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.
Jeffery Gooch, 53, born in May 1967, died in Batesville.
Funeral services are 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 2 with the Rev. Powell officiating. Graveside is at McLaurin Memorial Garden. Visitation is noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 1 at Century Funeral Home.
Century Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Enrolling at Coahoma Community College is simple and easy, follow the five steps outlined below to guide you through the registration process.
Students who register early have the best chance of getting the most convenient class schedule.
District 2 Supervisor Derrell Washington gladly handed out sanitizer and masks Friday morning.
Washington tested positive COVID-19 in early July and said he never had a symptom. He quarantined and has now been given a clean bill of health.
James Harold O’Briant, of Lula, died suddenly on Thursday July 16 at Baptist Hospital, Southaven.
We went out and took a look at the comet Sunday night, we had an earthquake Monday morning and then there is the plague and pestilence called COVID-19 going on around here.
Now, y’all know I’m Baptist, and I don’t want to get too mystical, but I do believe it is time for Summertime Revival around here.
The crush started at Walmart Thursday night as the community geared up for Gov. Tate Reeves' order to shelter in place until April 20.
The store was filled with people and sheriff’s deputies were called to enforce a one-person, one-buggy rule.
Coahoma County saw no new cases of COVID-19 reported Monday and it was the first time the local number has not increased since the first case was reported March 18.
The county currently has 38 confirmed cases of the disease and one fatality attributed to the disease on April 4.
Last Thursday, Coahoma’s renowned high school coach received the one award missing from his arsenal. Mississippi High School Activities Association, Inc. awarded Derrick Moore of Coahoma County High School “Coach of the Year” for boys’ basketball.
Clarksdale residents and businesses got some good news Monday when bids were opened to handle the city’s municipal waste needs.
Republic Services, who currently handles Clarksdale’s garbage needs, was the only company to submit a bid.
It’s summertime and burglaries – especially auto burglaries – are the crime of the season as crooks and juveniles look for easy opportunities to steal.
Police ask that you please lock your doors, park in lighted areas and anyone who sees someone suspicious lurking around vehicles to please call police and they will respond.
On the evening of Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, John E. Herren, 80, of Centerville, Ga., went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ in heaven.
John was born in Rena Lara on June 3, 1938, the son of the late Lucy Watson Herren and William T. Herren.
William Benton Rico, age 27, of Rena Lara lost his life tragically on Saturday, May 30, 2020.