Community invited to talk 'Enhancing Mississippi's Economic Opportunities' at free luncheon on March 19

By STAFF REPORTS,

The Clarksdale/Coahoma County Chamber of Commerce and the Mississippi Economic Council will host a talk titled “Enhancing Mississippi’s Economic Opportunities.”

The lunch meeting will take place on Tuesday, March 19, from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the side dining room of Stone Pony at 226 Delta Ave. in downtown Clarksdale.




Son of Clarksdale native recognized at Jackson Prep

By STAFF REPORTS,

Charlie Ott (right), the son of Julia Mayfield Ott and Paul Vegas Ott of Jackson, one of 10 STAR students at Jackson Prep is pictured with the STAR teacher he selected: Jackson Prep's championship football coach Ricky Black, a National High School Athletic Coaches Association National Coach of the Year and inductee into the Mississippi Sports H


Lee seasons come to end

By STAFF REPORTS,

The Lee Academy boys and girls basketball teams both finished in the sweet 16 as their seasons came to an end in the north state tournament.


The Colts, 11-16, lost to Heritage 79-31. Brett Wilson’s 18 points led the way
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The Fillies, 15-13, lost to Leake 71-18. Emily Moser’s 11 points led the way.

 

 



Lee in North State

By STAFF REPORTS,

The Lee Academy boys and girls basketball teams will both be playing in the North State tournaments after competing in the district tournament at Indianola Academy last week.

The North State tournament is at Heritage Academy with both the Colts and Fillies going in as No. 4 seeds.









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Curtis Butler, Jr., 56, of Nashville, Tenn., died Saturday, April 13, 2019, in Smyrna, Tenn.