Delta Daily News Headlines

Five Arkansas Marijuana Farms Under Construction

Tuesday, January 22
LITTLE ROCK, AR (Ben Caxton) — In the space of just one week all five licensed marijuana farms in Arkansas have begun construction. The first to... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

No More Free Ride for Greenville Festivals?

Tuesday, January 22
GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Caught in a tightening budget squeeze the city of Greenville is considering ending free police protection for local festivals. Currently, the... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Delta State Sees an Increase in Burglaries

Tuesday, January 22
CLEVELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — Thefts and burglaries are on the rise at Delta State University in Cleveland. DSU Police Chief Jeff Johns is quoted by... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Mississippi Casino Revenues Up in 2018

Tuesday, January 22
JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — Mississippi casino revenues rose in 2018 after the state legalized sports betting in August. Although statewide revenue rose 1.7 percent... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Clarksdale Police Opening New "Substation"

Tuesday, January 22
CLARKSDALE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Last week Clarksdale announced the opening of a police substation in the Bennie Gooden Estates housing complex. The affordable housing complex... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

15 Supervisor Applicants for New Greenwood Leflore District

Tuesday, January 22
GREENWOOD, MS (Ben Caxton) — A total of fifteen applicants have so far expressed interest in becoming superintendent for a brand new Delta school district. The... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Jet Service Coming to Tupelo Airport

Monday, January 21
TUPELO, MS (Ben Caxton) — A northeast Mississippi airport will be getting jet service for the first time beginning in the Spring. Contour airlines announced this... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Pedestrian Killed in Shaw Identified

Monday, January 21
SHAW, MS (Ben Caxton) — The man killed after being struck by traffic on U.S. 61 last week has been identified. Shaw Police Chief Levi... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

iPhone Leads to Arrests in Shelby Home Burglary

Monday, January 21
SHELBY, MS (Ben Caxton) — An iPhone 8 among items stolen in a Shelby home burglary last week has led police to arrests. A little over... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.