February 24: The Week In Review

THE DELTA (Ben Caxton) — Another week of news has come and gone. And if you weren’t listening to Delta Radio every morning, here’s what you might have missed. Low flying helicopters invaded the Delta while threats were made against at least a dozen different schools across the Arklamiss this…


Chawla Hotels Get Their $6M Tax Break

CLEVELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — Telling reporters “you either qualify, or you don’t” Mississippi Development Authority spokesman Jeff Rent announced that Cleveland’s new Trump-branded hotel will receive state tax breaks totaling just over $6M. The state offers developers a rebate of up to 30 percent of their investment from the…







Mississippi Now Investigating Half-a-Dozen School Threats

MISSISSIPPI (Ben Caxton) — Mississippi law enforcement agencies and Homeland Security are investigating multiple reports of threats against schools posted on social media. Each threat comes under the scrutiny of multiple law enforcement agencies including the FBI. Nearly half a dozen threats statewide are under active investigation. Possible penalties include…