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More than 1,000 individuals who went to war for their country and are buried at Oakridge Cemetery in Clarksdale were honored with flags on their graves for Memorial Day.
    Clarksdale will be under executive orders at least one more week as the Board of Mayor and Commissioners decided to mirror the state’s leadership and follow the Governor's guidelines. “We are in...
Clarksdale recorded its third homicide for 2020 with the death of a local man late last night. Police were called to the 100 block of 17th Street about 11:45 p.m. Thursday after a citizen called...
Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) is reporting a cluster of COVID-19 infections related to a recent funeral in Northeast Mississippi.
  Coahoma County reported only one new case of coronavirus Thursday, but it also recorded its fourth death.

Charlotte Dickson

By TROY CATCHINGS,

Where ever Charlotte Dickson goes, there are laughter and smiles galore. Here she is seen smiling while operating a food booth for the Clarksdale Lions Club in front of the main Blues stage at the Sunflower River Blues Festival and Gospel Festival.


Leah Cross

By TROY CATCHINGS,

Beauty and charm from New York City made it all the way to Clarksdale with the presence and smiling face of Leah Cross. She appeared to have been having much fun based on THAT smile.












Lane: Red Panthers must play mistake-free ball to win

By JOSH TROY,

Coahoma County lost 50-0 at North Panola to open the 2017 season, but it’s a different year and both teams know they will have to be ready to play in their rematch.

The Red Panthers (2-8-1 in 2017) host the Cougars at 7 p.m. Thursday to open the 2018 season. The Cougars advanced to the Class 3A state semifinals last season.



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After taking a year off, McKinley Scott saw an opportunity to get back into coaching and build a... READ MORE

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Albert Holman Williams, 76, born in Davenport on April 20, 1944, died Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at... READ MORE

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Albert Holman Williams, 76, born in Davenport on April 20, 1944, died Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at... READ MORE