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To the Editor:
Led by our city’s chaplain, pastor John Givens, in the heritage of the Israelites and their march around the city of Jericho, the City of Clarksdale is planning a symbolic walk of faith on Saturday, May 4, 2019, entitled “The Jericho Walk,” to encircle our city in prayer.
To the Editor:
Well, it’s official. The fifth annual SCI Wounded Veterans Deer Hunt was held the weekend of Dec. 7 – 9, 2018.
Twenty-one wounded veterans came from all over the state of Mississippi to participate in a weekend of hunting fellowship at some of the most exclusive hunting clubs in the Delta.
An instructor at Kirkpatrick Elementary School was recognized Thursday as the 2018 teacher of the year for the Clarksdale Municipal School District
The Coahoma County School District Board of Trustees approved a request by the Mississippi Department of Education to host a Migrant Education After-School program at Sherard Elementary School.
The MDE will fund the program, paying the salaries of all teachers involved in the exercise, as well as meals and snacks served.
Peggy Ann Walters, 79, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, at the Belmont Village Care Home in Memphis, Tenn., after a long illness.
Mrs. Mary Lois Pearson Jordan Owens, 93, of Union City, Tenn., passed away Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, in Union City.
Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at White-Ranson Funeral Home with Dr. Cecil Sewell officiating. The family will receive friends prior to the funeral, beginning at 5 p.m.
“Ain’t No Place,” a music video which Clarksdale’s Coop Cooper filmed, will be in the upcoming Oxford Film Festival scheduled for Feb. 6 to 10.
Clarksdale city officials got their first glimpse at the massive projects that lie ahead of them as they prepare to ask voters to approve a $17 million bond referendum this summer that they believe will help ease flooding.