The number of unpaid fines just keeps getting bigger and bigger and as Supervisors look to figure out the county’s 2020-21 budget next month, that revenue stream becomes more and more attractive.
Evelyn Marie Campassi Demilio was born in Clarksdale, Miss. On Feb. 16, 1925. She died on Aug.
Chief Earnest Calvin Marshall, of Decatur, Ga., saying he was leader of 17 Indian tribes, led a peaceful gathering across from the Coahoma County Courthouse Wednesday for what he said was the Muskogee nations claim to what he believed was rightfully theirs.
Agents with the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics, officers with Tallahatchie County Sheriff’s Department and Charleston Police Department served state indictments on eight individuals July 14 for allegedly distributing methamphetamine and marijuana in the area.
Coahoma County posted its first reported case of coronavirus in a nursing home Monday, while the state saw the traditional drop in cases reported over the weekend.
Mississippi reported only one death from the disease on Monday.
Coahoma County went 118 days into the pandemic without a case of the virus reported in a Long Term Care (LTC) facility. The state’s case count for LTC’s also includes staff who test positive with the disease and not just residents of those facilities.
There have been no deaths reported in LTC’s in Coahoma County.
Local businessman and housing and insurance executive, J. Norvell Gooden was recently elected as President of the Housing Association of Mississippi Inc. (HAM) during HAM’s annual membership meeting at its recent Annual Conference in Philadelphia.
The Department of Employment Security has enough money in the immediate future to pay benefits owed to citizens across the State and pay for additional staff to handle claims, Executive Director Jackie Turner reported to the Senate Economic and Workforce Development Committee on Thursday.
A lip sync video challenge will take place at noon Friday at Clarksdale City Hall. Lip sync videos have been filmed throughout town for the past week. The last video came under the viaduct on Highway 61. In this photo, 5-year-old Shaniah Tyler is leading the way,.
The Clarksdale Public Utilities board approved a $500 sponsorship for Coahoma Opportunities Inc.’s “A Taste of Clarksdale.”
“A Taste of Clarksdale” will be held to be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 12 at the Clarksdale Civic Auditorium, where people will be able to purchase tickets and get food at different stations.
New members of the National Technical Honor Society and the Career and Technical Education Ambassadors of the Carl Keen CTE Center were inducted on Jan.
Children at Lyon Elementary School will be a little bit warmer this holiday season.
The Zeta Amicae of Clarksdale Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, organized a coat drive for students at the school who otherwise would not be able to afford them. The Zeta Amicae has adopted Lyon Elementary School.
Their music has heart.
Heart to Heart Foundation is bringing three highly touted musicians to Clarksdale this weekend for a concert that is being billed as an East-Meets-West fusion of American Jazz and Indian mandolin and tabla.