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2024-04-16Hibbler opens up 301 vote lead over Gary in today's special election
2024-04-16Greenwood Leflore Hospital posts March loss of $782,000
2024-04-16Don't forget to vote in Leflore County Today
2024-04-11URGENT: MS Supreme Court overturns lower court order that halted the April 16 Leflore County Special Election; the election will now take place next Tuesday
2024-03-26Greenwood Leflore Hospital posts February loss of $486,957
2024-03-21Chancery Clerk Johnny Gary sues Governor Reeves and the Election Commission to halt special election
2024-02-27Greenwood Leflore Hospital posts $5.76 million profit for January; Horne LLP presents audit for the prior year
2024-02-25North Sunflower Medical Center pulls out of Greenwood, building for sale
2024-02-23Judge overturns Leflore County Chancery Clerk and Supervisor primaries, new elections ordered between Hibbler and Gary, Self and Mitchell
2024-02-22URGENT: John Coleman pleads guilty to fraud in Express Grain collapse
2024-02-21Greenwood city council votes pay raises for council members and mayor
2024-02-13Woman charged with vandalizing Catholic church indicted, now awaits mental evaluation
2024-02-12URGENT: John Coleman set to change his not guilty plea in his federal criminal fraud case in the Express Grain collapse
2024-01-23Greenwood Leflore Hospital posts December loss of $322,000, receives $5 million in enhanced MHAP payments in January
2024-01-22Carroll County mother shoots home invader, deputies arrest suspect inside Acy's Store
2024-01-02Johnny Gary out as county administrator for Leflore County
2024-01-02New details emerge in hospital trustee appointment lawsuit; court issues written orders
2023-12-18Judge Perkins rejects request to put off Wednesday's hearing in hospital appointee squabble
2023-12-05Leflore County supervisors sue city of Greenwood, fire chief over hospital board appointment
2023-11-27Greenwood City Council votes to reject all bids for the Lease or Sale of Greenwood Leflore Hospital
2023-11-21Greenwood City Council tables resolution to reject all bids for the sale or lease of Greenwood Leflore Hospital
2023-11-20Greenwood City Council prepares to reject all bids for the lease or sale of Greenwood Leflore Hospital
2023-11-17Federal judge tosses "red hair" lawsuit filed against Greenwood Leflore Hospital
2023-11-07Oxbow Crush lays off workers as Greenwood oil mill restart effort hits roadblocks
2023-10-30Lawsuit between business owners and the city of Greenwood dismissed
2023-10-17Greenwood Leflore Hospital posts annual overall loss of $8.89 million
2023-10-13More details emerge on Quentin Whitwell's bid to lease or purchase Greenwood Leflore Hospital
2023-09-26Quentin Whitwell enters bid for Greenwood Leflore Hospital RFP
2023-09-21Governor Tate Reeves announces major increase in Medicaid reimbursements, $10 million more for Greenwood Leflore Hospital per year
2023-09-20Greenwood Leflore Hospital posts operating loss for August of $1.55 million, available cash down to $793,000
2023-09-18John Coleman's state criminal fraud trial put off again; bankruptcy court updates
2023-09-13URGENT: Leflore County Board of Supervisors denies Greenwood Leflore Hospital's request for $1 million draw for September payroll
2023-09-04Bankruptcy judge bars Express Grain lawyer from pursuing claims against former owners
2023-08-28Man accused of murdering his six-year-old half-brother in Vaiden will never stand trial for the killing
2023-08-25"Red hair" firing lawsuit against Greenwood Leflore Hospital awaits federal judge's decision
2023-08-22Even with critical access designation, GLH FY2023-2024 proposed budget projects operating loss of $5.4 million
2023-08-21Round Two in Greenwood Leflore Hospital RFP for lease or sale
2023-08-15North Sunflower Medical Center gains tax exemption for Greenwood clinic; first look at the new Hospital RFP
2023-07-28Fired GLCSD Superintendent James Johnson-Waldington lays out details of his case in Petition for Review
2023-07-25Colemans claim attorney Craig Geno has a conflict of interest, want him off the Express Grain case
2023-07-25Express Grain Liquidating Trustee threatens to sue Dr. Michael Coleman
2023-07-21John Coleman's federal criminal trial put off until November 27, 2023
2023-07-20Greenwood losing two key doctors; report on hospital meeting yesterday
2023-07-18Greenwood Leflore Hospital posts overall loss of $1.42 million in June, owes Medicaid $688,000 in excess DSH payments
2023-07-10Vaiden murder suspect found incompetent to stand trial
2023-07-08Dismissed Greenwood Leflore County School Superintendent James Johnson-Waldington not reinstated after board hearing yesterday
2023-06-20Sparks fly at city council meeting discussion of hospital board reappointment
2023-06-02Creditors still scrambling to grab what's left of bankrupt Express Grain's money
2023-05-25Dr. Michael Coleman files $2.8 million expense claim against bankrupt Express Grain
2023-05-19Greenwood loses 6.6% of its population, 963 residents since 2020 Census
2023-05-16Greenwood Leflore Hospital posts overall loss of $1.36 million in April, but available cash saw a significant increase
2023-05-12New trustee on the trail of "discovered assets" in Express Grain president John Coleman's personal bankruptcy
2023-05-05Federal court dismisses Emmett Till lawsuit against Leflore County Sheriff
2023-05-02Supervisors vote to re-advertise Greenwood Leflore Hospital for lease or sale
2023-05-01Woman claims Greenwood Leflore Hospital fired her because her hair was too red
2023-04-18Greenwood Leflore Hospital posts overall profit of $786,289 in March; six month fiscal year loss totals $5 million
2023-04-13Leflore County Sheriff Ricky Banks asks the federal court to dismiss complaint in the Emmett Till Arrest Warrant Case
2023-04-04Leflore County Supervisors vote to obtain $10 million line of credit for the financially struggling Greenwood Leflore Hospital
2023-03-31Express Grain's president John Coleman's criminal trial put off
2023-03-27Bankruptcy court finally confirms Express Grain Plan of Liquidation
2023-03-24Greenwood Convention and Visitors Bureau board loses its insurance in fallout from racial discrimination lawsuit
2023-03-21Greenwood Leflore Hospital suffers $1.73 million loss in February, down to $800,000 in available cash
2023-03-20UMB Bank, Dr. Michael Coleman abruptly settle their $39 million lawsuit in the Express Grain collapse
2023-03-13Farmers, Don Barrett sue Horne CPA in the Express Grain collapse
2023-03-02Court orders Express Grain president John Coleman's personal bankruptcy into Chapter 7
2023-02-25Greenwood losing four more doctors
2023-02-21Greenwood Leflore Hospital suffers $1.30 million operating loss in January, overall loss of $160,107
2023-02-16Ashley Farmer, Greenwood Convention and Visitors Bureau settle federal discrimination lawsuit
2023-02-14Bankrupt Express Grain President John Coleman asks for continuance in his federal criminal case
2023-02-10Discrimination lawsuit between Dr. Preston Boles and Greenwood Leflore Hospital has been settled, Monday's jury trial cancelled
2023-02-08Emmett Till relative asks Federal Court to force Leflore County Sheriff to arrest Carolyn Donham in the kidnapping of Emmett Till
2023-01-31Greenwood Leflore Hospital Board approves submission of Critical Access application to CMS
2023-01-27UMMC Response to Greenwood Leflore Hospital Lease RFP finally revealed
2023-01-19Three men arrested, charged in this morning's armed robbery at the Blackhawk Dollar General
2023-01-17County hands $1 million check to Greenwood Leflore Hospital board; Horne presents fiscal year audit
2023-01-09Greenwood Convention and Visitors Bureau offers executive director job to Ashley Farmer
2023-01-02Replies filed by Ashley Farmer in her racial discrimination claim against Greenwood and its Convention and Visitors Bureau
2022-12-28Seven creditors of bankrupt Express Grain give up trying to collect $40+ million they are owed
2022-12-27Federal Judge denies Greenwood Leflore Hospital's request to dismiss Dr. Preston Boles' race discrimination case
2022-12-27Man Charged with Christmas day murder in Carroll County
2022-12-20GLH loses $2.16 million in November; State Health Officer Dr. Dan Edney discusses financial woes
2022-12-16Dr. Michael Coleman denies he owes what UMB Bank claims in Express Grain collapse
2022-12-16UMMC and Blue Cross settle their dispute
2022-12-12UMB Bank sues Dr. Michael Coleman for $38+ million in Express Grain collapse
2022-12-09Greenwood Leflore Hospital quietly closes down additional services, loses more doctors
2022-12-08Greenwood Leflore Hospital reopens its After Hours Clinic
2022-12-07Federal Court sets trial date for John Coleman in Express Grain collapse indictment; potential penalties disclosed
2022-12-06URGENT: Express Grain president John Coleman arrested by the FBI, indicted on multiple federal counts of wire fraud
2022-12-06URGENT: John Coleman arrested, indicted by Leflore County Grand Jury in Express Grain collapse
2022-12-02Court appointed Examiner and Lawyers run up a $120,000 bill in John Coleman's personal bankruptcy case
2022-11-21Leflore County Supervisors appropriate $2.25 million to the Greenwood Leflore Hospital; 10 mill additional levy of property taxes may be considered
2022-11-19Greenwood demands the Granthams pay city's legal fees in discrimination lawsuit
2022-11-17GLH closes Greenwood Primary Care Clinic; beloved family doctor let go
2022-11-15GLH loses $1.94 million in October, available cash down to $1.84 million
2022-11-14Bankrupt Express Grain still owes UMB Bank $35.8 million
2022-11-01Property taxes will have to be raised to finance GLH lease to UMMC
2022-10-28Some county supervisors apparently confused about UMMC demand for $9.1 million payment for leasing the hospital
2022-10-27City, county, hospital officials still keeping UMMC proposal top secret; county supervisors very upset about possible adverse terms of the deal
2022-10-25GLH loses $2.37 million in September, $17.98 million for FY 2022
2022-10-24Bankrupt Express Grain seeks to correct various problems with some of its previous court filings
2022-10-14Judge Kevin Adams sues James Littleton for slander, libel
2022-10-06Bankrupt Express Grain pays out $57.6 million to bank, finance companies, and a few farmers
2022-10-05Bankrupt Express Grain asks the court's permission to pay another $332,510 to CR3 management company; grand total approaches $2 million so far
2022-10-04GLH announces permanent closure of labor and delivery services in Greenwood
2022-09-26Fireworks erupt in county court judge's race in Leflore County
2022-09-20Local business owners sue Greenwood officials, alleging free speech retaliation
2022-09-20GLH losses for August total $2.87 million, revenue down substantially due to sewage backup closure
2022-09-19US Bankruptcy Trustee files objection to Express Grain's liquidation plan disclosure
2022-09-08And then there were none: last farmer withdraws 557 grain claim in Express Grain bankruptcy
2022-09-01GLH announces UMMC has made an offer to take over hospital services; more closures, layoffs announced
2022-08-29Coleman family members respond to bonding company's lawsuit regarding the Express Grain bankruptcy
2022-08-24Greenwood Leflore Hospital re-opens 12 inpatient beds for medical/surgical patients
2022-08-22Beware the claw backs: Express Grain threatens to sue its own creditors and other companies that did business with it
2022-08-18Greenwood Leflore Hospital re-opens but will not admit patients at this time
2022-08-16Express Grain bankruptcy saga inches forward - now there's only one farmer left
2022-08-16Greenwood Leflore Hospital provides more details about sewage woes, takes steps to prepare to re-open
2022-08-16GLH losses for July total $2.12 million; Board re-hires Gary Marchand as interim CEO
2022-08-15Greenwood Leflore Hospital transferring its patients out due to sewage line issues
2022-08-06More property found in John Coleman's personal bankruptcy case; lawyer asks for $34,181.08 in legal costs
2022-08-05Bankrupt Express Grain dismisses challenge to revocation of its grain licenses; re-organization plan due August 15
2022-07-28Delta Grain Company now fully open for business at the bankrupt Express Grain's former warehouses
2022-07-20Details emerge of proposed "Request for Proposals" to lease the Greenwood Leflore Hospital
2022-07-19Greenwood Utilities tables Greenwood Leflore Hospital's request for $100,000 free utilities per month
2022-07-18Thomas Perry III bound over to grand jury in Vaiden first degree murder, arson, cruelty case
2022-07-18GLH losses for June total $1.65 million; total usable cash now down to $3.69 million
2022-07-15Greenwood Leflore Hospital CEO Jason Studley abruptly resigns
2022-07-14Six year old Vaiden murder victim died from multiple stab wounds
2022-07-12Bond set at $1.2 million in Vaiden fratricide and arson
2022-07-11Thomas Perry III charged with murder, arson in his six year old brother's death
2022-07-10Murder/Arson in Vaiden; suspect in custody
2022-07-06Farmers' Attorney Don Barrett continues to pursue UMB Bank in Express Grain debacle
2022-07-05Express Grain bankruptcy: now it's down to just five farmers contesting their grain interests
2022-07-05URGENT: Judge REFUSES to stop enforcement of Mississippi anti-abortion laws
2022-07-02Express Grain bankruptcy updates: delinquent property taxes finally paid
2022-07-01GLH losses for May total $3.16 million; total usable cash now down to $4.63 million
2022-06-30More Doctors fired by Greenwood Leflore Hospital
2022-06-23Greenwood Leflore Hospital Announces Discussions for Joint Operation of Facilities and Services
2022-06-23Last legal obstacle removed from final sale of bankrupt Express Grain assets
2022-06-22Bankrupt Express Grain owes $72,000 in delinquent property taxes, despite benefiting from ten year exemptions
2022-06-13Convention Bureau votes to pay a consultant $23,000 to search for its next executive director
2022-06-13URGENT: UMB Bank transferring Express Grain assets to FSB Companies and Thoroughbred
2022-06-10Rumors fly about sale of bankrupt Express Grain assets by UMB Bank
2022-06-10Arby's planning to come to Greenwood
2022-06-07Examiner granted access to federal files in the John Coleman bankruptcy case
2022-06-03Money owed to farmers for unpaid grain deliveries made to bankrupt Express Grain tops $49 million
2022-06-02MDA sues bankrupt Express Grain, claims falsified audit reports were submitted to obtain $750,000 grant
2022-05-28Bankrupt Express Grain president John Coleman asks court permission to sell his home for $560,000
2022-05-27Legal and professional fees top $2.19 million in Express Grain bankruptcy case
2022-05-26Greenwood Leflore County Public Schools rank 5th lowest in statewide 3rd grade reading scores
2022-05-24More details emerge in the vandalism of the Catholic sanctuary
2022-05-24GLH Pain Management Center set to close
2022-05-17FBI seized over 100 boxes of documents from Express Grain during raid
2022-05-17Arrest made in vandalism of Catholic church
2022-05-17GLH Board Member says the hospital minutes are incomplete, plans to file ethics complaint
2022-05-13Legal and professional fees top $980,000 in Express Grain bankruptcy case
2022-05-13More subpoenas issued in Don Barrett's lawsuit against UMB Bank concerning the Express Grain collapse
2022-05-09Greenwood Convention and Visitors Bureau hires Ashley Farmer as interim executive director
2022-05-05Express Grain asks bankruptcy court for permission to spend even more collateral cash through June 3rd
2022-05-02Express Grain Bankruptcy Court approves Settlement Agreement over disputed grain proceeds
2022-04-28Express Grain bankruptcy creditors scramble desperately to be paid, but to no avail
2022-04-27Travelers and Disclaiming Farmers each respond to contrary claims regarding the effect of the settlement agreement
2022-04-26Express Grain bankruptcy creditors await court ruling on the proposed settlement agreement
2022-04-22Confusion and danger in the run-up to Monday's hearing on the Express Grain settlement
2022-04-22Examiner in John Coleman's personal bankruptcy case seeks documents seized by the FBI
2022-04-21Travelers warns farmers they might not be able to claim against Express Grain's surety bonds
2022-04-19Travelers sues Colemans for bond in Express Grain bankruptcy case
2022-04-19GLH lost $2.57 million in March, cash reserves down to $7 million
2022-04-15Express Grain bankruptcy court finalizes sanctions against attorney Don Barrett
2022-04-13Express Grain settlement terms finally disclosed: farmers would receive only $9.25 million
2022-04-13URGENT: Court hits Express Grain president John Coleman with $71 million judgment in favor of UMB Bank
2022-04-12Express Grain settlement hits snag
2022-04-11Details of Express Grain bankruptcy auction finally revealed in final sales order by the court
2022-04-08URGENT: Settlement discussed in afternoon status conference in Express Grain bankruptcy case
2022-04-04Express Grain sues to claw back credit card charges made by its president John Coleman
2022-04-01Express Grain Bankruptcy Court denies Examiner's request for access to discovery data
2022-03-31UMB Bank legal bill presented in sanction order against Don Barrett; $4.4 million more owed for grain
2022-03-29Express Grain president John Coleman pleads the Fifth Amendment at his creditors meeting today
2022-03-29Express Grain bankruptcy claims total $214.5 million
2022-03-26Express Grain Owner Dr. Michael Coleman files claims for unpaid grain delivery, $5.6 million loan
2022-03-25Express Grain Bankruptcy Court sanctions Don Barrett in flap with UMB Bank
2022-03-23Bankrupt Express Grain president John Coleman answers questions at his creditors meeting
2022-03-22UMB Bank goes after attorney Don Barrett in Express Grain bankruptcy case
2022-03-22Express Grain appeals MS Department of Agriculture decision voiding its warehouse licenses for fraud
2022-03-21Farmers unhappy with Express Grain bankruptcy mediation efforts
2022-03-19Express Grain projects $4.8 million less in sequestered cash than previously estimated
2022-03-17Filings show Express Grain repeatedly stole soybeans it had sold to others for almost two years
2022-03-15BREAKING: Express Grain bankruptcy court sends grain determination to mediation
2022-03-15Express Grain bankruptcy produces hundreds of objections to claims on the missing soybeans
2022-03-15Express Grain president John Coleman's residence listed for sale
2022-03-15GLH lost $3.14 million in February, cash reserves at $10 million
2022-03-10Express Grain president John Coleman will plead the 5th, his lawyer informs the court
2022-03-08Express Grain president John Coleman blows off creditors meeting today
2022-03-07Express Grain sold soybeans it didn't possess, records show
2022-03-03Production Lenders appeal key orders in the Express Grain bankruptcy
2022-03-01Final Determination Hearing in Express Grain Bankruptcy put off until March 31st
2022-02-26UMB Bank high bidder at Express Grain auction
2022-02-25Press excluded from Express Grain auction and sale hearing
2022-02-24Express Grain claims it has $41.6 million in "segregated accounts" collected to help pay off its creditors
2022-02-24URGENT: FBI raids Express Grain, John Coleman's home
2022-02-23Mississippi Development Authority files claim against bankrupt Express Grain for $750,000
2022-02-17Express Grain's president John Coleman missing from deposition
2022-02-16Bankruptcy Court orders auction of Express Grain assets on February 25
2022-02-15Strange filings today in Express Grain bankruptcy case
2022-02-15GLH lost $1.29 million in January
2022-02-11Express Grain requests to auction all its assets on February 25
2022-02-10URGENT: Mississippi Department of Agriculture VOIDS Express Grain warehouse licenses due to fraud
2022-02-07John Coleman, others to be deposed in Express Grain bankruptcy case
2022-02-03Hearing held on Express Grain licenses, decision likely next week
2022-02-02Unpaid Farmers prepare to question UMB Bank and others in Express Grain bankruptcy
2022-02-01John Coleman asks bankruptcy court to convert his case to Chapter 7
2022-01-31Farmers ask Court to throw out "illegal" warehouse receipts in Express Grain bankruptcy
2022-01-25UMB Bank levels new fraud accusations against John Coleman and Express Grain
2022-01-24Ashley Farmer sues Greenwood, Convention and Visitors Bureau for racial discrimination
2022-01-21Farmers ask court to liquidate Express Grain
2022-01-20Express Grain bankruptcy lawyers ask for $252,445.65 in legal fees and costs
2022-01-19Express Grain docs show apparent cover up of huge loss in 2020
2022-01-18Express Grain owes $60 million more than first believed to its creditors
2022-01-18GLH first quarter operating loss was $4.93 million, but total profit was $3.08 million
2022-01-17Who paid for Express Grain's 15 new golf carts?
2022-01-14Express Grain seeks to sell all its assets, including 15 golf carts
2022-01-13Farmers double down in class action suit against UMB Bank in Express Grain failure
2022-01-13Bankruptcy Court rebukes John Coleman for "bad faith conduct" in his bankruptcy case
2022-01-10Express Grain employees told today they may be laid off, and the company shut down
2022-01-07UMB Bank: insider contacted us about suspicious Express Grain filings
2022-01-06Judge orders appointment of Examiner in John Coleman's personal bankruptcy case
2022-01-05UMB Bank, Express Grain ask court to protect Express Grain from MS Department of Agriculture fraud investigation
2021-12-30Judge approves Express Grain payment of $355,846.33 to restructuring consultants
2021-12-29John Coleman refuses to answer questions at creditors meeting
2021-12-21ARPA money puts Greenwood Leflore Hospital in the black for November
2021-12-20URGENT: Mississippi Department of Agriculture investigating Express Grain for false filings
2021-12-20Express Grain wants to borrow another $30 million
2021-12-14Express Grain asks to pay management costs of $465,751.58 to outside restructuring firm
2021-11-19Express Grain lawyer: farmers will not be fully paid for their grain deliveries
2021-11-19Express Grain bankruptcy filings show more than $115 million in debts
2021-11-1625% of Greenwood Leflore Hospital employees still unvaccinated
2021-11-12State Auditor demands repayment of $113,201 in illegal COVID-related expenditures by Leflore County supervisors
2021-11-11Former GLH Chief Nursing Officer moves to Starkville hospital
2021-11-10Greenwood Leflore Hospital maintains "B" Safety Grade
2021-10-19GLH monthly loss drops to $1.2 million in September, FY 2021 total loss of $14.4 million
2021-10-18Greenwood Leflore Hospital Chief Nursing Officer Gloria Boyd retires
2021-10-18Hospital files response to doctor's discrimination lawsuit
2021-09-21GLH monthly loss rose to $1.9 million in August, cash burn $1.35 million
2021-09-03Curtis Flowers sues District Attorney Doug Evans, three others for malicious prosecution
2021-08-17GLH slashes monthly loss to $1.1 million, cash burn $2.84 million for July
2021-08-16Large error found in Carrollton census numbers
2021-08-13Official 2020 Census figures - Greenwood population drops 1597 people, shrinks 9.9% since 2010
2021-08-02Dr. Preston Boles sues Greenwood Leflore Hospital, claims racial discrimination
2021-07-28GLH abruptly closes Neurosurgery Clinic
2021-07-20GLH posts $4.3 million operating loss for June, $10.2 million for first 9 months of fiscal year
2021-06-28Itta Bena Mayoral election contested
2021-06-22GLH posts May loss of $2.61 million, cash burn of $2.8 million
2021-06-21Leflore County lifts mask mandate
2021-05-31Greenwood losing a neurosurgeon
2021-05-27Greenwood population drops 128 people, shrinks 16.7% in 10 years
2021-05-27Woman found dead at Regency Inn in Greenwood
2021-05-18GLH posts April loss of $875,629, cash burn of $3.39 million
2021-04-29Greenwood Leflore Hospital "Safety Grade" improves to "B"
2021-04-21GLH posts March loss of $1.83 million
2021-04-20Greenwood City Council extends mandatory mask ordinance through June 15
2021-04-14Lusco's Restaurant announces its closing this year
2021-03-16February's ice and snow push Hospital monthly operating loss to $2.83 million
2021-03-08Mask Mandate renewed by Leflore County Supervisors
2021-03-02Court awards $500,000 to Curtis Flowers for 23 years of wrongful imprisonment
2021-03-01Payment to Curtis Flowers approved by Mississippi House of Representatives
2021-02-24Curtis Flowers sues state for wrongful imprisonment compensation
2021-02-23Hospital operating loss drops to $1.60 million for January
2021-01-19Hospital operating loss swells to $2.58 million for December
2021-01-19Greenwood Mayor Carolyn McAdams out with COVID-19
2020-12-15Hospital operating loss swells to $1.95 million for November
2020-12-15Greenwood Leflore Hospital "Safety Grade" Bumps up to "C"
2020-11-17Hospital patient revenue down $1.3 million compared to October 2019
2020-11-03Mississippi SOS asks for Attorney General's help following masking issue in Greenwood
2020-11-02Greenwood City Prosecutor will prosecute violations of masking ordinance at voting precincts tomorrow
2020-10-2510 shot, 2 killed in overnight Greenwood shooting rampage
2020-10-20Hospital Operating Loss for FY2020 was $17.6 million, total loss $783,000
2020-09-25Pizza Hut shut down for good in Greenwood, Winona
2020-09-15Hospital operating loss of $16.9 million so far this year
2020-08-18Hospital trims total losses to $1.3 million for the fiscal year
2020-07-28School board budget hearing could not be heard
2020-07-21Hospital in the black due to huge COVID CARES Act grants
2020-07-14Report on Hospital's future discussed in secret
2020-06-24Hospital Announces Permanent Closure of Three Satellite Clinics
2020-06-22Leflore County Supervisors vote to remove Confederate statue from court house lawn
2020-06-16Hospital Receives $5.75 million in COVID-19 CARES Act funding in May
2020-06-06Greenwood Citizens Protest George Floyd Murder
2020-05-21Greenwood population drops another 205 people, shrinks 16.1% in 9 years
2020-05-19No Arrest Yet in Lunchtime Saturday Hit and Run at the Crystal Grill
2020-05-19Hospital lost $5.2 million in March and April
2020-04-30Wayne Self Appeals Election Contest Loss to Supreme Court
2020-04-30Greenwood Leflore Hospital "Safety Grade" Falls to "D"
2020-04-15Another Church Sues Greenville, Mayor for Threats
2020-04-14Department of Justice Intervenes in Greenville Church Attack Case
2020-04-13Church Sues City of Greenville, Mayor after Police Bust up Church Service
2020-04-11KY Federal Judge: Louisville Mayor Cannot Shut Down Drive-in Church Services
2020-04-07Massive Flash Flooding on Grand Boulevard
2020-04-06Larry's Fish House Re-opens after Mayor McAdams Closed it Down
2020-03-17Hospital lost $775,000 in February; 3 new COVID-19 cases in Leflore County
2020-03-09City of Greenwood Settles Police Assault Torture Kidnapping Lawsuit for Undisclosed Amount
2020-03-07City of Greenwood Walks Back Lies it Told Federal Court in Bert Keys Assault/Torture Lawsuit
2020-02-25Judge Tosses Wayne Self's Election Contest
2020-02-24Supervisor District 4 Election Contest Begins
2020-02-18Hospital lost $190,324 in January
2020-02-05North New Summit School Founder, Son Indicted for Embezzlement
2020-01-21Hospital lost $256,109 in December
2019-12-30$2 million default judgment against deli owner set aside
2019-12-17Hospital lost $1.48 million in November
2019-11-19Hospital lost $189,956 in October
2019-11-08Did Hospital refuse to answer survey to hide negative safety scores?
2019-11-07Report: Greenwood Leflore Hospital declines to participate in national safety survey
2019-10-15GLH posts year-end loss of $7.87 million
2019-09-17Hospital losses for August smaller, cash balance drops
2019-09-17Leflore County schools receive 'F' grade - Again
2019-09-03Leflore County Farm Land Property Taxes Skyrocket - Here's Why
2019-09-02ATMOS damage to street, sidewalks finally repaired
2019-08-20Hospital Loses $733,336 in July
2019-07-16Hospital Loses $1.5 Million in June
2019-06-24City of Greenwood Makes False Statements to the Federal Court in Bert Keys Lawsuit
2019-06-21URGENT: US Supreme Court overturns Curtis Flowers Murder Conviction by 7-2 vote
2019-06-04Ricky Powers elected as new Hospital Board Chairman
2019-05-23Greenwood population drops another 200 people, shrinks 14.7% in 8 years
2019-05-21Greenwood Leflore Hospital lost $787,000 in April
2019-05-15Greenwood Leflore Hospital given "D" Safety Rating in national study
2019-05-15Another Doctor Leaving Greenwood Leflore Hospital
2019-04-16Hospital lost $317,641 in March
2019-04-11Exonerated Taser Victim sues Greenwood Police
2019-03-19Hospital Lost $1.16 million in February
2019-03-05Hemorrhage of Hospital Doctors Continues
2019-03-04Sheriff Walker's Statement re: Friday evening triple murder
2019-02-18Hospital Fired Five Doctors in Recent Years
2019-01-31URGENT: Hospital Fires Beloved Long-time Doctor
2019-01-03Greenwood population drops below 14,000, shrinks 13.4% in 7 years
2018-12-05Military investigators: plane crash was preventable
2018-10-30Leflore County Emergency Management Director Fred Randle sues county, sheriff department
2018-10-24Tempers flare as GLH losses balloon to $9.5 million
2018-08-21Citizens outraged as Hospital Board ignores questions, expels public from meeting
2018-08-21UPDATE: Hospital strips surgeon's credential off sign, website
2018-08-21Greenwood Surgeon's Credentials Questioned
2018-08-17Reports: UMMC withdraws GLH affiliation proposals
2018-05-31A.G. says Hospital Board Illegally Appointed
2018-03-21Hospital Board fires CEO Jim Jackson
2017-12-29Explosion tears through peanut warehouse
2017-12-29Peanut warehouse fully involved in blaze
2017-12-29Peanut warehouse on fire in Industrial Park
2017-12-14State Auditor rates Greenwood Leflore Hospital POOR in financial strength assessment
2017-11-08Doctors protest being "locked out" of hospital decision making
2017-10-19Leflore County schools receive 'F' grade
2017-05-22Latest Victim Sues Greenwood Police Officer
2017-04-13Viking socked with $4.65 Million Product Safety Penalty
2017-04-12Judge Denies Camera Coverage in Leflore County Trial
2017-03-21Democrats Boot Glenn from Ballot
2017-03-03Federal Court Dismisses Arnold Smith's Bankruptcy
2016-11-03URGENT: Arnold Smith ordered released from state mental hospital
2016-10-31Greenwood City Council declines to adopt "Gay Rights" ordinance
2016-10-20Arnold Smith loses lawsuit to remove Attorney General from office
2016-10-20Another Arnold Smith lawsuit thrown out
2016-10-20Greenwood, Leflore County schools receive 'D' grades
2016-10-14Reckless Driving by Greenwood City Garbage Trucks Continues
2016-10-11Beware Reckless Garbage Trucks in Greenwood
2016-09-23Tulane Docs recommend Dr. Arnold Smith's release from Whitfield
2016-09-21Court filing suggests Arnold Smith may soon be released from Whitfield
2016-09-16Man indicted for Mexican Mafia hit shake-down of Lee Abraham
2016-08-15No investigation in latest illegal arrest
2016-07-14Greenwood, Leflore County schools receive 'D' grades
2016-06-27Another illegal arrest by Greenwood police thrown out by judge
2016-06-22Hinds County DA Arrested, Charged by AG
2016-06-08Census Bureau quietly revises Greenwood 2010 census numbers up 5.8%
2016-06-07Greenwood Shrinks 4.1% in 5 Years
2016-05-24Greenwood Police Officer Arrested for DUI
2016-05-09Montrell Greene sues Greenwood Public School District, 3 Board Members
2016-04-22Greenwood Sales Tax Increase Dies
2016-03-24Perkins Appeals McAdams Election Contest Victory
2016-03-08Affidavit in Barr Arrest Signed by Greenwood Police Officer
2016-03-08Jelani Barr Arrested for Facebook Post
2016-03-07Federal Judge sends Abraham v. Smith back to state court for trial
2016-02-27Carroll County Home Invasion Suspects Caught, Jailed
2016-02-26Judge Rejects McAdams' Demand for Sanctions against Perkins
2016-01-08Troy Brown Suit against the County Settled
2016-01-04School Board fires Superintendent Montrell Greene
2015-12-15Court Refuses to Throw Out Troy Brown Lawsuit against Leflore County Supervisors
2015-12-08Greenwood Leflore Hospital Sues Collection Company, Claims $380,000 in Fraudulent Over-billings
2015-12-05Three Years Later, Family Seeks Answers in Death of Jennifer Larry
2015-12-03TTC Publishes Senator Melanie Sojourner Senate Election Contest Petition
2015-11-01Judge Lackey Was Wrong to Dismiss Perkins Case
2015-10-13Greenwood Settles Jelani Barr Civil Rights Lawsuit
2015-10-02Court Throws Out Perkins Election Contest
2015-10-02TTC's Perkins v. McAdams trial video coverage continues
2015-09-30Perkins v. McAdams trial video posted
2015-09-11Police Video Confirms Cops Lied in Barr Arrest
2015-09-07Judge gives go-ahead to Abraham Lawsuit Against Arnold Smith
2015-09-07Trustee Claims Arnold Smith Bankruptcy Filed in Bad Faith
2015-08-28Greenwood, Policemen sued for illegal arrest
2015-08-22Citizens Rally for the State Flag
2015-08-19Perkins demands McAdams pay legal fees
2015-08-18Greenwood City Council votes to ban state flag
2015-08-15Citizens to be Barred from Speaking at Council Meeting on Flag Removal
2015-08-14Flag Removal on Tuesday's City Council Agenda
2015-08-13Final Certified Primary Election Results
2015-08-13State Flag Back Up this Morning
2015-08-11State Flag Taken Down This Morning
2015-08-10Leflore County Supervisors Vote to Remove State Flag from Courthouse
2015-08-03Court Rejects City's Gambit, Dismisses Case against Barr
2015-07-30Judge Slaps Down Mayor McAdams Bid to Toss Election Contest
2015-07-20City Refuses to Finally Dismiss Case against Barr
2015-07-20City Files False Statements in Barr Prosecution
2015-07-01Greenwood sets Jelani Barr trial date for August 3rd
2015-06-16City Council declines to appeal election contest legal fees
2015-06-12City Council to consider appealing election contest fee
2015-05-27Court bars City from paying Mayor's election contest lawyers
2015-05-26Holmes County charges against Jelani Barr dismissed today
2015-05-19Video posted of Hey's address, Council's discussion of anti-civil rights ordinance
2015-05-19Arrest of Citizens who ridicule the Police is official Greenwood City Policy
2015-05-18Mayor McAdams loses fight to toss election contest
2015-05-18Greenwood fires police officer in Jelani Barr arrest
2015-05-12Secret documents show 2nd Police Officer lied about Jelani Barr arrest
2015-05-12Police abuse victim barred from disciplinary hearing
2015-05-0926% failure rate for Greenwood Public Schools 3rd grade reading exam
2015-05-06Explosive Allegations in Arnold Smith murder-for-hire case
2015-04-21Video: Hey calls for prosecution of police officer in Jelani Barr arrest
2015-04-21Greenwood refuses access to Jelani Barr arrest videos
2015-04-21BREAKING: Police Officer suspended pending investigation of Barr arrest
2015-04-18Video of Election Contest Hearing - Perkins vs. McAdams
2015-04-09Citizen Video refutes Police Chief Moore's statements
2015-04-08Ex Police Officer S C Perkins sues city, mayor
2015-04-07Dustup over East Elementary polling place
2015-03-31Dr. Arnold Smith files for Bankruptcy
2015-03-18Double Dose of Bad News for Greenwood
2015-03-16Monster Greenwood Zoning/Development Ordinance set for adoption
2015-03-16Greenwood to impose criminal sanctions under new garbage laws
2015-03-12Affidavit filed against Larry "Kite" Johnson
2015-02-28More Leflore County Candidates Qualify
2015-01-09Judge's Recusal Order from Election Contest
2015-01-07Monday's Mayoral election contest in limbo
2015-01-05Supervisor Phil Wolfe will not seek re-election in 2015
2014-12-17Leflore County Deputy Sheriff arrested for narcotics trafficking
2014-12-16Perkins files election contest in Circuit Judge race
2014-12-03Perkins' ballot box inspection announced in Circuit Judge race
2014-12-02Commonwealth sez Powell beats Smith by 1 vote!
2014-11-20Ballot box inspection in Leflore County Circuit Judge race
2014-11-13Curtis Flowers death penalty upheld by MS Sup Ct
2014-10-23Dorothy Glenn finally removed from city council by Supreme Court ruling today
2014-10-01November trial set in hush-hush ARSON of Abraham Gas Station
2014-09-29Perkins/McAdams Election CONTEST sent back to state court
2014-08-14Troy Brown Sues Leflore County for First Amendment violations
2014-07-21School District files preemptive lawsuit against Mississippi Department of Education
2014-07-03BREAKING: First Published Certified Run-off Results Show Cochran widening lead
2014-06-11Dulin discrimination award against Hospital Board upheld by 5th Circuit
2014-01-21Chief denounces Mayor McAdams as a liar, devil
2014-01-21Jennings: Jordan "too old to have his butt whipped"
2014-01-14Press illegally excluded from Supervisors Board Meeting
2014-01-13Meltdown at Board of Supervisors meeting
2013-11-25Perkins' withdrawal OK'd by Supreme Court
2013-11-23Arnold Smith's alleged accomplice Derrick Lacy talks to the police
2013-11-20Arnold Smith to claim insanity
2013-11-16Fireworks erupt in Arnold Smith murder-for-hire cases
2013-11-06City passes sign ordinance
2013-11-05Restrictive Sign Ordinance set for vote this afternoon
2013-10-24State Take-over of Leflore County School system OK'd by Supreme Court
2013-10-11Sign Ordinance on study agenda - again
2013-08-29MS Supreme Court UNANIMOUSLY UPHOLDS HB2/"Open Carry"
2013-08-17Greenwood to demolish "historic" Russell Building
2013-07-25Perkins-McAdams Election Contest fireworks
2013-06-24Perkins lawsuit to overturn election
2013-06-24Sheriel Perkins files election contest
2013-05-25Election Contest Hearing concludes
2013-05-24Powell vs. Glenn Election Contest
2013-04-09Blow-up, resignation rocks school board meeting
2013-04-05Hotel Tax for Russell Bldg Renovation dies
2013-04-05Katrina house donation bill fails
2013-02-2022.7% pay increase for the City Council
2013-02-20City Council votes to raise its salary
2013-02-01Miss Supreme Court denies Arnold Smith petitions for recusal
2013-01-17Federal Court throws out Arnold Smith lawsuit against AG, DA
2012-12-31Viking Range sold for $380 million to Middleby Corp.
2012-12-20Transcript of Derrick Lacy police interview released!
2012-12-14Jesse Ross sues Greenwood Utilities for racial discrimination
2012-12-12Hospital appeals Dulin discrimination judgment
2012-11-30Arnold Smith sues AG Hood, District Attorneys in Federal Court
2012-11-24Dulin verdict against Hospital upheld by Court
2012-11-08City Council rejects Hospital sale RFP
2012-10-04Leflore County Ballot update
2012-10-03Election Commission Chairman fails to print ballots by deadline
2012-09-14Video posted of Hospital Sale hearing
2012-09-14Local Public Schools show poor scores
2012-09-05Wolfe questions if the hospital should be sold
2012-08-28Margie Pulley resigns as city school superintendent
2012-08-09Hospital report released
2012-08-03Arnold Smith counter-sues Lee Abraham
2012-07-20Arnold Smith barred from medical practice in Mississippi
2012-07-20Supreme Court Denies Arnold Smith Bail Request
2012-07-18AG Opinion Decimates Peoples' Petition
2012-07-09Election Commission petitions in doubt
2012-06-28Time Machine: a warning about Justice Roberts in 2005
2012-06-26Papers reveal more details about Lous' arrest and lawsuit
2012-06-23Update on Lou Grocery Store suit
2012-05-16TTC posts video of Dr. Smith's hearing
2012-05-16Video of murder plot shown in court this am!
2012-05-07Explosive Letter from Arnold Smith to Governor Bryant
2012-05-05Exclusive Arnold Smith video from 2005
2012-04-28Leflore County, Pizza Hut sued for ADA violations
2012-04-12Dulin wins discrimination suit against Hospital
2012-01-02Carroll County Sheriff sued over shooting
2011-12-20Brown wins machine vote
2011-12-05Special Election on December 20th!
2011-11-18Judge orders new election in Ratliff/Brown dispute
2011-11-10Court papers fly in Sanders auto wreck
2011-10-01Supreme Court tosses Ratliff appeal
2011-09-27Judge orders Anjuan Brown placed on ballot
2011-09-16Ratliff / Brown / Ross Election hearing video posted
2011-09-08Judge tosses Democrat hearing results
2011-09-07Democrat Committee factions issue two conflicting decisions
2011-09-06Judge Quashes Subpoenas in election contest
2011-08-30Ratliff stops hearing with court order!
2011-08-30Details emerge in Ratliff election contest
2011-08-22Preston Ratliff files election challenge
2011-08-18Lawsuit Filed in animal seizure case
2011-05-17Delta Apartments sold without county involvement
2011-04-28Supreme Court upholds McAdams v. Littleton
2011-01-12Kevin Adams alleges fraud by Fred Clark and Solomon Osborne
2010-12-21Special Judge appointed for election contest
2010-11-23Deadline passes for Fred Clark's election contest
2010-11-05Kevin Adams beats Fred Clark
2010-08-26Docs show Delta Apts to cost County > $5 MILLION
2010-05-25Jordan, Moore, and Perkins seek to overturn consent decree
2010-02-17North Greenwood polling place in jeopardy
2010-02-16What the proposed Sign Regulations say
2010-02-16Some Facts about the Anti-sign Ordinance
2010-01-08School Board Chairman owes $33K in delinquent property taxes
2010-01-05Mayor's School Board Appointee Rejected
2009-09-25GLH Board's Explanation for firing Jerry Adams
2009-09-22GLH Board Fires Jerry Adams
2008-08-21Robert Moore added to lawsuit by Dulin against Hospital Board
2008-06-13Dulin sues the Greenwood Leflore Hospital for reverse discrimination
2000-12-12Judge Tosses Lawsuit Against Circuit Clerk