Greenwood Police Investigating Downtown Stabbing

GREENWOOD, MS (Ben Caxton) — An argument led to a stabbing in downtown Greenwood Wednesday afternoon. 29-year-old Clayton Davis was stabbed once on his left side, near the stomach, after a domestic dispute, according to police reports, that indicated he was taken to Greenwood Leflore Hospital. The Greenwood Commonwealth Newspaper…


Two Injured In Monticello Area Crash

MONTICELLO, MS (Ben Caxton) — Two people were taken to the hospital after a Wednesday night crash near Monticello. Reports indicated that a southbound Ford Mustang was attempting to turn east onto Bill Henry Road at Montongo around 6 PM when a Chevrolet Cavalier, also traveling south collided with the…


President’s Day Holiday Announcements

THE DELTA (Ben Caxton) — Instead of having President’s Day off it’ll be business as usual for the Clarksdale Municipal School District on Monday. Teachers and students will make up the two days that were missed last month due to sub-freezing temperatures with classes on February 19th and April 2nd,…





Delta State To Students: "No Coke. Pepsi."

CLEVELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — Ask for a soda anywhere at Delta State University the next five years and you’re likely to hear “No Coke. Pepsi.” The university has announced PepsiCo as its new beverage vendor of choice for the next five years. A university committee recommended PepsiCo following a…