Leflore County COVID-19 vaccination services will move to the former Florewood Park starting Thursday morning.
As negotiations between Suddenlink and Cox Media Group continue, Suddenlink customers in the Greenville-Greenwood market and a few other locations still don’t have access to various television channels that are owned by Cox.
Dr. Jerryl Briggs Sr., president of Mississippi Valley State University, has been named one of the Ten Most Dominant Historically Black Colleges and Universities Leaders of 2021, according to a nonprofit educational organization.
As littering on roads throughout the county continues, the members of the Leflore County Board of Supervisors agreed to reach out to representatives from the city of Greenwood to plan the best course of action.
JACKSON — Mississippi is “unconquerable” after a year dominated by the coronavirus pandemic and natural disasters including tornadoes that cut wide paths of destruction last Easter, Republican Gov. Tate Reeves said in his State of the State speech Tuesday.
JACKSON — Mississippi is expecting to receive around 37,000 doses of coronavirus vaccine this week from the federal government, the same allocation the state has received for the last several weeks, state Department of Health spokesperson Liz Sharlot said Tuesday.
When Kelvin Pulley decided to not prosecute a DUI charge against Reginald Moore earlier this month, he said it was because the evidence was insufficient to prove the case against the president of the Leflore County Board of Supervisors.
Greenwood Police Chief Terrence Craft’s ideas for his adminstration can be summed up by one idea — building a better rapport between law enforcement officers and the community they serve.
Mississippi’s top health official criticized the rollout of the coronavirus vaccine within the state’s long-term care facilities Friday, calling the plan made by the federal government and pharmacies contracted to give the shots “faulty” and ”frustrating.”
JACKSON — Mississippi legislators are changing some of their work habits to try to avoid a repeat of last year’s coronavirus outbreak at the state Capitol.
JACKSON — Because of disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic, Mississippi third graders and high school students will still take state-mandated exams this semester but will not be penalized for poor performance.
The Leflore County District 3 road management team picks up trash on County Road 507 in Itta Bena Wednesday. Representatives of the Leflore County Solid Waste Department and the Leflore County Sheriff’s Department were also on hand. District 3 Supervisor Anjuan Brown said he hopes to enlist …
Residents of a planned apartment complex in downtown Greenwood designed for working-class people can expect quality housing in a comfortable environment, according to the developer.
Greenwood Leflore Hospital lost almost $10 million in revenue during the final seven months of its budget year due to COVID-19, according to its auditor’s calculation.
Construction on a 25-unit downtown Greenwood apartment complex designed for low-income residents should start sometime in April, according to the project organizer.
Gov. Tate Reeves has been criticizing Mississippi hospitals for allegedly being slow to get their employees vaccinated for COVID-19.
Itta Bena residents no longer need to fear an electrical shutoff, but they may have to wait until summer before the transfer to a new electrical service is finished.
JACKSON — New appointments to get coronavirus vaccinations in Mississippi will likely be available again the week of Jan. 25, in more locations than before, state Department of Health officials said Friday.
The Greenwood Leflore Consolidated School Board has voted to allow the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency and the Leflore County Health Department to use Greenwood High School’s parking lot as a future alternate location for COVID-19 vaccinations.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s historic second impeachment could go to trial as soon as Inauguration Day, with U.S. senators serving not only as jurors but as shaken personal witnesses and victims of the deadly siege of the Capitol by a mob of his supporters.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump was impeached by the U.S. House for a historic second time Wednesday, charged with “incitement of insurrection” over the deadly mob siege of the Capitol in a swift and stunning collapse of his final days in office.
Filming for the television series “Women of the Movement” started this week in Leflore County. On Wednesday night, the cast and crew were shooting at Sanders Grocery Store in Minter City. Johnny Sanders, owner of the store, said he was excited that they chose it as a filming location, callin…
Due to an ongoing dispute between Suddenlink and Cox Media Group, Suddenlink customers in the Greenville-Greenwood market no longer have access to four channels that provide local and national news, among other programs.
Greenwood Leflore Hospital plans to be a place where people eligible for COVID-19 vaccination can come and get their shot.