Tugboat Captain Found Dead On His Boat

WILKINSON COUNTY (Ben Caxton) — A tugboat captain was found dead inside of his boat on the Mississippi River Sunday. Crew members found the body around 5:00 PM while the boat was near the Fort Adams community. The Wilkinson County coroner says the cause of death is still under investigation….



Clarksdale Is Getting A Cleanup On Saturday

CLARKSDALE, MS (Ben Caxton) — During yesterday’s meeting of the Clarksdale city board Mayor Chuck Espy urged the community to join a citywide cleanup set for Saturday, December 2nd. He said about 70 citizens are already committed and hopes to have 150 participants, beginning at 7:30 Saturday morning at the…



Greenwood Fire Injures Toddler And Two Adults

GREENWOOD, MS (Ben Caxton) — Three people, one an infant, were seriously injured in a Saturday morning fire in Greenwood. Fire Chief Marcus Banks told the Greenwood Commonwealth that Kevin Mays, Jennifer Williams, and her 1-year-old daughter Faith were first taken to Greenwood-Leflore Hospital, and then airlifted to hospitals in…