With concerns about not being able to provide services, particularly at the city pool next summer, the Clarksdale Parks Commission did not pass a budget for the 2019-20 fiscal year that began in October during the September meeting.
A parent allegedly assaulted a teacher in the parking lot of Oakhurst Intermediate Academy at 120 West Second St. early Monday morning regarding an issue unrelated to the school.
With the 2019-20 academic year underway, some local schools have received grades from the Mississippi Department of Education, while others have used different methods to measure their successes and failures.
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Prices spiked as much as thirty cents per gallon at some gas stations in Coahoma County a little more than week ago immediately following the attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities.
The home of Betty Hicks at 324 Jefferson Avenue was the recipient of the Clarksdale Yard of the Month for August. Hicks has a variety of flowers blooming in her yard year-round and large crepe myrtle trees that give both shade and color to the property. Hicks is shown with her faithful dog Brownie.