Weatherbee House Officially In New Hands

GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — The historic Weatherbee House in downtown Greenville officially changed hands last week after more than eight weeks of talks between the City, and new owner Joshua Cain. Greenville accepted $5,000 from Cain for the property in an agreement that also leases the carriage house from…



Itta Bena Special Election Tomorrow

  ITTA BENA, MS (Ben Caxton) — Voters get a second chance to elect a mayor in Itta Bena, tomorrow. The special election will decide if current Mayor J.D. Brasel will stay, or be replaced by opponent William McGee. Brasel was declared and certified as the winner of the regular…






Changes Coming To Local Prisons

GREENWOOD, MS (Ben Caxton) — The Mississippi Department of Corrections plans to repurpose and reopen a Greenwood prison is having repercussions at jail facilities across the Delta. The 1000 bed Delta Correctional Facility located next to the Leflore County Sheriff’s Department last housed prisoners in 2012. But now MDOC has…



Car-School Bus Collison In Dermott

DERMOTT, AR (Ben Caxton) — Two adults and a child were hospitalized in McGehee after their car collided with a school bus in Dermott Friday according to a report on Monticellolive.com. The accident occurred around 4:00 PM at the intersection of Highways 165 and 208 in Dermott. None of the…