Drug Take-Back Day Scheduled For Saturday

THE MISSISSIPPI DELTA (Ben Caxton) — The Drug Enforcement Administration has declared Saturday as National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day and prescription medications in all forms will be accepted for disposal from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM Saturday at locations throughout the Mississippi Delta. To locate a site, click takebackday.dea.gov. According…






Clarksdale Public Utilities Introduces New Employees

CLARKSDALE, MS (Ben Caxton) — At yesterday’s meeting Clarksdale Public Utilities General Manager Mark Johnson introduced several new employees to the commissioners and noted that the search for a new engineering and operations manager continues. CPU Communications Director Chris Campos showed recent changes of the cdpu.net website to the board,…



Coahoma County Officials Lobbying In Washington

COAHOMA COUNTY, MS (Ben Caxton) — Coahoma County supervisors and Clarksdale city officials are in Washington D.C. this week, meeting with Representative Bennie Thompson and Senators Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker. It’s the first time in many years that city officials have accompanied the county on their annual visit to…