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Shooting incident under investigation

At approximately 12:54 a.m. Thursday, Cleveland Police received a call about a shooting on the 700 Block of South Chrisman Avenue. Police Chief Buster Bingham said officers arrived on the scene after being flagged down by Issac Robinson in front of his home. According to Bingham, Robinson said two cars…
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Team Cleveland wins 3 MS Main Street awards

  Team Cleveland received three awards Thursday when the Mississippi Main Street Association celebrated achievements of Mississippi Main Street Communities at the 28th Annual Awards Luncheon in downtown Jackson. Team Cleveland received the Premier Partner award for its Wired for Sound program with Delta Music Institute and Tricia Walker and…
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Petitions reviewed for duplicate signatures

The Cleveland School District Board of Trustees looked through petitions Monday to find signatures that may have been duplicated. Business manager Cindy Holtz, Superintendent Jackie Thigpen and Curriculum, Instruction, and Technology coordinator Lisa Bramuchi sat in on the initial review of the petitions when they were submitted.
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Lack of certified teachers a concern for district

SHAW — Concerns with lack of certified teachers was discussed at the recent meeting of the West Bolivar Consolidated School District Board of Trustees. Gail Towers, who attended the meeting, asked the board how many vacancies were in the district. She was told there were currently 40 vacancies between administrators…
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Add vaccines to the back-to-school list

As the amount of days between summer and the upcoming school year becomes shorter and shorter, student health should be a top priority on the to do list. Add a doctor's visit to your back-to-school list this summer to ensure that your child's immunizations are up-to-date.  Parents in Bolivar County…
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