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An audit report earlier this year showed that the Coahoma County Chancery Clerk’s Office was up to six months behind in recording the minutes from meetings conducted by the Coahoma County Board...

Elise Ellington, a 14-year-old eighth-grader at Clarksdale’s W.A.

Robbie Linley is the first to admit he should be dead.

While Clarksdale and Coahoma County may share some of the same struggles of businesses and schools in the rest of Mississippi, local leaders believe they stand apart with their ability to work...

Various members of the Clarksdale community came together Saturday morning as part of the first Community Cleanup Day.

STARKVILLE, Miss. -- Recent rainfall in north Mississippi has flooded many areas and made much Delta farmland unworkable as the time approaches for planting and other traditional tasks.





Martin Luther King Jr. remembrance was an extraordinary event

By CHRISTINE MCDANIEL,

To the Editor:

Your article in the April 11, 2018, edition of The Clarksdale Press Register concerning the April 4, 2018, event at the Clarksdale Civic Auditorium commemorating the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. failed to cover adequately the evening’s activities.











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Joyce Holloway Simpson, 86, a Clarksdale resident and music teacher since 1958, died Wednesday... READ MORE