Opinion




A mother’s love endures, even after son’s murder conviction

By MICHAEL BANKS,

Marquis “Marlo” Stevenson never had a father figure in his life.

He was just 7 years old when his father, Andre Judd, died from gunshot wounds on the side of Highway 61 in Clarksdale. No one was ever charged in the shooting.

Annette Stevenson believes her son tried to mimic his father in some ways.










Martin Luther King Jr. remembrance was an extraordinary event

By CHRISTINE MCDANIEL,

To the Editor:

Your article in the April 11, 2018, edition of The Clarksdale Press Register concerning the April 4, 2018, event at the Clarksdale Civic Auditorium commemorating the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. failed to cover adequately the evening’s activities.



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