“When, in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the laws of nature and of nature’s God entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the causes which impel them to the separation.
I’m going to lose friends today for at least ten things I’m about to say in this column.
You see, I attended Mississippi State University and I never really liked the Confederate Battle Flag.
That’s the first one.
Something was missing from Clarksdale this Spring.
Tourist from all over this great nation and the world were not walking our streets, in our restaurants and joints, shopping in our stores and sleeping in our hotels, motels and bed-and-breakfast inns.
And we missed them.
The Care Station and Mid-South Food Bank once again hosted a massive mobile food pantry food distribution at the Expo Center on Monday.
And they were chosen for the distribution of more than 20,000 pounds of food because Clarksdale does this well.
With the COVID-19 pandemic interrupting the daily lives of many individuals, retired longtime Clarksdale Municipal School District coach and athletic director Curtis Kemp Sr. decided to give something back to the children in the community.