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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...
Jul 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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Sales Tax Holiday in time for back-to-school
Mississippians can get ready to shop till they drop during the upcoming Sales Tax Holiday Friday and Saturday. According to the Mississippi Department of Revenue, the holiday will officially begin ...
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Low temp record hit
Last night’s low temperature in Cleveland smashed a 58-year-old record. Jody Correro, cooperative observer with the National Weather Service, said last night’s temperature was 60 degrees — 4 degree...
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Community vital to new hospital CEO
Robert Marshall is the new CEO of Bolivar Medical Center, replacing James Atkins, who has served as interim CEO of the hospital since February 2014. Marshall said his goal is to make Bolivar Medica...
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Peer Power Scholars explore ancient Greece
This summer, Peer Power scholars in Shelby have been exploring the world of the ancient Greeks in a series of activities with the theme: “It’s Greek to me.” Scholars attended Peer Power’s summer pr...
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summer cool down
City officials and community residents gathered Tuesday for the official opening of the John T. Smith Memorial Swimming Pool, which had been closed a year undergoing extensive reconstruction. The n...
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Youth learn from garden
A recent workday in a Gunnison community garden became an evening of hard work and fun for several area children. The children harvested peppers, tomatoes and squash and picked fruit from several d...
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Possible gang activity reported
The Bolivar County Sheriff’s Department has received numerous calls about several unknown black males stopping vehicles and boxing them in around O’Reily Road and Bishop Road in Boyle. The unknown ...
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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County continues fire truck discussion
A large part of Monday’s Bolivar County Board of Supervisors meeting was centered on the continuing discussion of getting a new fire truck for Mound Bayou. At the last meeting, Supervisor Preston B...
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wish comes true for Drew child
Friends, family and wish granters from the Make-A-Wish Foundation gathered Thursday night at the Next Generation Events Center in Cleveland to provide a send-off to Khloe Robinson whose wish to go ...
Jul 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fires burn hot for boot camp
Barbecue enthusiasts can learn to cook like a pro with the upcoming BBQ Boot Camp that will take place July 25-26. Lisa Cooley, director of Team Cleveland/Main Street for the Cleveland-Bolivar Coun...
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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VISTA sponsors pet supply drive
Mississippi Delta Service Corps/AmeriCorps* Vista is sponsoring a pet supply drive for its summer service project. Donations of pet supplies such as collars, leashes, litter boxes, waste scoopers, ...
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Rehearsing for opening night
Campers at the Janice Wyatt Mississippi Summer Arts Institute: PLUS Camp rehearse before their final performance that will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Delta and Pine Land Theatre main-stage ...
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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7 Heritage Markers unveiled in Mound Bayou
On Saturday, the AARP Mound Bayou Area Chapter No. 5146 joined with citizens, family supporters, faith leaders, government officials and donor partners in the unveiling of seven Heritage Markers th...
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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