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Symphony Shonte Wilson

Symphony Shonte Wilson, 29, of Tunica died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019 in Robinsonville.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019 at Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church in Clarksdale with the Rev. Jimmy Glasper presiding.

Delta Burial Funeral Home in Clarksdale is handling the arrangements.




Rose Ann Moore Hudson

Rose Ann Moore Hudson, 65, born Sept. 9, 1954, died at St Francis Hospital Sept. 13, 2019.

She is survived by her husband Jonathan Hudson of Clarksdale. She was preceded in death by the late Willie Moore Sr. and survived by Lula Mae Moore of Clarksdale.


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Shortly after attending Clarksdale crime forum, man shot during robbery

By MICHAEL BANKS / THE PRESS REGISTER,

Less than an hour after he’d attended a community meeting on crime Monday night, a 44-year-old Clarksdale man was shot multiple times during a robbery at his home.

Darry Jenkins sustained several gunshot wounds in the robbery at his residence along the 400 block of Garfield Street.


Sunflower River crests, but high waters remain

By MICHAEL BANKS / THE PRESS REGISTER,

It appears the Sunflower River peaked at nearly 22 and a half feet in downtown Clarksdale at about 9 p.m. Sunday before starting a slow withdrawal.

As of 11 a.m. Monday, the river was at 22.35 feet and starting a slow, steady descent, according to the U.S. Geological Survey's river gage located at downtown Clarksdale.


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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.




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Sports

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Obituaries

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Weddings & Engagements

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