November 11: The Week In Review

THE DELTA (Ben Caxton) — Another week has gone by in the Delta, and if you weren’t listening to Delta Radio every morning here’s what you might have missed. Cleveland is removing the state flag from all city buildings. A second fire in two years heavily damaged a Clarksdale furniture…



Leflore County Interim Superintendent Resigns

LEFLORE COUNTY, MS (Ben Caxton) — Leflore County Interim Superintendent Dr. Ilean Richards has resigned. Richards, who has been serving as the state-appointed administrator of the troubled 2,400-student district for nearly two years, announced Thursday that she will be giving up the job effective Nov. 17, according to Patrice Guilfoyle,…




Clarksdale Home Invasion Suspect Charged

CLARKSDALE, MS (Ben Caxton) — The suspect in a series of home invasions in West Clarksdale, 22-year old Christopher Bryant, has been charged with two counts of aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer and one count of possession of a weapon by a convicted felon. Bryant was wounded after…