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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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...
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Herts to lead Delta Center
After a national search, Delta State University’s Delta Center for Culture and Learning has found a replacement for retiring director Dr. Luther Brown. Dr. Rolando Herts, who conducted his disserta...
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Local high school, college coaches give take on travel ball
Second in a series Even though there aren’t any concrete statistics on how many travel baseball and softball teams for youth there actually are in the country, more and more of these teams are play...
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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...
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At the Disney Make-A-Wish send-off party for Khloe Robinson (seated) are Kabresha Powell (left), Minnie Mouse, Juwonda Willis, Sharon Hunter, Kyla Powell and Mickey Mouse.
At the Disney Make-A-Wish send-off party for Khloe Robinson (seated) are Kabresha Powell (left), Minnie Mouse, Juwonda Willis, Sharon Hunter, Kyla Powell and Mickey Mouse.
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Wish comes true for Drew child
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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 to Disney World will be fulfilled in the coming weeks. Khloe, a resident of Drew, is five years old and has Cerebral Palsy, a life-threatening disease. Family members who are going with Khloe are her mother, Juwanda Willis; grandmother, Sharon Hunter; aunt, Kabresha Powell; and niece, Kyla Powell. T...
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