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Clarksdale is known at the home of the Blues, but the community appreciates all types of music.
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There have been several stories in your Clarksdale Press Register over the past few weeks reporting on crime.
The Bahama Islands were recently hit by Hurricane Dorian and are still experiencing the effects of that storm, and Clarksdale’s mayor and a local business have put out the call to help those who a
Tougaloo College/ Delta HealthPartners Healthy Start Initiative will host Safety Seat Saturday in Clarksdale as part of Child Passenger Safety Week.



There is news everywhere

Each September I celebrate more years than I want to admit in the newspaper business.

I guess you could say it started in West Point with a paper route. It went on to Mississippi State University and my first job at the Starkville Daily News in 1986.




Eyes and ears

There have been several stories in your Clarksdale Press Register over the past few weeks reporting on crime.

Home burglaries, assaults, car burglaries and reports of shots fired have grabbed the headlines. But on the bright side, a phone call to local police helped get a puppy back to CARES this week.


Police Report

The following crime reports were released by the Clarksdale Police Department Assistant Chief Vincent Ramirez, Sept. 9 through Sept. 17, 2019.

Anyone with information about these crimes or any other crimes is urged to call the Clarks-dale Police Department at 621-8156. All calls remain anonymous.

Mon. Sept. 17








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