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  1. More Grenada ProgressRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 20 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    Local businessman John Cravens expects a second retail structure to be ready for occupancy in mid-June or early July. The 6,000 square foot building in the 1300 block of Sunset Drive will be a mirror of the Cravens' first building next door currently housing Allen's Fine Jewelry, The Flower Company, and Encore Physical Therapy.

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  2. Missed deadlines cost bidderRead the original story

    Friday May 19 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    A Grenada businessman saw the board of supervisors reject his previously-accepted bid for equipment after he missed several deadlines. In a special called meeting Wednesday, the Grenada County Board of Supervisors met with citizens who bid on the gym equipment in the former University of Mississippi Wellness Center in the Riverbirch Shopping Center.

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  3. Friday DelugeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    In a span of 25 minutes Friday, Grenada was bombarded with rain that caused flooding throughout much of the city - damaging homes, cars and businesses. "It got really bad Friday night," said Capt.

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  4. Big fire in busy area; no injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    It was a close call late Monday morning involving an SUV fire at the site of a busy bank and intersection around 11:30. When officers and firefighters arrived at the scene of Regions Bank at the intersection of Springhill Road and Sunset Drive, they discovered a late Dodge Durango fully engulfed in flames.

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  5. Burglary arrests made; shooting investigation continuesRead the original story

    Tuesday May 9 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    Grenada County Sheriff Alton Strider identified the men as Demario Edwards, 22, of Gore Springs; Charles Primer, 28, of Grenada; Michael Parker, 23, of Grenada; and Troy Anderson, 24, of Oakland; who were arrested early Sunday morning by the Grenada Police Department. According to Strider, the sheriff's department was notified of a home on Community Road that had been burglarized around 4:30 that morning.

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  6. Community observes Day of PrayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 9 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    Wind and rains could not stop people from coming out to the Downtown Square to join hands and pray Thursday afternoon. Close to 40 Grenadians turned out to lift their voices in the 66th Annual National Day of Prayer.

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  7. Grenadians help storm victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 5 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    After weekend storms hammered neighboring counties, the Grenada Soup Kitchen stepped up to deliver much needed meals to families affected in Kilmichael. For much of the week, families in the small Montgomery County town of 700, 28 miles southeast of Grenada along U.S. Highway 82, have been living in Grenada hotels.

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  8. Sondra Hyde Holman TaylorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    Sondra Hyde Holman Taylor, 50 years of age, a truly loving wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend, passed away Thursday, May 4, 2017, in her sleep at her home in Grenada. Sandy was born on Oct. 26, 1966, in Jackson.

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  9. The award was presented Friday night.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    Ida Givens is the recipient of the 2017 Book of Golden Deeds by the Grenada Exchange Club. Presenting the award to Givens are Exchange Club members Alanna McRee and Diane Barrentine.

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  10. Chamber, executive director part waysRead the original story

    Monday May 1 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    After two years, the Grenada Area Chamber of Commerce has cut ties with Tonja Ray-Smith. According to David Melton, president of the chamber of commerce, Ray-Smith was let go as executive director.

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  11. Law officers and Atmos officials on the scene.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 29 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    Dozens of people were ordered to evacuate their homes after a gas leak was detected by the Grenada Police Department Tuesday afternoon. The leak was discovered as a police officer patrolled the area of Pearl Street near College Street around 2:30.

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  12. Grenadian faces charges in Calhoun CountyRead the original story

    Friday Apr 28 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    Three Calhoun County school district educators are being charged for failing to report alleged inappropriate contact between a teacher and a student. According to The Clarion Ledger, a man identified as Bruce High School teacher and coach Loray Jordan Jr., of Grenada, was charged on April 21 with touching an eighth-grade female student inappropriately.

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  13. Memphis suspect arrested hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    A Memphis man wanted in connection with a homicide in that city was arrested here Wednesday night, according to the Grenada Police Department. Assistant Police Chief Maj.

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  14. Girault Jones talks about the historical marker he helped get put in place at the Grenada Depot.Read the original story

    Apr 21, 2017 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    The Grenada Depot carries a lot of history, including two previous structures being burned during the Civil War. One historian has added a special marker to show at the current deport to show its significance.

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  15. Wednesday, April 19, 2017Read the original story

    Apr 19, 2017 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    Mr. Sammy Gerald Ferguson Sr., 91, of Grenada, passed away Monday, April 17, 2017, at his residence after a brief illness. A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 22, at the Magnolia Cemetery near Coldwater.

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  16. Tuesday, April 18, 2017Read the original story

    Apr 18, 2017 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    The last surviving offspring of Thomas B. Coleman and Magarie Watkins Creekmore, Mary was born October 30, 1916, in Drew, Mississippi, where she grew up. A graduate of Greenwood High School, Mary received a Bachelor of Science degree in Home Economics from Mississippi State College for Women in 1939.

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  17. Wrecks kill 4 GrenadiansRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2017 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    According to the Jackson Sun, the three were identified as Gregory Sledge, 38; Tommy Sledge, 58; and Joretha Sledge, 61, all of Grenada. In all, according to the newspaper, 10 vehicles were involved in the crash along Interstate 40 in Decatur County, Tenn., about 150 miles northeast of Memphis.

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  18. Grenada influenced Worshama s new recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    Charlie Worsham's sophomore album "Beginning of Things" will be released Friday, and with rave reviews from all over the country, the singer-songwriter said Grenada was on his mind the entire time. The album consists of 13 songs, nine of which he co-wrote, and, according to Rolling Stone magazine it is "a skillful, dazzling array of musical genres that suggest the work of a seasoned veteran."

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  19. No gun at school ThursdayRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2017 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    Police and Grenada School District officials say there was no gun or any other weapon at any city school yesterday. Rumors spread rapidly on social media sites Thursday about a student having a gun either at the high school or the middle school.

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  20. Sales tax returns stay positiveRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2017 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    Sales tax figures show that Grenada is still in close range to other North Mississippi towns, but February statistics dropped a bit. The returns showed Grenada in good company when it comes to area towns as the fiscal ends its seventh month.

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