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Authorities executed a search warrant and raided a suspected drug house in south Clarksdale with more than one person detained and what is believed to be a...

The Clarksdale Police Department wants everyone to enjoy Memorial Day, so buckle up.

The Clarksdale Police Department wants everyone to enjoy Memorial Day, so buckle up.

A senseless drive-by shooting at a post high school graduation party Saturday night resulted in four people being hit by gunfire with one sent to a Memphis hospital in serious condition.

Firefighter Charles Lane was recognized as the City of Clarksdale's Employee of the Month for the month of April during the board of mayor and commissioners meeting held Monday, April 22 at City...

It was an unprecedented amount of success for high school basketball in Coahoma County for the 2018-19 season.


Gary Wayne Goff

Gary Wayne Goff, loving husband of 49 years and father of four girls, passed away at age 66 on Friday, Jan. 4, 2019.

Gary was born on April 2, 1952, in Clarksdale to Houston and Minnie Rae Goff.

On Oct. 24, 1969, he married Ardath Irene Murphree. They raised four daughters: Jennifer, Wendy, Priscilla and April.




Trio to appear in court on weapons charges after New Year's Eve event

By MICHAEL BANKS / THE PRESS REGISTER,

Three men will appear in Municipal Court on Thursday on charges they were carrying a concealed weapon.

The arrests came after members of the Clarksdale Police Department were called out at 11:30 p.m. on New Year's Eve night, Monday, Dec. 31, to the area around Lincoln and Sixth streets in reference to a report of shots fired.






Action Club distributes 200 fruit baskets to Friars Point residents

By JOSH TROY / THE PRESS REGISTER,

FRIARS POINT — The Friars Point Action Club came together this holiday season and put together 200 fruit baskets for the needy and elderly.

The club, established in 1989, also helps kids in the community and is involved with all the different activities in Friars Point throughout the year.


Local masonic lodge donates 150 cans of food to Clarksdale CARE Station

By JOSH TROY / THE PRESS REGISTER,

Joseph Lodge No. 259 Star of Bethlehem No. 57, which is a local masonic lodge, came together to donate approximately 150 cans of food to the Clarksdale CARE Station for the Christmas season.

Each member of the chapter in the lodge, along with other individuals in the community, donated cans.





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Sports

Clarksdale High School will be hosting a jamboree at Coahoma Community College Thursday night... READ MORE


Obituaries

MADISON--Barbara Ann Wilson Vincent, age 88, passed away at her daughter's home in the early... READ MORE