Nineteen Horses Dead In Tuesday Night Accident

  WASHINGTON COUNTY, MS (Pam Chatman) — Troopers along with Washington County officials were dispatched to a one-vehicle accident on US Highway 82 just east of Landfill road just after 10:30 Tuesday night. A 2007 Peter-built transport truck driven by Harry Swift from Bastrop, Louisiana, was traveling west on US…





“Sign” Up To Communicate With The Deaf

  CLEVELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — The Bolivar Medical Center in Cleveland will be offering sign language instruction starting this Saturday. Workshop coordinator Vera Edwards says individuals will be learning “very basic American Sign Language” and an introduction to deaf culture. Students will have the opportunity to attend a silent…


Delta Arts Alliance Exhibit Opens Tonight

  CLEVELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — Tonight at 6:00 pm the Delta Arts Alliance will open a new exhibit to the public. The exhibition, curated by Pat Brown, is titled “A Collection of Self-Taught Artists.” The display features rare finds from the collections of versed art collectors across the state…


Man Found Stabbed To Death In Mound Bayou

MOUND BAYOU, MS (Ben Caxton) — Bolivar county authorities are investigating a stabbing death in Mound Bayou this morning. The body of a black male was found lying near the railroad tracks on West Main Street in that community shortly after midnight. Authorities tell Delta Daily News that the victim…


Miss Beautiful Crowned At Delta State

CLEVELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — Leah Green of Hernando is officially the Most Beautiful at Delta State University for 2017. Green was crowned last week at the annual Miss Beautiful Pageant held at the university’s Performing Arts Center. Four Beauties recognition went to Haley King, Jordan Wright, Carly Upchurch and…