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1 dies in highway accident
On Saturday at 2:14 a.m. Mississippi Highway Patrol Troopers, along with Sunflower County Fire Rescue officials, were dispatched to an accident on Miss. Highway 8 near Dockery. According to MHP Pub...
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Expect delays between Cleveland, Ruleville
Motorists traveling on Miss. Highway 8 between Cleveland and Ruleville should be aware the Mississippi Department of Transportation will be transitioning traffic to accommodate on-going constructio...
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Firefighter training
Bolivar County Volunteer Firefighters participated in a fire training exercise Saturday morning in Duncan hosted by District 2. Members from District 1 (Cleveland), District 7 (Shelby) and District...
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Cleveland schools registering online
Cleveland School District has taken another step into the digital world as it has been conducting registration for the 2014-2015 school year. “Online registration is live now,” said Cleveland Schoo...
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Boswell takes position at Pentagon
Col. Gentry Boswell completed his final flight with the B-1 bomber at Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D. on July 2, 2014. Family and friends gathered and thanked Boswell, the son of Mickey and Cookie B...
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Farmers market offers unique items
The Farmers Market is open every Saturday from 8-11 a.m. in The Alley by Mosquito Burrito in downtown Cleveland and it offers a variety of unusual items, in addition to the usual locally grown prod...
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Book sale benefits modern library
Cleveland High School will host a used library book sale on Tuesday to help raise money for renovations to the school’s library. “We are getting rid of old books as a fundraiser for a library makeo...
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Sales Tax Holiday in time for back-to-school
Mississippians can get ready to shop till they drop during the upcoming Sales Tax Holiday Friday and Saturday. According to the Mississippi Department of Revenue, the holiday will officially begin ...
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Low temp record hit
Last night’s low temperature in Cleveland smashed a 58-year-old record. Jody Correro, cooperative observer with the National Weather Service, said last night’s temperature was 60 degrees — 4 degree...
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Community vital to new hospital CEO
Robert Marshall is the new CEO of Bolivar Medical Center, replacing James Atkins, who has served as interim CEO of the hospital since February 2014. Marshall said his goal is to make Bolivar Medica...
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Peer Power Scholars explore ancient Greece
This summer, Peer Power scholars in Shelby have been exploring the world of the ancient Greeks in a series of activities with the theme: “It’s Greek to me.” Scholars attended Peer Power’s summer pr...
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Summer cool down
City officials and community residents gathered Tuesday for the official opening of the John T. Smith Memorial Swimming Pool, which had been closed a year undergoing extensive reconstruction. The n...
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Youth learn from garden
A recent workday in a Gunnison community garden became an evening of hard work and fun for several area children. The children harvested peppers, tomatoes and squash and picked fruit from several d...
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Possible gang activity reported
The Bolivar County Sheriff’s Department has received numerous calls about several unknown black males stopping vehicles and boxing them in around O’Reily Road and Bishop Road in Boyle. The unknown ...
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County continues fire truck discussion
A large part of Monday’s Bolivar County Board of Supervisors meeting was centered on the continuing discussion of getting a new fire truck for Mound Bayou. At the last meeting, Supervisor Preston B...
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