Willie B. Miller, 78, born in February 1942, died in Oxford.
Funeral services are 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 3, 2020. Graveside is at Rome Cemetery. Visitation is 10 to 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 3, 2020 at Century Funeral Home.
Century Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
It looks like you are going to get another stimulus check in the next month or two.
For those that got one last time around, it looks like you will get the same amount this time.
But I don’t always trust government at any level to do exactly what it says.
Have you ever heard this phrase? “The check’s in the mail.”
Mary Denise Ham, 35, of Clarksdale died July 22, 2020 at Northwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center.
Funeral services are 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at Community Cemetery in Sumner with the Rev. Orlando Pimpton officiating. Burial is at Community Cemetery in Sumner. Visitation is 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 28, 2020.
For the past 122 days Coahoma County has averaged about two cases of COVID-19 a day, but it suddenly spiked this past weekend and local and state health authorities are searching through data on what led to the sudden increase.
Ruben Burch Jr., 73, of Lyon died July 16, 2020 at Northwest Regional Medical Center in Clarksdale.
Public viewing is 2 to 5 p.m. July 24, 2020 at Hornburger-Byas Funeral Home. Funeral service will be sometime next week at Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church. Burial follows at Mt. Pleasant Church Cemetery.
Michael Anthony Pinkston, 67, a medical technologist from Clarksdale, died July 20, 2020 at Northwest Mississippi Medical Center. Graveside services are 10 a.m. Friday July 24, 2020 at Memorial Gardens in Lyon with burial in the Memorial Gardens. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale is handling the arrangements.
The Clarksdale Police Department is investigating a shooting after a man was dropped off at the emergency room with multiple gunshot wounds.
Markevius Dear told police in the hospital he did not know how he made it to the emergency room of Northwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center in Clarksdale.
This will be the first Easter in more than 30 years that I have not been in church on Sunday.
I’ve said before in this space that I started going to church nine-months before I was born. Yes, there was a rebellious stage in my early 20s, but “raise up a child in the way he should go” . . . well, you know the rest.
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.
To the Editor:
When I think of our community, the phrase that comes to mind is “sunlight is the best disinfectant.”
It’s summer in Mississippi. Sunshine is plentiful. But when you take a closer look at Clarksdale, there are many dark corners in need of sunlight.
Josephine Magsby, 67, of Friars Point, died Thursday, March 7, 2019, at Baptist Desoto Hospital in Southaven.
A public viewing was held Friday, March 15, 2019, at Delta Burial Funeral Home and a funeral service was held Saturday, March 16, 2019, at Thompson Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Lula with pastor Earl Myles presiding.
A Clarksdale native who is the senior economist with the University Research Center of the Mississippi Institution of Higher Learning recently spoke before the Rotary Club of Cleveland on the intersection of expungement and economic growth in Mississippi.