Editorials

Collecting fines

The City of Clarksdale voted recently to enter the state’s new program aimed a garnishing the state income tax refunds of those who have unpaid fines from a conviction in city court.

We think that was a fine idea -- no pun intended.





Voting Right

The system works.

While you may be dismayed by what politicians do once they get in office, we hope you never doubt the process that gets them there.



Downtown

As downtowns in many small communities slowly dry up, we want to encourage people to look at our downtown area and recognize how fortunate Clarkdale is.

Bound by a railroad on the east and a river on the south, Clarksdale’s downtown is compact and clearly defined.









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Sports

Former Coahoma County High School principal Lynn Lang came in to his old stomping ground as O’... READ MORE

Obituaries

Jean Gong Ong, 92, of Cordova, Tenn. died on Dec. 9, 2019 at Ave Maria Home in Bartlett, Tenn.... READ MORE

Social

Jean Gong Ong, 92, of Cordova, Tenn. died on Dec. 9, 2019 at Ave Maria Home in Bartlett, Tenn.... READ MORE

Weddings & Engagements

Sara Catherine Hood and Matthew Lafayette Wilson exchanged their personal handwritten wedding vows... READ MORE

News

Allegations of an assault have been addressed by Coahoma Community College after the incident... READ MORE