THE MISSISSIPPI DEPARTMENT OF REHABILITATION SERVICES OFFERS OPPORTUNITIES FOR INDEPENDENCE FOR BOTH BUSINESSES AND CLIENTS. THE DELTA NEWS KAREN WILLIAMS HAS THE STORY
Roscoe Greene, president and general manager of Harlow's made major donations to the boys and girls club of Washington county, united way and to mayor Simmons.
With the holidays just around the corner, people may still be doing their last minute shopping. The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation issued holiday shopping safety tips for women.
Operation Angel Tree, an initiative the Salvation army says has been around for almost 100 years, will bring gifts to families and kids that are less fortunate this holiday season.
The Greenville Arts Council is hosting an art gallery with local artist Rick Anderson. GAC Executive Director Eleanor Wright talks about the upcoming event.
A way to help and honor veterans is coming to Greenville. The Gulf Coast Veterans are hosting a 2020 Veterans Stand Down. Organization representatives Kenny Magee and Quann Redmond discuss what the event will entail.
Agents with the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation made five arrests in connection with an undercover human trafficking operation in Pearl.
The Water Department in Greenville will be closed until noon today, December 7. The mayor's office was informed a Water Department employee tested positive for Covid-19 Sunday, December 6.
Deer are often more active during the fall and winter months, which can increase the risk of deer-related car accidents. The Mississippi Department of Public Safety issued a few tips to stay safe during deer season.
It's time to start holiday shopping. Lisa Paris discusses about a Renaissance Show coming to Greenwood December 10th and 11th, which includes lots of unique items you can find.
A blood pressure self monitoring program is coming to the Delta. The YMCA's Mickie Sandidge speaks about what the program entails as well as the importance of being aware of your blood pressure.
Along a county highway, Bryant’s grocery still stands, a reminder of the story of Emmett Till. An incident some say sparked the civil rights movement in the U.S. Now that dark story will be turned into a documentary with Greenwood as the setting.
Central District Justice Kenny Griffis, an appointee of former Gov. Phil Bryant, has won a full eight-year term on the Mississippi Supreme Court.
With the covid-19 pandemic, health care workers have been getting acknowledged for becoming real world superheros. One local doctor put his life on the line after he became a patient himself. A man with no pre-existing conditions became hospitalized for months due to covid-19.
The youth farmers program is hosting a talent show Saturday, November 14. Alan Owens with the Youth Farmers Program speaks about how beneficial it is for teens to learn about agriculture.
New accusations are coming out about Mississippi Supreme Court candidate Justice Latrice Westbrooks just days before the election.
With the coronavirus pandemic canceling many event,. one local woman hoping to provide some form of entertainment for area residents. One way is by hosting a drive-in movie theater. Nikki Landrum about how she's keeping the Halloween spirit alive during these unusual times.
Due to COVID-19, this year, the Mississippi Delta Heritage Area (MDNHA) will hold its annual grants pre-application workshops virtually on Zoom, to present information about MDNHA grants available in 2021.
Many of us are looking for inspiration in these times. Ms. Sue Davis with the Go on Girls Virtual Conference explains how she hopes to help girls and women overcome mental and emotional adversity.
October is breast cancer awareness month, and one local hospital wants to urge women in the Delta to get checked. Radiation Oncologist, Doctor Roderick Givens with the Greenwood Leflore Hospital about how a newly received grant will help treat breast cancer.
The Delta Cotton Belles are an organization here in the Delta hoping to spread awareness of breast cancer. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, so The Delta Cotton Belle's Kim Dowdy spoke about the organizations' mission to help women and men effected by breast cancer.