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Polls open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at usual locations
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.
Clarksdale, Coahoma County and the rest of Mississippi head to the polls next week to choose our elected officials. I hope we get it right this time.
Transportation Commissioner candidate visits Clarksdale John Caldwell feels the way the state approaches building highways starts at the wrong place.

Hood / Wilson

Sara Catherine Hood and Matthew Lafayette Wilson exchanged their personal handwritten wedding vows at an intimate candlelight ceremony on Saturday, June 29, 2019, at 6 p.m., at Belen Baptist Church, in Belen, Mississippi.



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.







CCC to host Choral Music Festival Sunday

By FLOYD INGRAM THE PRESS REGISTER,

They may be the best voices in the State of Mississippi and it will certainly be the best music in Clarksdale Sunday afternoon.

Coahoma Community College’s Lyceum Committee will host the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Choral Music Festival starting at 5 p.m. at The Pinnacle on the campus of Coahoma Community College.






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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

Lucy Terry Erby, 101, of Clarksdale died Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019 at Clarksdale Nursing Center.

Social

Lucy Terry Erby, 101, of Clarksdale died Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019 at Clarksdale Nursing Center.

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