A Greenwood man died Sunday after being injured in a drive-by shooting, according to authorities.
Participants in the second annual Greenwood Gravel Grind bike ride enjoyed the varied terrain of the courses while also powering through the muddy conditions created by rainfall days prior to Saturday’s event.
Friends and family are remembering Dr. Dorothey Anne “Dottie” Pernell-Saunders, a longtime chiropractor, for her warm, affectionate nature and her deep devotion to faith.
Participants of the second annual Greenwood Gravel Grind bike ride enjoyed the varied terrain of the courses while also powering through the muddy conditions created by rainfall days prior to Saturday’s event.
A new grassroots campaign to curb gun violence in the Greenwood area is proposing that a virtual neighborhood watch might reduce shooting incidents and help bring about the arrests of assailants.
WASHINGTON — The White House has indicated to congressional Republicans that President Donald Trump will nominate Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court on Saturday. Trump, aiming to keep up some suspense, told reporters Friday evening that he had made a decision but did not reveal his pick.
An 18-year-old Leflore County man has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of another Leflore County man, whose body was discovered Wednesday morning.
JACKSON — Gov. Tate Reeves on Wednesday praised the Trump administration’s efforts to make a coronavirus vaccine available to the public in the next few months and asked residents not to allow political divisions to stop them from getting vaccinated when the time comes.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Kentucky grand jury brought no charges against Louisville police for the killing of Breonna Taylor during a drug raid gone wrong, with prosecutors saying Wednesday that two officers who fired their weapons at the Black woman were justified in using force to protect themse…
A Leflore County man was found dead from gunshot wounds Wednesday morning in the backyard of a residence within the Brazil Homes complex.
Delbert Hosemann considers himself a “numbers guy.” There’s one number Mississippi’s lieutenant governor says he is homing in on: the state’s labor participation rate.
Family and friends of Leflore County’s two latest homicide victims are grieving over their losses while also grappling with the problem of gun violence, which continues to affect many people’s lives throughout the Greenwood area.
JACKSON — Mississippi law does not allow absentee voting by all people who have health conditions that might make them vulnerable to COVID-19, the state Supreme Court ruled Friday.
After seven weeks of operation and more than 1,500 plates of barbecue given out, Operation Peace Treaty has finished collecting surveys assessing Greenwood-area residents’ thoughts on gun violence and other community issues.
In the Leflore County Courthouse, Circuit Clerk Elmus Stockstill stacks a pile of papers titled “2020 General Election,” announcing that the sample ballots for the Nov. 3 election are available.
The number of Leflore County students and teachers who have gone into quarantine after being exposed to COVID-19 has dropped by more than half.
WASHINGTON — Congress should give the nation’s highest civilian honor posthumously to Emmett Till and his mother, Mamie Till-Mobley, a Republican and a Democratic senator said Wednesday.
The Greenwood Police Department is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest in connection with a hit-and-run incident that occurred earlier this year near The Crystal Grill.