Clarksdale Public Utilities General Manager Resigns

  CLARKSDALE, MS (Paul Wilson) — Citing lack of support from the board and an intimidating work environment, Clarksdale Public Utilities General Manager Ray Luhring resigned yesterday at the CPU board meeting. In making his announcement, Luhring cited a number of accomplishments during his three years as General Manager including…





JC Penny’s Greenville Mississippi Store Safe For Now

  GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — JC Penney department stores recently announced that they will close 140 stores nationwide. The company is closing stores that are underperforming in sales and have slower traffic than other stores. There was speculation that perhaps Penny’s location at the Greenville Mall in Greenville might…



Nuclear Shipments Returning To Mississippi Highways

  INTERSTATE 20, MS (Ben Caxton) — No lead underwear needed for Mississippi drivers, says MEMA, the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency. They’re conducting a get to know your radioactive waste tour this week as Mississippi prepares for new shipments starting in April. The low-level radioactive waste will be transported through…