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Crew livens up Homemaker meeting with tasty cooking demo
Mississippi Homemaker Volunteers hosted a Northwest Delta Area Spring Educational meeting on Tuesday. Participants came from various counties, such as Washington, Leflore, Sharkey and Coahoma, to e...
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Crosstie 2014

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School renovations explained
The Cleveland School Board of Trustees met on Tuesday to discuss new additions and renovations to the school within the district. Gerald Finley, Cleveland School District maintenance director, expl...
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Teach For America comes again to Delta
Teach for America participants will return to Cleveland again this summer for the TFA Institute and Delta State University. Teach For America is a national organization that recruits talented recen...
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Shoplifters confess
Last week two girls were caught shoplifting on video surveillance at H Squared clothing store in downtown Cleveland. Owner Haley Huerta Kelly blasted the video on social media in hopes of catching ...
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2 charged with embezzling from American Legion
A well-known politicial figure in the state and his sister have been indicted on felony charges of embezzling more than $600,000 from Mississippi Delta American Legion Post 1776. A grand jury in Bo...
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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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