Arkansas Makes Top Ten In Driving Enjoyment

WASHINGTON, DC (Ben Caxton) — Personal-finance website WalletHub has released a report on 2018’s Best & Worst States to drive in. To determine the most driver-friendly states WalletHub looked at 23 categories including average gas prices, rush-hour traffic congestion, and road quality. Texas ranked first overall and our neighbor Arkansas…



March 3: The Week In Review

THE DELTA (Ben Caxton) — Another week of news is history and if you weren’t listening to Delta Radio every morning here’s what you might have missed. Leland business were offered discounts on facelifts. A crop duster pilot lost his life in a crash near Itta Bena. Coahoma County has…



Arkansas Governor Creates School Safety Commission

LITTLE ROCK, AR (Ben Caxton) — With the increased concern about school safety in the wake of recent events around the nation, Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson issued an executive order this week that creates the Arkansas School Safety Commission. Hutchinson also committed $300,000 to the Criminal Justice Institute for additional…




Monticello Sees 11 Auto Burglaries In Five Days

MONTICELLO, AR (Ben Caxton) — Monticello movie mavens were treated to an unwelcome double-feature Saturday when five cars parked in and around the local Malco theater were broken into. The thieves moved on to the Hampton Inn Wednesday, burglarizing six more cars there between Wednesday night and early Thursday morning….