200th Blues Trail Marker Dedication Today

LYON, MS (Ben Caxton) — The 200th marker on Mississippi’s Blues Trail, honoring the song “Rocket 88” written by Clarksdale native Ike Turner and originally recorded by Jackie Brenston, will be dedicated this afternoon in Lyon. The free events begin at 3 at Lyon Town Hall on Park Street with…







Three Teens To Be Tried As Adults For Murder

BALDWYN, MS (Ben Caxton) — Three teenage boys face adult capital murder charges in northeast Mississippi. Baldwyn police on Friday arrested Quindaris Burress, Dequan Stribling, and Jayce Bryson West, charging them in the October 23rd death of 70-year-old Henry Adams Jr. Burress and Stribling are 13, while West is 14….



Accident Causes Power Outages In Greenville

GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — An morning accident in Greenville Tuesday left about 500 Entergy customers without power for a few hours. According to Entergy’s customer service manager Gerald Husband, a dump truck crashed through power lines along US Highway 82 knocking out power to the area around the snapped…