Hard work and making a difference in her community has been the story of Diane Pimpton’s life.
Pimpton, the plant manager of MAP of Easton Inc. in Clarksdale and owner of the convenience store and gas station Double Dy Express in Tutwiler, is a Webb native and 1989 West Tallahatchie High School graduate.
As attorney Jim Herring was interviewing the top trio of Clarksdale Public Utilities employees as part of an investigation last week, other personnel issues were taking place.
A total of 149 children have enrolled at Clarksdale Collegiate Public Charter School for the 2018-19 school year, but there are still spots open for first-graders.
Elvis Presley’s untimely death 41 years ago Thursday – Aug. 16, 1977, to be precise – at age 42 shocked the world and it is still something we hear about today.
I woke up Thursday morning seeing countless Facebook posts about Elvis’ death. The impact he had on our culture is evident.
Local writer and photographer Eric Stone has been spending time in Bogotá, Columbia, lately putting together a book about its street art.
Stone said Bogotá is arguably the world’s capitol of murals on public buildings in the streets and that gave him an idea for Clarksdale.
A lip sync video challenge will take place at noon Friday at Clarksdale City Hall. Lip sync videos have been filmed throughout town for the past week. The last video came under the viaduct on Highway 61. In this photo, 5-year-old Shaniah Tyler is leading the way,.
Mayor James Washington is looking to capitalize on Friars Point’s assets.