JACKSON – U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) on Tuesday presided over the formal presentation of the Defense Department’s highest civilian honor to John “Jay” Fulton Blount, Jr. of Greenville, who is only the second Mississippian to earn the Defense of Freedom medal.
The Governing Board of the Southern Debutante Assembly introduced the 2019 honorees at a garden party in the late afternoon earlier this year at the Episcopal Church of the Nativity in downtown Greenwood.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: CTB) has been named a Winning “W”
Company by 2020 Women on Boards for having at least 20 percent women on its corporate board prior to the year 2020.
Cooper has 30 percent female board representation.
As the new school year begins, the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE), Office of Compulsory School Attendance Enforcement would like to remind area parents about the law governing school attendance.
It’s summertime and kids can stay up late, but they can’t stay out late.
The Clarksdale Police Department reminds parents they are making an extra effort this summer to keep city streets and neighborhoods free and safe from all crime and vandalism.
And that means they can and do enforce city curfew ordinances.
Numbers still above national average.
CLARKSDALE – Teen pregnancy rates have declined by 60 percent in Coahoma County and 26 percent in Phillips County, Ark., but the Delta’s teen birth rates are still far above the national average, according to a new study commissioned by the Walton Family Foundation.
U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) has announced a $360,540 grant to Aaron E. Henry Community Health Services Center, Inc. in Clarksdale to support better access to health care services.