Is Stevenson Also Alonzo Dukes Murderer?

  GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Accused Greenville double-murderer Leonard Stevenson Jr. is being charged in yet another homicide. According to a report in the Delta Democrat Times Leland police chief, Billy Barber said Stevenson was charged Thursday with one count of capital murder of Alonzo Dukes after being questioned…




DSU Falls, But Still #3 Seed In Coming Tournament

  CLEVELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — In basketball news the Delta State University men’s basketball team fell to Alabama-Huntsville 85-67 on Saturday night at the Pete Hanna Center. The loss marked second straight season the team fell in the semifinals of the Gulf South Conference Tournament to Alabama. Despite the…



Three Men Escape Detention Center Over The Weekend

  HINDS COUNTY, MS (Ben Caxton) — Three inmates escaped from the Raymond Detention Center over the weekend. One, 19-year-old Jamond Leonard was taken into custody Sunday evening around 5:30. The other two escapees, 23-year-old Jermaine Butler and 27-year-old Demarcus Jones, are still on the loose. “Sheriff’s Investigators along with…



One Dead In Downtown Greenville Accident

GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — The Greenville police department along with the Greenville Fire Department are investigating a two car collision in downtown Greenville that killed one person at the scene and sent sent four others to the hospital. The accident happened around 2:00 am this morning on Washington Ave…


Early Morning Arson Destroys Car In Cleveland

  CLEVELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — Cleveland Police along with Cleveland Fire Department are investigating a car arson that left a 2006 Mercedes destroyed. Fire Inspector Greg Jackson told a Delta Daily News reporter that they arrived on the scene at 721 South Christmas street at 1:27 am Thursday morning…