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Carr seeking Ward 2 alderman position

The following is a paid political announcement. Lenford Carr is announcing his candidacy for Humboldt alderman of Ward 2 in the upcoming November 2 city election. Carr has many years of experience serving the citizens of Humboldt and Gibson County in several capacities. He served on the Humboldt Board of Education for 30 years and…

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Band Booster Club making a comeback

by Danny Wade The Humboldt Jr./Sr. High School band program just got a boost after school board members took action last Thursday evening. The October 7 meeting may have been small but three important agenda items were addressed, including restarting the Band Booster Club. Board member Terry Johnson was unable to attend the school board…

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Facing attempted murder charges

On October 10, officers with the Humboldt Police Department were dispatched to South Side Deli in reference to a subject that had been shot. The subject, a 31-year-old black male from Humboldt, was found with a non-life threatening injuries and was transported to a local hospital by EMS for treatment. After an investigation, it was…

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High school sporting events in Gibson County from Oct. 11-16

Week 9 of the high school fall season is here. Check out what is going on across Gibson County this week in athletics: MONDAY High School Girls Soccer District 13-A Tournament, Gibson County at McKenzie, 5 p.m. TUESDAY High School Cross Country Milan, South Gibson in Westview Race at City Park, 4:30 p.m. High School…

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High school sporting events in Gibson County from Oct. 4-9

Week 7 of the high school fall season is here. Check out what is going on across Gibson County this week in athletics: MONDAY High School Girls Soccer McKenzie at Gibson County, 6 p.m. High School Volleyball District 13-A Tournament, Peabody at Gibson County, 5 p.m.; West Carroll at Union City, 5 p.m.; District 14-AA…

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