Riverview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is experiencing its third outbreak of COVID-19.
Lynda and Joseph Kundrat, with their dog, Gunther, hold hands after placing a bouquet at the memorial site for their son, Staff Sgt. William J. Kundrat, on Friday during the third annual YANKY 72 memorial ceremony. William Kundrat was one of 16 military personnel who died in the crash of a m…
Regions Bank is now using only one of its two Greenwood locations — the West Park Avenue branch — because of a COVID-19 incident earlier this month.
The Mississippi Department of Archives and History has awarded the city of Greenwood a $4,000 grant to fund a feasibility study on the possible expansion and redevelopment of ArtPlace Mississippi’s downtown building at 212 W. Washington St.
The Museum of the Mississippi Delta has decided not to accept the Confederate statue that is to be relocated from the Leflore County Courthouse because of the controversy surrounding the monument and the physical limitations of the museum building for housing it.
More than 500 entities in Leflore County received loans through the federal government’s Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), according to data released this week by the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the U.S. Small Business Administration.
JACKSON — Mississippi’s five largest hospitals had no intensive care unit beds available for patients by midweek because of a surge in coronavirus cases, officials reported Thursday. Four more hospitals had 5% or less of those beds available.
Perhaps a little-known fact about Leflore County Election Commission President Edward M. Course Jr. was that he was a very active and fairly good golfer.
Hailey Elise Truman performs during a creative drama workshop at Meridian Little Theatre in Meridian on Wednesday. The 44 youngsters participating in the workshop wore masks and followed other social-distancing guidelines to limit the spread of COVID-19.
Following a series of shootings that claimed the lives of three men and injured several others last month, Greenwood residents and city leaders have discussed ways to curb the violence.
An announcement from the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency that international students will have their U.S. visas revoked if they do not take in-person classes this fall represents “a serious blow to both educational institutions and local economies,” says a top administrator at Mis…
CLINTON — A Mississippi judge has found a former president of Jackson State and Mississippi Valley State universities guilty of misdemeanor charges related to a prostitution sting.
The Mississippi Municipal League has honored the town of Carrollton with a City Spirit award in connection with the town’s annual Pilgrimage and Pioneer Day Festival.
Leflore County has experienced three more deaths from COVID-19, all of them residents of nursing homes or other long-term care facilities.
After hearing a historian speak Monday about the significance of the Confederate monument that has long graced the Leflore County Courthouse lawn, county supervisors still opted to move forward with the removal of the monument.
Whether he was walking the halls of Congress or kicking up his heels on the dance floor, Hugh Warren III had a certain sparkle about him, a charisma of optimism and good manners that made people enjoy being in his presence.
The Leflore County chapter of Mission Mississippi is planning a prayer gathering Saturday that the Rev. Terry Williams hopes will be a display of hope and love.
Two women are claiming a Greenwood man has been wrongfully charged with attempted murder and say they can attest to his whereabouts elsewhere at the time the alleged crime occurred.
JACKSON — Mississippi officials held a ceremony Wednesday to retire the former state flag and send it to a history museum, a day after Republican Gov. Tate Reeves signed a law removing official status from the last state banner in the U.S. that included the Confederate battle emblem.
JACKSON — Netflix on Tuesday announced a $10 million investment in a Mississippi-based credit union to build economic opportunities in Black communities in the Deep South.
A $20,000 grant was presented to the Greenwood-Leflore-Carroll Economic Development Foundation Tuesday to help fund a survey of the surrounding areas in the Greenwood-Leflore Airport industrial park to make sure it is sustainable for further development.
JACKSON — The Mississippi flag is fading from public display in many places, even before the governor signs a bill that will retire the last state banner in the U.S. that includes the Confederate battle emblem.