Clarksdale Utilities To Pay For Whistleblower Services

CLARKSDALE, MS (Ben Caxton) — At Tuesday’s meeting the Clarksdale Public Utilities Commission authorized attorney David Hunt to seek bids in the next six weeks from legal and accounting firms to provide “whistleblower” services to the utility, allowing employees, vendors, and customers to anonymously report policy or regulatory violations by…


Ole Miss Receiver Wins 2017 Conerly Trophy

CLARKSDALE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Ole Miss wide receiver A.J. Brown has won the 2017 C Spire Conerly Trophy as Mississippi’s most outstanding college football player this season. The award is named after Clarksdale native Charlie Conerly, the only football inductee in the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame who was…







UPDATE: Body Found In Deer Creek Identified

SHARKEY COUNTY, MS (Ben Caxton) — The body found in Deer Creek in Rolling Fork Saturday afternoon has been identified. The Sharkey County Sheriff’s Department said today that the coroner had identified the body as 23-year-old Kendale Robinson of Cary. Authorities discovered the body about mid-day in Deer Creek off…