Toyota Donates $750K To Mississippi Museums

JACKSON (Angie Quezada) — Toyota officials announced a donation of $750,000 Thursday morning to the Museum of Mississippi History and Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, both under construction in downtown Jackson. The two museums are slated to open Dec. 9 in conjunction with Mississippi celebrating its bicentennial. The state Department of…




Well Known Event Planner & Designer Killed In Wreck

  YAZOO CITY (Angie Quezada) — A Yazoo City man whose sense of design influenced governors and multiple generations of Mississippi families has died. Cary “KK” Hill was killed in a one-car crash Wednesday evening. The Yazoo County Sheriff’s Office says the accident happened on Grand Avenue in Yazoo City. Hill…




Arkansas Officer Struck By Vehcile In Traffic Stop

  HERMITAGE, ARKANSAS (Wesley Carnicle) — Delta Daily News contributor Wesley Carnicle brings us news of a Hermitage, Arkansas police officer who was struck by a vehicle during a routine traffic stop yesterday. The incident occurred on Bradley Road 31. When the officer exited his vehicle and approached, the suspect…



Democrats Select Monticello Mayor Candidate

  DREW, ARKANSAS (Ben Caxton) — Wesley Carnicle reports that the Drew County Arkansas Democrat Committee held a special meeting Monday night. The meeting was called to select a party candidate for the Monitcello, Arkansas Mayor’s position. After debate the committee members selected current Monticello interim Mayor David Anderson to…