The Clarksdale Mass Choir, under the direction of Terry Carr, peforms Sunday night at the Sunflower River Gospel Festival. Other featured groups were Dianne and the Supreme Angels, Union Grove Choir, Jonestown Crusaders, MSLG Mass Choir and the highlight of the evening, The Myles Family, from Kosciusco.
Heather Crosse gives her all while entertaining the audience with Heavy Suga and The SweetTones.
These Dog Days have me in a funk, all but beating the joy out of my little garden.
Mowing, watering, pest control, and other endless chores can be real downers; however, unlike Sisyphus, the mythological ancient Greek doomed to ceaselessly roll a rock up a mountain, I’m always looking for ways to lessen their toll.
On Saturday, July 7, over 50 years of service was celebrated with the naming of the Sam Wiggins Memorial Fellowship Hall.
In a dedication program honoring Brother Sam Wiggins, his labor with the McKinley Street Church of Christ was acknowledged by friends, family, church members and the community.
Lillie Mae Thomas, 80, of Clarksdale, died Friday, July 20, 2018, at Baptist DeSoto Hospital in Southaven.
Josephine Ellen Johnston, 62, of Clarksdale, a homemaker, died Wednesday, July 18, 2018, at her home.
She was a member of the First United Pentecostal Church in Clarksdale.
Lavon D. Dye, 87, of Randolph, a retired security guard with Sunshine Mills in Tupelo, died Tuesday, July 17, 2018, at University Medical Center in Jackson.
Mr. Dye was a U.S. Air Force veteran, where he guarded the atomic bomb. He loved gardening and farming. He also raised miniature horses, llamas, cows and ducks.