Delta Daily News Headlines

Clarksdale Water Is Still Safe to Drink

Wednesday, June 26
CLARKSDALE, MS (Ben Caxton) — During yesterday’s meeting of the Clarksdale Public Utilities Commission the board approved a $3500 sponsorship request from the Sunflower... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Theater Owner Arrested in Memphis for Bad Check

Wednesday, June 26
MEMPHIS, MS (Ben Caxton) — An owner of the New Daisy Theater on Beale Street was arrested Saturday on charges associated with questionable business practices. Steven... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Alien Visitors Get a Mississippi Historical Marker

Wednesday, June 26
PASCAGOULA, MS (Ben Caxton) — Alien medical examiners from another planet now have their own Mississippi historical marker. The new marker has been placed near the... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Twister Confirmed Near Jackson on Monday

Wednesday, June 26
JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — The National Weather Service has confirmed that a twister touched down west of Jackson Monday morning. There were no reports of... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Simmons Calls for Prayer and Peace in Greenville After Killing

Wednesday, June 26
GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Greenville mayor Errick Simmons issued a statement on Tuesday calling for “prayer and peace” in the city following the... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

1 Dead, 1 Injured in Belzoni Apartment Complex Shooting

Wednesday, June 26
BELZONI, MS (Ben Caxton) — One man is dead, and another injured after a shooting at a new apartment complex in Belzoni. Media reports say the... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Mississippi Coroner Arrested on Funeral Fraud Charges

Wednesday, June 26
GRENADA, MS (Ben Caxton) — The north Mississippi Coroner who was indicted in May on charges of selling unlicensed funeral plans was hit with more charges... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

ATV Accident in Louisiana Kills Mississippi Teen

Tuesday, June 25
TALLULAH, LA (Ben Caxton) — An ATV accident in Tallulah, Louisiana has claimed the life of a Vicksburg teenager. 15-year-old had been riding the... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Two Arrested in Mississippi Teacher Killing in Louisiana

Tuesday, June 25
FERRIDAY, LA (Ben Caxton) — Two people have been arrested after a Natchez school teacher was found fatally shot Monday across the state line in nearby... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.
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