Delta Daily News Headlines

Website Says Mississippi Economy 2nd Worst in USA

Saturday, November 17
JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — Personal finance website WalletHub says Mississippi has the second worst state economy in the US; with 22.3 percent of the... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Colder Weather Means More Deer on the Highways

Saturday, November 17
THE DELTA (Ben Caxton) — Colder weather means deer are becoming more active and visible along Mississippi highways. Last year the state ranked eighth nationally in... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Shooting in Drew Claims a Life

Saturday, November 17
DREW, MS (Ben Caxton) — An early Friday morning shooting at a Drew apartment complex has left one man dead, and another in jail. Witnesses say... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Clarksdale Sees 11th Homicide Of 2018

Friday, November 16
CLARKSDALE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Clarksdale recorded the city’s 11th homicide of the year this week as 25-year-old Zavian Griffin died Tuesday... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Entergy Sunflower County Solar Farm Awaiting Approval

Friday, November 16
SUNFLOWER COUNTY, MS (Ben Caxton) — Entergy Mississippi has announced plans to build a 1000-acre solar energy farm in Sunflower County. Once approved by the... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Espy Received $3/4 Million from African Dictator

Friday, November 16
MEMPHIS, TN (Ben Caxton) — Democrat Mike Espy is getting help from Tennessee in his bid to defeat Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith in a runoff election... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

More Talk for Proposed Clarksdale Sports Complex

Friday, November 16
CLARKSDALE, MS (Paul Wilson, WROX Radio) — At this week’s city board meeting developer, Dwan Brown presented architectural plans for the planned $43 million... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Winter Weather Balmed for Five Mississippi Deaths

Friday, November 16
THE DELTA (Ben Caxton) — Wednesday’s storm is being blamed for five deaths. A tour bus bound for Tunica’s casinos overturned on... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Delta State Names a New Athletic Director

Thursday, November 15
CLEVELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — Delta State has announced the new Athletic Director will be taking the helm in 2019. University President William LaForge has tapped... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.
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