mississippi State Auditor Stacey Pickering has released an in-depth study of Mississippi’s publicly owned, rural hos...
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Crosstie Festival preparations
With Crosstie this weekend, Cleveland Public Works has been preparing the grounds of the Bolivar County Courthouse in Cleveland for the festival. Included in the preparations are the placements of ...
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Afternoon at the movies
Rain may have kept many indoors Sunday but movie fans braved the weather to enjoy “The Nut Job” plus traditional snacks of popcorn and candy at the Bologna Performing Arts Center.
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Supervisors updated on departments
ROSEDALE – During the Bolivar County Board of Supervisors meeting Monday in Rosedale, the Port Commission Director Robert Maxwell presented the port’s annual report. "There are a lot of things goin...
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Trooper collars two for possession
Mississippi Highway Trooper Charles Lamb was on routine patrol Monday around 3 p.m. when he found a little more than expected after stopping a vehicle for speeding. According to Trooper Tony Dunn, ...
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International fraud scam claims several city residents
The Cleveland Police Department has discovered a scam that has cause several residents to lose thousands of dollars. "There are letters being sent out with checks made out to individuals that live ...
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