Lightning strike believed to be cause of large Sunday night, August 12, fire at city landfill

By MICHAEL BANKS,

Clarksdale’s fire chief and other city officials believe lightning could have been to blame for a fire at the city landfill Sunday that spread to several acres and burned throughout the night.

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