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Two Shelby students attend reception at governor's mansion
Gov. Phil Bryant hosted Young Men of Color at the Governor's Mansion recently during a reception that included the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and a group of the foundation’s grantees whose programs se...
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Supes discuss association with Choctaw Sewer
The Bolivar County Board of Supervisors met on Monday to discuss several matters including their relationship with the Choctaw Sewer Association. The county served as conduit for the funds for each...
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Rosedale library receives grant
The Rosedale library is the recipient of a grant from the Libri Foundation for $700 which was matched by a $350 grant from the Friends of the Bolivar County Library System making the total award $1...
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Countians urged to stay clear of collapsed bridge
After the collapse of the Murphree Road Bridge over Hushpuckena River, concerns for residents' safety was discussed at the Bolivar County Board of Supervisors Meeting on Monday. Supervisor Preston ...
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Shaw parents protest principal's transfer
Approximately 20 parents carried signs of protest in front of McEvans School in Shaw Monday to protest the transfer of Ronnie Brown, McEvans principal, to West Bolivar High School as principal of t...
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Two arrested with drugs
A traffic stop on Shaw Skene Road Oct. 16 uncovered nearly two pounds of high-grade marijuana. Arrested as a result of the traffic stop was Trenton Warren, 22 of Cleveland and Darryl Kinkle, 23, of...
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Bolivar Medical plans emergency Ebola drill
Bolivar Medical Center staff met with representatives of health and emergency agencies Monday afternoon to plan an emergency drill in the coming weeks to make sure the staff is prepared in the even...
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Head Start candy money stolen Tuesday
The employees of Cleveland Head Start No. 3 on Miss. Highway 8 West went to work Tuesday and found their kitchen broken into, a desk drawer ripped off of its hinges, and $10,000 missing. "We came i...
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Shaw parents form plan to voice concerns with school district
Approximately 70 parents and concerned citizens met in Shaw at Mt. Tabor Church Tuesday night to voice concerns regarding the transfer of Ronnie Brown from principal at McEvans to the Alternative S...
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Campbell believes in empowering her students
D.M. Smith Middle School is a special place and Tracy Selby Campbell wants Bolivar County to know. Campbell received her BSE in history and BA in Spanish from Delta State University and said she wa...
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Bolivar Medical takes precautions against Ebola
Just minutes after Thomas Eric Duncan arrived for a second time at the emergency room, the word is on his chart: "Ebola." But despite all the warnings that the deadly virus could arrive unannounced...
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Hill Demonstration School Mark Unveiled
Attendees of the Hill Demonstration School gather at the marker designating the significance of the school on Saturday. Approximately 125 alumni and friends gathered this weekend to celebrate their...
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Master Gardeners convene in Cleveland
Master Gardeners from five counties recently met at the Extension Service Building for a first time regional gathering. Approximately 30 Master Gardeners and interns from Bolivar, Washington, Sunfl...
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Keveon Taylor invited to U.S. Army All American Band
Cleveland High School senior Keveon Taylor was formally invited to join the prestigious U.S. Army All American Band as Army representatives, family, classmates, instructors, and fellow band members...
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CVFD responds quickly to chemical spill
On Wednesday emergency personnel responded to a call at Aguzzi Farms around 7 p.m. after a gas tank was punctured and began to leak. According to Cleveland Fire Inspector Greg Jackson, "Someone was...
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