Dead Man Discovered In Canton Park

CANTON, MS (Ben Caxton) — A body was found Sunday night in Canton. Officials in Madison County received a call about 10:00 PM reporting a dead man in the city’s Rogers Park. On arrival Police found the body of a 67-year-old man. The incident is still under investigation but foul-play…


Vicksburg Coach Resigns After DUI Arrest

  VICKSBURG, MS (Ben Caxton) — Mississippi News Now reports that a Vicksburg High School football coach has resigned after being charged with DUI following an accident last week. According to Sheriff Martin Pace 38-Year-Old Marcus Rogers, coach of the Vicksburg Gators was arrested for Driving Under the Influence on…


Only Two Proposals For Greenville Air Service

GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) – Proposals have been received for subsidized air service for Greenville’s Mid-Delta Airport, and this time around the choices have narrowed significantly. Only two carriers bid on service, the current provider, San Franciso-based Boutique Air, and Multi-Aero, Inc. otherwise known as Air Choice One out of…


Auto Burglary Suspect On Loose In Ridgeland

RIDGELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — Ridgeland Police are looking for Dekendrick Holmes. The 20-year-old Pickens, Mississippi man is wanted in connection with two local auto burglaries. He is described as a black male, approximately 5’7″ tall weighing pounds. If you have information on his whereabouts RidgRidgelandice would appreciate a call…


Pearl Police Chase Credit Card Fraud Suspect

PEARL, MS (Ben Caxton) — A Pearl Police Officer injured his hamstring chasing an Illinois man who had tried to get cash from a stolen credit card Friday afternoon. 20-year-old Jermain Marshal from Chicago entered a bank in Pearl and provided false identification to a teller to make a cash…


Johnny Crump Strikes Again In Jackson

JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — Hinds county deputies Friday afternoon shut down a massage parlor that was a front for a “House of Prostitution”. Deputies arrested three women ranging from 20 to 40 years of age along with bags of condoms, tissues, and massage tables. The building was being rented…


Cleveland Coach Taking Over At St. Joseph’s

  GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — A long time employee of the Cleveland School District has a new gig as the principal at St. Jospeh Catholic School in Greenville. 52-year-old Steve Wies, a St. Louis native, who has been with the Cleveland School District for 27 years will be taking…


Indianola Has A New Citizen Of The Year

INDIANOLA, MS (Ben Caxton) — Indianola Has a New Citizen of the Year, Planter’s Bank CEO Jimmy Clayton. Clayton was named the 2017 Morris Lewis Jr. Citizen of the Year last week. The announcement was made during the annual Indianola Chamber Main Street meeting which was held at the B.B….


Details Emerge On Renova Traffic Accident

RENOVA, MS (Ben Caxton) — Last Thursday Delta Daily News broke in to announce a three-vehicle collision on US 61 near Renova. The accident report has been released and we can now fill in some of the details. As reported the incident involved two trucks and a forklift. The four…