Henry P. Russell, 85, passed suddenly but peacefully at his home in Kosciusko on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018.
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April K. Smith, 39, of Clarksdale, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018, in Jackson.
Visitation will be held on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Delta Burial Corporation at 429 Yazoo Ave. in Clarksdale.
Some plants all but beg to be grown and shared. Spreading around the world and across all cultures and languages like a children’s hand-held string game, they easily bring diverse people together with good cheer.
Ten girls will be competing in “An Evening of Enchanted Elegance” at the Fashionetta 2018 this Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018.
The event, which will be held at 6 p.m. at The Pinnacle on the Coahoma Community College campus, is the biannual fundraiser of the Iota Delta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Report for Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018
Shooting into an occupied dwelling
600 block of Grant Place, no one was injured.
800 block of South State Street; a refrigerator, washer and dryer were missing from storage unit.
Clarksdale High School was penalized nine times for 60 yards at home Friday night in the opening round of the Class 4A playoffs against Itawamba Agricultural, but it was the lack of turnovers that turned out to be the difference.
Mistakes and missed opportunities turned what could have been a close first-round Class 2A playoff contest into a one-sided affair.
Coahoma County High School’s (3-9, 3-3) football season ended with a 47-0 loss at Eupora Friday night.
The Red Panthers trailed 21-0 at the end of the first quarter and were unable to recover.
Emmy-nominated journalist and Channel 24 news anchor Katina Rankin will host “An Evening of Enchanted Elegance” at Fashionetta 2018.
The county court judge’s race is a rematch of two candidates who vied for the position four years ago.
Incumbent C. Kent Haney, 71, was appointed to the position by Gov. Phil Bryant on July 1, 2014, to finish the term of retired judge Tommy Allen.
Charlie Webster, 64, is running for his fourth term as circuit court judge.
Webster, a 1972 Clarksdale High School graduate, graduated from Mississippi State University in 1976 and Ole Miss law school in 1979.
“Born and raised here,” Webster said. “Lived here all my life. It is my community.”