Yazoo Man Gets 5 Years Behind Bars for 2016 Club Shooting

Tuesday, September 25
YAZOO CITY, MS (Ben Caxton) — A Yazoo County man will serve 5 years behind bars for shooting a man outside a local club in April... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Greenwood Area Chosen for Mississippi’s Largest Solar Plant

Tuesday, September 25
GREENWOOD, MS (Ben Caxton) — A Mississippi power cooperative yesterday announced plans for what will be the largest solar electric plant in the state at a... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Auditor Wants Nearly $1M Back from Clarksdale Embezzlers

Tuesday, September 25
CLARKSDALE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Mississippi State Auditor Shad White was in Clarksdale yesterday to officially announce the conclusion of a year-long embezzlement investigation. The... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Clarksdale Approves Referendum to Dissolve CPU Board

Tuesday, September 25
CLARKSDALE, MS (Ben Caxton) — At yesterday’s meeting Clarksdale’s mayor and commissioners acknowledged a petition signed by about 70 concerned citizens calling... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

West Nile Virus Case Count Increases by Four

Tuesday, September 25
JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — The state department of health has confirmed four new cases of West Nile Virus, bringing Mississippi’s total for the... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Sports Betting Fuels Sharp Rise in Casino Revenues

Tuesday, September 25
JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — Overall casino revenue rose sharply in August as sports betting started in Mississippi. State revenue department figures show gamblers lost $181... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Clarksdale Citizens Meet to Discuss CPU

Tuesday, September 25
CLARKSDALE, MS (Ben Caxton) — A group of citizens met Thursday to discuss concerns about Clarksdale Public Utilities. General Manager Mark Johnson, CFO Steve Reed, and... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Jury Selection Begins in Another Tellis Murder Trial

Monday, September 24
STARKVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Jury selection begins today in Starkville for the retrial of Quinton Tellis, accused of setting 19-year-old Jessica Chambers on... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.