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  1. Peripheral ViewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Style Weekly

    ... Ritchie's "Walks with Burt" offer a series of still frames that record Ritchie's walks through Chicago, Paris and Clarksdale, Mississippi. Even without the indicative titles, the starkly contrasting subject matter is immediately visible. "While the ...


  2. Chargers shoot their way to quarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 |

    Drew Tyler had his Oxford Chargers in the gym shooting baskets Saturday morning. The extra work getting ready for Clarksdale paid off as the Wildcats succumb to the Chargers 76-57 in the OHS gym.


  3. Bill Minor: 'T' word hurt the man Alday beatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 |

    ... along with a dozen other able Democrats in the Barbour-inspired Republican takeover. Twice elected mayor of Clarksdale in the 1980s, Mayo earned a master's degree in government from Mississippi State University. To replace Mayo, the Barbour-run GOP ...


  4. Winter storm warning for north, central Mississippi: 'Snowfall expected through 7 p.m.'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Mississippi Press

    ... snow later in the day, the National Weather Service said. The greatest snow accumulations were expected south of Clarksdale to Oxford to Tupelo. Forecasters said 3 to 6 inches of snow could fall over area with higher amounts in some areas. "The ...


  5. Sanctuary says goodbye to its angelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 |

    ... became Eric's conservator. "It was a sad situation." NMMC social workers found a home for Eric at Delta Manor in Clarksdale, which provides skilled nursing care to those with mental and developmental disabilities. Buy at Martha ...


  6. Golden Triangle expected to receive snow todayRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... is expected to move out of the region Thursday morning. The greatest snow accumulations are expected south of Clarksdale to Oxford to Tupelo. Forecasters say 3 to 6 inches of snow could fall over the area with higher amounts in some areas. With a ...


  7. North, central Mississippi to see snow WednesdayRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... ssippi Wednesday morning changing to snow later in the day. The greatest snow accumulations are expected south of Clarksdale to Oxford to Tupelo. Forecasters say 3 to 6 inches of snow could fall over area with higher amounts in some areas.


  8. Barretta working to increase awareness of Northeast Mississippi blues influenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | New Albany Gazette

    ... we could do to keep them here longer. "When you think about the blues you think more about the Delta, areas like Clarksdale," he said. "There is a lot of blues tourism there now, taxes and revenue are up. A lot of people come from all around the ...


  9. Beyond Oxford: Abe's Bar-B-Q, ClarksdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 |

    A relatively new tradition for my family is a trip to Clarksdale for the monthly Latin Mass held at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church at 2:00 p.m. on the third Sunday of each month. It began last fall and is the only Latin Mass available in north Mississippi.


  10. Director of film on Sovereignty Commission to speak at The WRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... 1970s, the MSSC went under ,according to journalist Curtis Wilkie, who reported on the Civil Rights Movement from Clarksdale in the 1960s. The files became public in the 1990s. Wilkie reported in 1994 that there was controversy over the files ...


  11. Mississippi Ag Consultants award scholarship to Christian GoodRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Delta Farm Press

    "Christian's work ethic and scholastic abilities - a 3.94 grade point average and praise from his attending professors - are characteristics of a leader, and we are pleased to have him as this year's scholarship recipient," said Bill Pellum in announcing the winner of the 2015 scholarship winner for the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association. CHRISTIAN LEE GOOD, second from left, Mississippi State University junior, accepts the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association's $2,000 annual scholarship award from Clarksdale, Miss., consultant Bill Pellum.


  12. Tucker Miller III named to Ag Consultants Hall of FameRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Delta Farm Press

    ... State University. "This is the highest, most prestigious award any member can attain," said Bob Stonestreet, Clarksdale consultant, who presented the award. "We recognize him for his achievements and contributions in his field of entomology, his ...


  13. Little Walter - The Blues World of Little Walter (1988): Forgotten SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... sideman during the early 1950s. Then there's Sunnyland Slim, who helped the young Waters, just hitting town from Clarksdale, Mississippi, record those first sides for Aristocrat. Slim was the oldest cat on those records, and he outlived them all. ...


  14. Mississippi railroad museums on track for tourism boostRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | Washington Times

    ... 1800s, Miller said. Without the railroad, there would be no Cleveland, Rosedale, Shelby, Alligator or Duncan. Clarksdale and Greenville would look a lot different, too, she said. "Highway 61, the Blues Highway, follows the old railroad," Miller ...


  15. HCCI receives Governor's AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... from the Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation. Last year, HCCI expanded outside Bolivar County to Clarksdale after the foundation contributed a five-year $502,000 grant to provide programming at the Coahoma County Higher Education ...


  16. Esquires date for Cherry Lee and her wonderful songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Bedford Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Cherry spent many weeks touring the US last year and included a date at none other than Morgan Freeman's Ground Zero Blues club in Clarksdale, Mississippi, which saw Morgan coming down specially to see Cherry and the band.


  17. Survivors in red: Men share stories of living well after heart diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 |

    ... for days. The first round of chest pains came as he was working on an assignment as an insurance investigator in Clarksdale. "If I'm going to have a heart attack, I'm going to get back closer to Tupelo," Porter remembered thinking. Then he ignored ...


  18. CCC offering special discounts on GED through Feb. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... need assistance signing up can get help at CCC's Workforce Development Center, located at 519 Sunbelt Drive in Clarksdale. For those who don't pass the practice tests, Washington-Travis encourages them to take advantage of GED classes and other ...


  19. Mid-South teen praised as blues legend in the makingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... goes by the name Kingfish, is being called a blues legend in the making. Christone Ingram, or Kingfish, lives in Clarksdale, Mississippi--a town synonymous with the blues. Legend has it, guitarist Robert Johnson sold his soul to the devil at the ...


  20. Clarksdale rocks with film festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Bolivar Commercial

    For its fifth year, the Clarksdale Film Festival is aiming to make audiences laugh, cry and occasionally rock out. Organizers promise attendees a feast of filmmaking all for $5 or less per day.


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