Tennessee Williams Festival In Clarksdale

CLARKSDALE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Clarksdale’s 25th annual Tennessee Williams Festival kicks off tomorrow with a walking tour starting at 9AM from Haven United Methodist Church on Yazoo Avenue. Scenes from Tennessee Williams plays will be presented Saturday at Coahoma Community College at various locations downtown. The festival is open…



$17M Sewer Sticker Shock In Greenville

GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Greenville may be facing a costly and unexpected sewer bill. The Environmental Protection Agency has mandated the city fix sanitary sewer overflows in the city’s system, and the city contracted with W.L. Burle Engineering to make the repairs. But the company told the city’s Public…




Greenville Primary Results Are Now Official

GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — The city primary is all over but the shouting in Greenville. The Greenville City Clerk’s office has certified the vote totals from last week’s elections. Two candidates squared off in the Democrat primary for Ward 4 with the incumbent Betty Watkins losing to newcomer Lurann…



MDCC Announces Its 2017 Homecoming Court

MOORHEAD, MS (Ben Caxton) — Mississippi Delta Community College announced its 2017 Homecoming Court yesterday. Four freshman and four sophomore maids were selected by other students. The young women having the honor of serving as maids this year are Me’Shya Thurman, of Greenville, Againette Dean, Youngsville, Louisiana, Shamiah Cannon, of…