Explosion Injures Workers At Industrial Park

HELENA, AR (Ben Caxton) — An explosion rocked Helena’s industrial park this week. The explosion at United Initiators, a peroxide manufacturer, occurred Wednesday morning about 8:15 AM. Three people were performing maintenance work inside one of the plant’s production units and were injured by a decomposition involving benzoyl peroxide. The…


December 9: The Week In Review

THE DELTA (Ben Caxton) — If you weren’t listening to the news every morning on Delta radio, here’s what’s happened this week that you might have missed. A gunman robbed a local insurance agent’s office in Greenville, an Indianola couple lost their lives in a traffic accident on the way…



Christmas Is Coming And So Is The Garbageman

GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — The Greenville City Council has set the official city schedule for the Christmas Holidays this year. City employees will be on both Christmas day, December 25th, and Boxing Day, December 26th. The government holiday means many city services will be unavailable, including trash pickup on…




New Radios For Greenwood Police Department

GREENWOOD, MS (Ben Caxton) — Greenwood’s Police Department will soon be able to talk to Firefighters and other emergency responders, again. At this week’s meeting, the Greenwood city council approved spending $238,000 to upgrade to the Police Department’s radio system. Police Chief Ray Moore told the council that the current…