Cruisin’ the Coast Breaks Records

BILOXI, MS (Ben Caxton) — Last week broke records for Cruisin’ the Coast as thousands of classic cars rolled up and down U.S. 90 from Biloxi to Gulfport. 8620 vehicles registered from 42 states and Canada, topping last year’s record of 8444. Lawn chairs and tents were scattered along Beach…




Delta State Budget $1.7M in the Red

CLEVELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — Faculty at Delta State have been told the University is $1.7 million in the red. Cleveland’s Bolivar Commercial newspaper says an anonymous faculty member tipped them off to the shortfall and claims that auditors representing the Mississippi Institution of Higher Learning were on campus. When…



Mississippi Leads the Nation in STD’s

JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — Mississippi leads the nation in cases of gonorrhea and has the third-highest incidence of chlamydia and syphilis according to a new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. STDs are at an all-time high nationwide, but chlamydia, syphilis, and gonorrhea are treatable with…