Articles by Ben Caxton



Cruisin’ the Coast Breaks Records

BILOXI, MS (Ben Caxton) — Last week broke records for Cruisin’ the Coast as thousands of classic cars rolled up and down U.S. 90 from Biloxi to Gulfport. 8620 vehicles registered from 42 states and Canada, topping last year’s record of 8444. Lawn chairs and tents were scattered along Beach…




Washington Committee Going on Mississippi Fieldtrip

WASHINGTON, DC (Ben Caxton) — The House Committee on Homeland Security, chaired by Mississippi Congressman Bennie Thompson, will hold a public field hearing in Mississippi next month on the Immigration and Customs Enforcement workplace raids that took place in August. The raids were the largest single-state immigration enforcement operation in…


Delta State Budget $1.7M in the Red

CLEVELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — Faculty at Delta State have been told the University is $1.7 million in the red. Cleveland’s Bolivar Commercial newspaper says an anonymous faculty member tipped them off to the shortfall and claims that auditors representing the Mississippi Institution of Higher Learning were on campus. When…



Clarksdale Police Make Arrest in Burglary Cases

CLARKSDALE, WI (Ben Caxton) — On Wednesday Clarksdale Police arrested 40-year old Danyelle Robinson. He is charged with residential burglary, auto burglary, and credit card fraud; more charges are expected. His arrest stems from two complaints, one filed last month regarding an auto burglary in the 100 block of West…