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Superintendent discusses goals with parents
Dr. Pallascene Cole, superintendent of West Bolivar Consolidated School District, held a forum for parents and the community Wednesday at McEvans School in Shaw to provide information on recently r...
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Sheriff reports actions in recent county crime
Bolivar County Sheriff Kelvin Williams held a press conference Wednesday to discuss a series of robberies that have occurred throughout Bolivar County. "We are here today to primarily announce weap...
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Weekend offers many activities
Octoberfest may be over but the October fun is not. Gunnison is hosting its 15th October Festival on today and Saturday. Admission is free and there will be fun games, live music, and free food. On...
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Cleveland schools receive new accountability ratings
The Cleveland School District's accountability ratings were released last week after the State Board of Education's meeting. Scores are listed as: official 2014, 2013 and 2014 without the waiver. C...
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SuperReader visits I.T. Montgomery
For 14 years, Floyd Stokes has been SuperReader, a persona he adopted to motivate children to read more, and Wednesday he stopped at I.T. Montgomery Elementary School in Mound Bayou, in the midst o...
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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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