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Butch Tommy Rickenbaker | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Butch Tommy Rickenbaker. John Thomas “Butch or Tommy” Rickenbaker, 73, resident of Greenwood, husband of Brenda Minick Rickenbaker, passed away ...

Stivers-Luke engagement announced | Engagements  Bowling Green Daily News

Sharlee and Steve Gatlin and Scott Stivers are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jordan Ashlee Stivers, to Benjamin Clyde Luke, son of ...

Greenwood High School principal to retire  Times Record

GREENWOOD — Jerry Efurd started his career in education 43 years ago. At the end of the month, he will retire as the principal of Greenwood High School.

The Magic of Greenwood - By Bill Burrus  Delta Business Journal

If you haven't visited my hometown of Greenwood recently, what the heck is wrong with you? Greenwood has a lot to offer visitors. People travel from all over the ...

This Mississippi high school senior will spend Saturday night with the Heisman Trophy  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Pillow Academy senior Sunjay Chawla won the Wendy's High School Heisman Award, sending him to the ceremony for collegiate sports' biggest award.

Newcomers promise to shake things up in District 50  Index-Journal

In a Facebook post from July, school board candidate Clay Sprouse wrote that it was “clear that this election cycle is both a referendum on our superintendent ...

Her final run: Former Greenwood High cross country star dies doing what she loved  Index-Journal

Erin Smith had everything going for her. She had her health, and she was traveling the country running marathons and seeing different places. She was an ...

Proof That Joe Moorhead Knows Recruiting Better Than Dan Mullen  For Whom the Cowbell Tolls

Moorhead has proven he can recruit much better than Mullen.

Former principal indicted on sexual battery charges  Jackson Clarion Ledger

JACKSON, Miss. - The former principal of Greenwood High School has been indicted on charges that she sexually abused a student enrolled at the school in ...

Darrick Boyd | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Darrick Boyd. PELZER — Darrick Leon Boyd, 52 of Pelzer, SC transition to his heavenly home on Wednesday, September 29, 2018 at Doctor's Hospital in ...

Marie T. Higgins | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Marie T. Higgins. Ms. Marie Higgins, 64, of 306 Grove Street, Greenwood entered into eternal rest August 29, 2018 at her home . She was born in Greenwood ...

Boys growing in mind and spirit at Greenwood school  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Delta Streets Academy teaches Christian principles and strong academics to seventh- through 11th-grade boys. For T. Mac Howard, it's a ministry.

Efurd Retires After 43 Years  Greenwood Democrat

43 years ago Jerry Efurd started his career in education. At the end of the month he will retire as the principal of Greenwood High School. Efurd's parents lived in ...

Felecia Ann Lee | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Felecia Ann Lee. COLUMBIA — Felecia Ann Lee, 59, of 801 Bitternut Drive, Columbia, SC, passed August 8, 2018, at her home. Felecia was born January 29, ...

Joyce Sizemore Wilson | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Joyce Sizemore Wilson. Joyce Elizabeth Sizemore-Reagin-Wilson was 68 when she passed away on December 14th 2018. She passed away peacefully at ...

Anita Nichols | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Anita Nichols. Anita Faye Nichols, resident of Kimbrook, passed away Friday, October 26, 2018, at Emerald Gardens. Born in Greenwood, she was a daughter of ... - Brandon LB Jay Stanley breaks down decision to become a Rebel

A handful of months ago, things were so much different for Brandon LB. Jaylen Stanley. RANK. NATIONAL. STATE. POSITION. RANK. | |. CLASS OF . Back in ...

High School Football Recap: South State recap  WDAM

MISSISSIPPI (WDAM) - BRANDON _ There was likely no phone booth to be found at the Brandon High School football stadium, and besides, a silly cape would ...

Karen Christiansen | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Karen Christiansen. Karen Sue “KK” Christiansen, 63, resident of Greenwood, passed away November 23, 2018, at Hospice House. Born July 22, 1955, ...

Greenwood history: Friends unite to keep past alive  Jackson Clarion Ledger

What started as an idea for a coffee table book to preserve a few hometown memories of Greenwood's past has quickly grown to a series expected to include ...

Greenwood High students bring laurels at National-level competitions  The Hans India

Students of Greenwood High School, Banerghatta have yet again outshined at a national level competition Two students from the school achieved top ranks in ...

Mississippi State Newcomers Begin Fall Camp  247Sports

Mississippi State newcomers cut their Bulldog teeth in fall practice.

Retired educator shares story of fight for desegregation  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

TUPELO • Whether his audience is a large group or a single listener, Julian Prince speaks with precision and passion, especially if the subject is the ...

Pat Walden | Obituaries  Index-Journal

Pat Walden. Patricia Lynn “Pat” Hodges Walden, 58, resident of 1314 E. Scotch Cross Road, wife of David Bradley Walden, passed away Monday, May 7, 2018, ...

More schools fall into Nebraska's lowest performance classification  Fremont Tribune

More of Nebraska's student and districts are in need of improvement this year — falling into the lowest of four performance levels in a state-mandated ...

T.Mac Howard opened a school for disadvantaged youths in a small Southern city  Christian Science Monitor

Supporters say the Delta Streets Academy is playing an important role in moving Greenwood, Miss., toward being better race relations.

Greenwood student wins 2nd Runner Up | Lakelands Connector  Index-Journal

Over 100 Community Action Youth, youth professionals, community leaders, mentors and business leaders came together for the 9th Annual Statewide Youth ...

Alford honored as MAFP's Family Physician of the Year  Mississippi Business Journal

Tim Alford, MD, of Kosciusko, was recently honored as Mississippi's Family Physician of the Year 2018 by the Mississippi Academy of Family Physicians.

Ninety Six High takes action after moldy lunch  Index-Journal

After photos circulated on social media of what appeared to be moldy chicken sandwiches from Ninety Six High School, Greenwood County School District 52 ...

Vietnam war helps end dreams of Mississippi rock band  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The Gants, a garage band from Greenwood in the 1960s, played with some of the biggest bands of the time but could never get over the hump.

“Coach Brewer was a legend, ” Columbus mayor says  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Homer E. “Billy” Brewer will be honored with a memorial *service* at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday at The Pavilion on the Ole Miss campus.

Greenwood Officer Resigns  Jackson Free Press

Amid pressures from his department, Greenwood police officer Casey Wiggins resigned from the police department on May 16.

Teen killed in Harlem Heights shooting  The News-Press

A chain-link fence covered in yellow allamanda flowers provided the backdrop for deputies Thursday afternoon as they investigated a fatal Harlem Heights ...

Comment from Ms. Niru Agarwal, Trustee, Greenwood High International School_International Women's Day  The Hans India

Speaking about celebrating women, Ms. Niru Agarwal, Trustee, Greenwood High said, “Women these days are seen ruling in every field and it is.

30 players to watch in MS for 2014  For Whom the Cowbell Tolls

Here is a personal list of Mississippi's 12 best players for the class of 2014, plus 18 players to watch for.

The 1,000 Best Eighth-Grade Girls Coming Into 2018  MileSplit

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Wheeler 1st black woman in Miss. named Rhodes Scholar  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Ericka M. Wheeler, a Millsaps College student from Carrolton, Mississippi, is the state's first black woman to be named a Rhodes Scholar.

Salt & Light: A Revival In The Delta

Delta Streets Academy in Greenwood graduated its first senior class in May. The five seniors are all heading off to college, one of them to Mississippi State ...

Moss: A case for 'the least of these'  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Teachers, experts from the start have been a critical voice in regards to developing the Common Core Standards.

Bengaluru boy beats the world to win science prize, Rs 2.9 cr  Bangalore Mirror

Bengaluru boy Samay Godika (in picture) has emerged as the winner of the Breakthrough Junior Challenge with $400,000 (over Rs 2.9 crore) as the prize ...

Lamar Liddell  Jackson Free Press

Jackson Hotshots Superintendent Lamar Liddell has worked for the Bureau of Land Management in Jackson for 17 years out of his 29-year firefighting career.

UPDATED: Complete list of athletes honored at Best of MS Preps  Jackson Clarion Ledger

On Thursday, May 28 - The Clarion-Ledger will honor more than 1,500 student athletes in 22 sports at the Best of MS Preps banquet. It's going to be a great night ...

Pinnacle Bank, Midland University honor Outstanding High School Leaders  Midland University News

Micah Yost knew he was talking to a room full of leaders. His challenge for them, however, was to become change makers. “The pinnacle of leadership is ...

East Central Mississippi newspapers have new owner  Mississippi Business Journal

Wyatt Emmerich has added another chapter to the family newspaper-publishing legacy. Last month, Emmerich, a third-generation newspaperman, added to his ...

Nov. 16 Obituaries of the Swannanoa Valley  Black Mountain News

Obituaries of people with connections to the Swannanoa Valley.

September 12, 2014 – The Grenada Star  Daily Sentinel Star

Margaret Wade Chandler Margaret Wade Chandler, 84, of Indianola, formerly of Grenada, passed away Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, at Humphreys County Nursing ...

Who is Josh Norman? Panthers corner took winding road to the NFL  Shelby Star

Norman had no scholarship offers out of high school, and crashed on his brother's couch at Coastal Carolina before joining the team the following year.

MSMS grad wins Rhodes scholarship  The Commercial Dispatch

JACKSON -- Millsaps College senior Ericka M. Wheeler is a double major in English and history who has plans to become a physician after watching her ...

Foreign varsities snap up Bengaluru’s international school kids  Times of India

Shubhangi Das, 16, aspires to be an opera singer. The Grade 12 student is in the midst of answering her IB exams but has been accepted by National Uni.

Alison Raspa: Family hold grave fears for Perth woman missing in Whistler, Canada  ABC News

Alison Raspa, 25, hasn't been seen since she left a bar in the Canadian ski resort town of Whistler last Thursday and her family is extremely concerned as police ...

BankPlus branch president banking on recovery | Business  DeSoto Times-Tribune

BankPlus Hernando branch president Dink Upchurch is banking on a sound economic recovery and the Greenwood native said all indications are that the ...

Remembering Emmett Till: A Boy Who Changed America  Jackson Free Press

Scholars say understanding Emmett Till's death in historical context is important. While Emmett Till's death might have helped spark a reaction from Rosa Parks ...

Fresh start:Hornets open district play at home against Murrah  Delta Democrat Times

Through the first four games of the season, Greenville head coach Sherrod Gideon's mentality remained the same. The new head coach approached his team's ...

Nation's Top 100 Senior Girls Recruits Returning For Outdoor Track & Field

Check out the nation's top 100 senior girls recruits by event returning for the outdoor track season. California state champ sprinter Lauren Rain Williams still ...

Army National Combine participants

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2016 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 8.

Perry County Times Obituaries - December 31, 2016

KENNETH R. WERTZ Kenneth Ray Wertz, 70, of Landisburg died Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016, at Carlisle Regional Medical Center. He was born May 28, 1946, ...

Alison Raspa: Few leads as Whistler search continues in freezing conditions  ABC Local

Rescue crews are working through freezing conditions to find 25-year-old Perth woman missing from the Canadian ski resort town of Whistler for almost a week, ...

The LSU Sports Radio Network

The LSU Sports Radio Network, a division of LSU Sports Properties, brings Tiger football to LSU fans and alumni around the world. With four 50,000-watt ...

BWW Review: THE WEDDING SINGER at Acting Against Cancer  Broadway World

I am not the biggest fan of Adam Sandler, or at least the movies he manufactures for himself and his buddies, but I have always liked The Wedding Singer, one of ...

Nation's Top 100 Indoor Track & Field Returnees - Girls Field Events

Check out the nation\'s top 100 indoor track & field returnees in the girls field events.

Witness saw sparks, heard crash that caused motorcyclist's death  Bowling Green Daily News

Multiple witnesses recalled hearing the collision that killed Alexander Harkins and testified that the light for drivers in Harkins' lane had been green seconds ...

US Top 50 Girls Indoor Rankings: Katherine Lee Is Surging Ahead Nationally  MileSplit

Check out the top 50 girls national indoor rankings as of February 3rd.

US Top 50 Senior Girls Indoor Returnees By Event

Check out the nation\'s top 50 girls returnees among the class of 2017 (seniors) for the upcoming indoor season.

Top 50 Freshmen Girls National Indoor Rankings: Kamiya Dendy Soars Over 5'8" At LSU  MileSplit

Already a state champion in South Carolina as an 8th grader, TL Hanna's Kamiya Dendy is ready to take over the national scene as a 9th grader as shown with ...

Baby Jessica turns 25, gains trust fund access  CBS News

Toddler who fell down abandoned well and captivated the nation turns 25, giving her access to trust fund up to $800000.

Nation's Top 100 Senior Girls Recruits Returning For Indoor Track & Field

Check out the nation\'s top 100 senior girls recruits by event returning for the upcoming indoor track & field.

Top 50 Freshmen Girls National Indoor Rankings: Alicia Burnett Blazes 7.43 60 In Missouri  MileSplit

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Metal detectors to be set up at Bhadrakali temple entrance  The Hans India

Commissioner of Police G Sudheer Babu has suggested setting up door frame metal detectors (DFMDs) at the entrance of historic Bhadrakali Temple in the city.

Police cite BG leader while watching park | News  Bowling Green Daily News

Bowling Green City Commissioner Catherine Hamilton pleaded guilty this morning to a charge of second-degree disorderly conduct a day after being cited by ...

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