| October 28th | 2020 11:33AM
Mississippi city may be left in dark over unpaid power bill
ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) — A decade ago, the sole grocery store in the city of Itta Bena shuttered. The last bank left a few years later, followed by the pharmacy — lifelines for a small, rural community.
Now, the lights may go out for all 1,800 residents.
Because of long-standing debt with its wholesale electrical provider, the city faces complete disconnection Dec.