The 2018-’19 Archonettes of the local Zeta Psi Chapter of the Zeta Phi Beta sorority are shown. Seated in the front row, from left, are Halesha Jackson, De'Maya Thompson, Allyson Holmes, Jan'Nise Thomas and Darnecia Hubbard.
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Neil Price, the relatively new voice of the Mississippi State football and basketball teams recently made his first visit to Clarksdale.
From her work with special children to helping those in search of affordable housing, Sally Powell has long been a part of the Clarksdale community.
Clarksdale native Judith Goodwin Blackburn served with excellence for 37 years at the Southern Farm Bureau Casualty Insurance Company in Mississippi.
A Mississippi College accounting graduate, Blackburn worked as the company’s senior vice president and chief financial officer at the time of her passing in Jackson in July 2018.
St. Elizabeth School in Clarksdale recently held a ceremony recognizing its Reading Fair winners.
The first-place winners are shown above. They are, from left, Mary Mason Dunn (Grade 6-8 Division ESB), Madison Bridges (Grades 4-5 Division D), Kendall Earnest (Grade 3 Division C) and Piper Fondren (Grades 1-2 Division B).
St. Elizabeth School recently announced its honor roll for the first nine week grading period.
Pastor’s List (All A’s) honors went to sixth-grader Rachel Thornton, fourth-graders Cooper Flowers, Colton Dixon, Harris Stonestreet and Kayln Matthews, and third-graders Lucy Beth Anthony and Callie Jo Griffin.
The Webb School in Bell Buckle, Tenn., recently announced its A and B honor rolls for the first quarter of the 2018-’19 school year. The following Clarksdale resident earned A Honor Roll status: Chloe Tyner, 11th-grader. The following Clarksdale resident earned B Honor Roll status: Sydney Cohen, 11th-grader.
The Sherard Elementary School students of the month for September are shown. In the front row, they are, from left, Jordyn Murrill, Chloe Ray, Maliyah Harris and Ariel Jamison. In the back row, from right, are Harrison Clark, Jeremiah Williams and Gemma Pitts.
On the evening of Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, John E. Herren, 80, of Centerville, Ga., went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ in heaven.
John was born in Rena Lara on June 3, 1938, the son of the late Lucy Watson Herren and William T. Herren.