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SUMNER — Tallahatchie County farmer Mike Sturdivant III directed $2,500 to R.H. Bearden Elementary School through America’s Farmers Grow Communities, sponsored by the Bayer Fund.
Charleston Police Chief Justin Gammage on Thursday announced that Charleston street project contractor Lehman-Roberts has informed the city that the entire Court Square will be off limits for park
A major street project got underway early this week in Charleston.
DaeQuandra Willis (right) is pictured moments after being crowned 2019 homecoming queen at West Tallahatchie High School’s Choctaw Stadium Friday night (Oct. 11).
Craig Walker, longtime East Tallahatchie School District educator and coach, and founder and coach of the summer youth Mississippi Roadrunners Track Club, was honored Saturday (Oct.

House and land for sale


FOR SALE: Manufactured home, 2008 doublewide, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1,600 sq. ft.  Excellent condition.  Central heat/air, deck, 19 acres with pond and fence in Tallahatchie County.  $75,000.  Reduced, must sell!  Call 662-207-4207 or 207-2495. 

East Tallahatchie School District has second-highest rate of chronic absenteeism among all state public school districts


In the Mississippi Department of Education's latest "Chronic Absenteeism Report," the East Tallahatchie School District is listed as having the second-highest rate of chronic student absenteeism among all public school districts in the state.