LeFlore County Sheriff's Office teams with nonprofit for K9 fundraiser
PUTEAU, Okla. (KTUL) — LeFlore County Sheriff's Office's K9 unit teamed up with 30x30 Fundraising to fundraise for K9 conferences, training, and safety gear. LCSO said the fund goal is $16,000. If the goal is exceeded, excess proceeds will be given to a local nonprofit. Which local nonprofit it...
Dogs in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in greenwood, MS?
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to greenwood..
Winona's Chase Richardson capped huge senior year with Mr. Football honor
CLINTON – Chase Richardson values himself as a team player, so Winona's first state football title meant the world to him. However, winning Winona's first Mississippi Mr. Football award seemed like the cherry on top to end his high school football career. After the Mr. Football winners were announced...
135-MW solar project in Mississippi now online
Cubico Sustainable Investments has commenced operations at Delta’s Edge, a 135-MWDC solar PV project situated in Carroll County, Mississippi. The project has a 15-year PPA with wholesale electricity utility Cooperative Energy. “We are pleased to announce the successful commissioning of Delta’s Edge solar project, a significant milestone that fortifies...
DCHC, SHFB Host Community Drive-Thru Food Pantry Dec. 7
DePaul Community Health Centers (DCHC) will partner with Second Harvest Food Bank (SHFB) for their monthly, free drive-thru food pantry on Dec. 7. The event, which will take place at DCHC’s Carrollton Warehouse (located behind the Carrollton health center at 3201 Short Street), will begin at 9 a.m. The event will end once all food has been given away.
City to build new power complex at the Carrollton water treatment plant
Officials said construction was delayed and the project is being funded by a combination of state, local and federal money.
Enrollment Open for Full-Day Childcare Program in Greenwood, Vicksburg, and Indianola
The Delta Health Alliance (DHA) Head Start / Early Head Start program offers full-day daycare for children up to 5 years old in the Mississippi Delta. It aims to prepare income-eligible families' children in Sunflower, Warren, and Leflore counties for school. The program has facilities in Greenwood, Vicksburg, and Indianola.
On this day in 1955
The Montgomery Bus Boycott began on this day. Most of the 50,000 Black workers living in Montgomery supported the boycott by walking, bicycling and car-pooling. The boycott was organized by the local chapter of the NAACP led by Pullman porter E. D. Edgar Nixon. “We’re going to work with grim...
Mississippi Valley State University's Accreditation Reaffirmed for a Decade, Promises Continued Quality Education for Local Students
The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) has confirmed Mississippi Valley State University's (MVSU) accreditation for the next decade. This announcement was made at SACSCOC's annual meeting on December 5, 2023, in Orlando, Florida. The accreditation shows that MVSU has the necessary resources and services to fulfill its educational mission. The university received this confirmation without any suggestions for improvement.
The gas price fluctuate between $2.69 and $2.99 in Grenada as of 2023-12-07. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.202, a week ago the price is $3.246 , according to AAA.
Christmas parade season kicks off for several communities
MISSISSIPPI (WCBI) – ‘Tis the season for parades. Several local towns are hosting Christmas parades this week. West Point, Caledonia, Amory, Louisville, Winona, and Vardaman will have the sights and sounds of the season on display on December 4. On December 5, there will parades in Eupora and...
Grenada Chargers Fall to West Jones Mustangs in First State Title Appearance
Witness the Grenada Chargers' valiant effort in the 6A state championship, where they finished as runners-up. Despite a tough loss to the West Jones Mustangs, the Chargers' spirit remains unbroken, with hopes high for a triumphant return next season.
# 252 - Support Live Music- LeFlore Co. Area December 5, 2023
“Fill your day with Love and Laughter. If ya can’t do that, fill it with music”! - somebody?. I count my blessings that Black Friday is in the rearview mirror. Shopping is safe for a week before the Christmas rush is on. I like cards better than gifts. It’s more personal, shows real friendship, much more in the spirit of the season. So get to the store near you, buy the cards before they get any pricier and make a friend and family list. Ya know, one year I made cards, homemade Christmas cards. Purty cool too. Not much else on my mind but healing at the moment sooooo- Live Music this week. Dawn’s Diner/Red Oak will have two nites of awesome Country music. Friday 8th, “Earl Hearon and the Sound of Country” will play for the dance. Still the best Country band in our area. Catch their show. Sat. 9th, “Make It a Double” will be there. Connie and Dave Abbott bring their style of Country Duets in the vein of George and Tammy, Merle and Bonnie, Conway and Loretta and Waylon and Willie! Two nites of awesome Country music and really good grub. See ya there.
It will be a Jumbo Christmas for Mississippi man who won $200,000 scratch-off game
One Mississippi man will certainly have a big holiday celebration after winning the $200,000 Jumbo Bucks jackpot. Mississippi Lottery officials report that a man from Lexington won the biggest prize in the Jumbo Bucks scratch-off game when he purchased his ticket from Young’s 50 One Stop in Goodman. According...
Peebles scores 11 to help Liberty cruise past Mississippi Valley State 74-39
LYBCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Brody Peebles scored 11 points as Liberty beat Mississippi Valley State 74-39 on Tuesday night. Peebles shot 4 for 9, including 1 for 5 from beyond the arc for the Flames (7-2). Kaden Metheny scored 10 points and added five rebounds. Colin Porter shot 5 for 11, including 0 for 5 from beyond the arc to finish with 10 points.
Mississippi Valley State vs. Tulsa December 19 Tickets & Start Time
The Tulsa Golden Hurricane (5-2) face the Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils (0-9) at 8:00 PM ET on Tuesday, December 19, 2023. This contest is available on ESPN+. If you're looking to go to this matchup in person, head to Ticketmaster to purchase your tickets!. Mississippi Valley State vs. Tulsa...
Grenada tops the USVI to finish the Women’s Gold Cup qualifiers with a perfect record
KINGSHILL — Grenada topped the USVI 2-0 to finish Group C of the Road to Women’s Gold Cup with a perfect record on Sunday night at the Bethlehem Soccer Stadium in St. Croix. Grenada finished the group with four wins in four matches in League C, while the...
Kohl's Career Night Highlights Win Over Mississippi Valley State
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.— Nine Lobos scored in Monday’s contest with Mississippi Valley State with three in double figures, but the night belonged to Charlotte Kohl who had a career game in UNM’s 68-45 win. The German center finished with a career-high 16 points and a career-high five blocks...
RECAP: Winona scores 28 unanswered points to beat Noxubee County, win MHSAA Class 3A title
OXFORD — Winona defeated Noxubee County 34-27 on Saturday evening to win the MHSAA Class 3A football championship. It’s Winona’s (15-0) first state championship in program history. For Noxubee County (10-5), it suffered its first loss since Oct. 6. Winona trailed 19-6 at halftime, but scored 28 unanswered points in the second half on...
Mississippi High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Live Streams in Washington County Today - December 5
Looking for how to stream high school basketball games in Washington County, Mississippi today? We've got you covered. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Game Time: 7:30 PM CT on December 5. Location: Greenwood, MS.