Most Read News Articles



Jeptha Marchant Gates

Jeptha Marchant Gates, Sr., 74, crossed over on Friday, May 17, 2019. Anyone who knew him felt his amazing spirit. His kindness and quick wit held everyone's attention. Jep was passionate about duck hunting, conservation and soil health.




Pages

William Hunter Rutland

William Hunter Rutland, 88, a gin man and farmer, died April 27, 2019 at his home. Visitation is Monday, April 29, 2019, from 10 to 11 a.m. at Riverside Baptist Church in Clarksdale. Funeral services are 11 a.m. Monday, April 29, 2019 at Riverside Baptist Church in Clarksdale.


Earlene Davis Sims

Earlene Davis Sims, 86, a retired bookkeeper Corso Distribution, died Monday, May 13, 2019 at North Delta Hospice and Palliative Service in Southaven. Visitation is 10 a.m. to noon Thursday, May 16, 2019 at Lyon Baptist Church in Lyon.


Jennifer Ann McGee

Jennifer Ann McGee, 52, of Jonestown died Saturday, May 11, 2019 at Northwest Regional Medical Center in Clarksdale.

A public viewing will be held Friday, May 17, 2019, from 2 to 5 p.m. at Delta Burial Funeral Home on 615 South State St. in Clarksdale.


Pages



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.




Pages



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.




Pages

Sports

Walneika Holmes made history for women’s basketball at Coahoma Community College by becoming... READ MORE


Obituaries

Herman Andrew Jaco, Sr., 65, formerly of Clarksdale and of Hodges, Ala., passed away Monday May... READ MORE