New Coca-Cola Museum Opens In Corinth

CORINTH, MS (Ben Caxton) — A new Coca-Cola museum opened last week in Corinth. Corinth Coke was started in 1905 by A. Kenneth Weaver, the grandfather of Corinth Coke’s current president and chairman. The museum, which is free to the public and located in downtown Corinth, has more than 1000…


Former Holly Springs Officer Charged With Embezzlement

HOLLY SPRINGS, MS (Ben Caxton) — A former Holly Springs police officer who led a Mississippi group to stop crimes is now accused of felony embezzlement. Elijah Wilson, who coordinated North Central Mississippi Crime Stoppers, was arrested Thursday. The 48-year-old is accused of spending $8300 of Crime Stoppers funds to…



Trump Announces Choices For Mississippi Prosecutors

WASHINGTON, DC (Ben Caxton) — President Donald Trump has announced his choices to become the head federal prosecutors in Mississippi. He’s nominated Madison Attorney Mike Hurst as U.S. Attorney for the Southern District Court, and William Lamar of Oxford for the Northern District post. Hurst is a former assistant U.S….




MSU Still Investigating Wednesday’s Bomb Threat

STARKVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Mississippi State is still investigating an incident that disrupted classes across the campus this week. On Wednesday a bomb threat forced officials to evacuate students and faculty from the Mitchell Memorial Library and nearby buildings. The entire area was searched by police, who were on…



New Mississippi Laws Taking Effect Today

JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — It’s July 1st and a number of new laws go into effect across the state today. If you’re traveling for the holidays, don’t hog the left passing lane. That’s now punishable by a fine of up to $50. If you get pulled over make sure…


July 1: The Week In Review

THE DELTA (Ben Caxton) — Another busy news week in the Delta has gone by, and here’s what you might have missed if you weren’t listening to Delta Radio. The accused Hopewell Church arsonist made his first court appearance this last week, and the Greenville Fire Department received a $150,000…