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Deborah Harris’ Delta Girls is an organization she’s had on her heart for five years.

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For bibliophiles, there’s nothing better than sitting poolside during the summer months and cracking open a new book.

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A Mississippi Valley State University student has been named as a prestigious David L. Boren Scholar, earning the opportunity to study abroad in world regions critical to U.S. interests.

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Two local community organizations are now planning to purchase much-needed supplies thanks to a generous donation from Mississippi Valley State University and American Honda through its Honda Campus All-Star Challenge.

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With a name like Morgan Stanley, there might be some expectations about him being a financially savvy person, considering there’s also a major U.S.-based global investment bank with the same name.

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For 16 years, Delta Council has honored two exemplary students from each of the high schools throughout the 19-county Mississippi Delta region, including public, parochial and private schools, at its annual meeting.

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Nettie Favara has been growing daylilies for about 15 years.

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Zacchaeus Campbell Jr. hasn’t found a Lego set that he can’t build.

When the coronavirus pandemic hit Leflore County, several sewing enthusiasts stepped up and used their skills to fill a need.

Kathryn “Katy” Kamp Murphey has held — and continues to hold — many titles throughout her life. Mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, friend, business woman, substitute teacher and loyal church member, just to name a few.

Three students from schools in Leflore and Carroll counties achieved the honor of STAR Student for the 2019-20 school year.

When Erin Hodges suggested to her husband, Heath, that he make stilts for their three children, the children immediately began asking their dad about it.

For couples with spring wedding dates, this time of year should be filled with joy, excitement and pre-nuptial festivities and fun.

A springtime walk along Front Street in downtown Greenwood features a scenic view.

With the new coronavirus quickly spreading throughout the state, including multiple cases confirmed in Leflore County, all area public and private schools have been closed this past week and will continue to be closed next week.

Income tax refunds have been rolling out. Uncle Sam sends Mississippians an average income tax refund of $2,922, according to IRS data. You might want to hold on to some of that cash for unforeseen occurrences.

Linda Lary says God told her that her son, Michael, would do great things, but she “had no idea he’d be doing great things through his death.”

William David Howard and Amanda Claire Bush were crowned the King and Queen of Cotton for 2020 at the 63rd annual Junior Auxiliary Charity Cotton Ball, which was held Feb. 22 at the Leflore County Civic Center.

The Department of Fine Arts at Mississippi Valley State University will present a faculty recital featuring bass trombonist Edward Morse and pianist Lawrence Goldman

Twenty-one years ago, First Presbyterian Church member Travis Clark approached the pastor, Dr. Rusty Douglas, with an idea.

Rhonda Pierce says she came down with a mysterious illness in July 2019 that she believes may have saved her life.

The annual St. Francis of Assisi Mardi Gras Celebration is a one-of-a-kind event, says Edith Spells.

A warm bowl of homemade soup can brighten up a cold, dreary winter day.

A Tennessee photographer’s vivid, black-and-white images highlighting the Delta’s rich blues culture will soon be on display at the Museum of the Mississippi Delta.

The Greenwood-Leflore County Chamber of Commerce will celebrate the end of a successful year and the start of a new one at its annual meeting.

One of the best ways to stick to that New Year’s resolution of getting in shape is to make small, sustainable goals, says John Cook, director of rehabilitation services and the Wellness Center at Greenwood Leflore Hospital.

It’s a long-standing tradition that’s been passed down from generation to generation.

Greenwood Little Theatre is preparing for a two-week run of the popular, heartwarming musical “Annie.”

For more than 80 years, the annual Roy Martin Delta Band Festival and Christmas Parade has kicked off the holiday season in Greenwood.

Although the turkey is the main attraction at every Thanksgiving Day meal, many sides — both savory and sweet — would not be as tasty without the help of a holiday season favorite.

The Greenwood area’s largest industry will be highlighted at an upcoming celebration of agriculture.

The Museum of the Mississippi Delta has been preserving and documenting the Delta’s rich history, culture and archaeology for 50 years.

With her title of Miss Greenwood USA, Kerrie Blakeney wants to use her position to do some good.

There is nothing like Delta women on a mission, says Paula Provine, who is a seven-year breast cancer survivor.

Mississippi Valley State University’s Career Services Center is hosting its 2019 Internship/Career Fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday on the concourse level of the R.W. Harrison Complex.