Articles by Ben Caxton







27 Flu Deaths Reported in Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK, AR (Ben Caxton) — 27 Arkansas residents have died from the flu this season. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates there have been 6600 flu deaths nationwide including 39 pediatric deaths this season, and cases have been reported in 39 states. Flu activity in Arkansas is…




Films and Music the Focus in Clarksdale

CLARKSDALE, MS (Ben Caxton) — The tenth annual Clarksdale Film and Music Festival is underway. Passes are $5 per person per day, available at this year’s two downtown screening venues, Grandma’s Sports Bar on Third Street and Hambone Gallery on Second Street…however some screenings, panel discussions, workshops, and live music…