Thompson Wants D.O.J. to Investigate Church Sex Settlements

Friday, February 28
WASHINGTON, DC (Ben Caxton) — Congressman Bennie Thompson is asking the Department of Justice to investigate settlements to two men who say they were victims of... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

State Pushes for Increased Scrutiny Of Welfare

Friday, February 28
JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — Mississippi is moving toward more intense scrutiny of low-income people on public assistance. This week the Republican-controlled House passed... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Nine Charged After Body Found in Neshoba Pond

Friday, February 28
NESHOBA COUNTY, MS (Ben Caxton) — Nine people have been charged with crimes after a body was found in a Neshoba County pond. The suspects face... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

B.C. Hammond Of Cleveland to Challenge Bennie Thompson

Friday, February 28
CLEVELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — The man from Cleveland who ran for State Senate District 13 and was defeated by Sarita Simmons hasn’t had... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Lawsuit Calls Parchman "a Violent, Rat-infested Place"

Friday, February 28
PARCHMAN, MS (Ben Caxton) — A federal lawsuit filed this week on behalf of 152 prisoners claims the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman is a violent... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Espy Office Postpones Student Vote

Friday, February 28
CLARKSDALE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Students at Clarksdale High were scheduled to vote today for a member of the Clarksdale Municipal School Board, however, yesterday Mayor... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Mississippi River Flood Crest Passing Greenville

Friday, February 28
THE DELTA (Ben Caxton) — As the Mississippi River flood crest passes Greenville, areas downstream are preparing for a bit more rising water. The flood gates... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Mayor Visits GFD’s State Of the Department Meeting

Thursday, February 27
GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — The Greenville Fire Department held its annual State of The Department meeting Wednesday at Buster Brown. Mayor Simmons along with Councilwoman... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

State Warns Of Business Paperwork Scam

Thursday, February 27
JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — Mississippi’s Secretary of State and Attorney General are warning the business community of a scam requesting a $90 fee to... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.