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Northwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center may be in the heart of the economically challenged Delta, but doctors have come to Clarksdale from all over the country and world and found the care patients receive at this hospital to be top-notch.
According to a recent study, Coahoma County receives some of the biggest tax refund checks in Mississippi.
Smart Asset, a financial technology company, ranked Coahoma County the fifth highest county in the state with the average tax refund amount being $3,642.
In spite of losing just three games all season, the Coahoma County High School girls were given an 11 percent chance of winning the Class 2A basketball championship going into the state tournament.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Company has announced a quarterly dividend of 10.5 cents per share on common stock, payable March 27, 2020 to stockholders of record at the close of business March 3.
This will mark the 192nd consecutive quarterly dividend paid by Cooper Tire & Rubber Company.
You hold in your hand the solution to the nations’ toilet paper shortage.
No, you Delta clodhoppers, I mean the news and information that allows you to make wise and informed decisions about your life.
Virginia Ralston, formerly of Clarksdale, passed away in Memphis on June 20 at age 94. She died peacefully, after having suffered from dementia for several years.
No stranger to the Juke Joint Festival, Clarksdale anticipates one of its favorites, Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band, with two opportunities to experience their vibe: Saturday night at New Roxy at 8 and 11 a.m. Sunday at the Cat Head Mini Blues Fest.
Self-taught pitcher of the Coahoma County High School girls’ softball team, freshman Nyriah Artis is definitely an athlete we’ll be hearing about in the coming years. She’s described as a leader both on and off the field, and comes from a family of academic and athletic background.
Elizabeth Harlow “Lisa” Chapman died on Dec. 14, 2019 in Cleveland at Indywood Estates. Visitation will be at the Meredith Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, from 5 to 7 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 16, 2019. A memorial service will be held at the St. George’s Episcopal Church at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2019.
The system works.
While you may be dismayed by what politicians do once they get in office, we hope you never doubt the process that gets them there.
Martha Mae Wilder Jenkins, 78, of Clarksdale died Oct. 25, 2019 at Northwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center. Funeral services are 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2 at Union Grove Baptist Church. The Rev. Sammie Collins will officiate. Burial is at Carr’s Chapel Cemetery. Visitation is 1 to 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2 at Century Funeral Home.
Mississippi Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley will host an event in Coahoma County to allow businesses to sign up to do work with the state’s largest utilities.
This is a corrected and updated version of the obituary.
Rose Ann Moore Hudson, 65, born Aug. 11, 1954, died at St Francis Hospital Sept. 13, 2019.
Larry Earl Bradley, 66, of Athens, Ala., died Friday, Feb. 28, 2020 in Huntsville, Ala.
Mr. Bradley was born Nov. 11, 1953 in Helena, Ark. He was a retired Engineer at Redstone Arsenal and a member of the Gold Wing Road Riders Association.