Delta Daily News Headlines

15-year-old on Bike Shot and Killed in Greenville

Thursday, October 18
GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — A 15-year-old boy was found shot to death on his bicycle by Greenville Police early Wednesday night. Police were... Read more at

Cleveland Businessman Killed in Traffic Accident

Wednesday, October 17
SHELBY, MS (Ben Caxton) — A Merigold man died early Tuesday morning after being struck by a car on US Highway 61 at Shelby. 45-year... Read more at

Grandmother Arrested in Stabbing and Baking Of Baby

Wednesday, October 17
SHAW, MS (Ben Caxton) — One person is in custody after a baby was found dead inside a kitchen. Emergency crews received a call to a... Read more at

Trump Thanks Mississippi for Kavanaugh Confirmation

Wednesday, October 17
WASHINGTON, DC (Ben Caxton) — President Donald Trump credits his Mississippi “Make America Great Again” rally for helping confirm Justice Brett Kavanaugh to the... Read more at

Forest Hill Band Director Says on Facebook He’s Been Fired

Wednesday, October 17
JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — The band director at the Jackson area high school that had students performing a halftime show with weapons aimed at other... Read more at

Is Clarksdale’s Hospital Close to Closing?

Wednesday, October 17
CLARKSDALE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Could Clarksdale’s hospital close by the end of the year? Curae Health filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy in August but... Read more at

Broadcaster Accuses State Of Ducking Advertising Bill

Wednesday, October 17
GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — The parent company of Delta Daily News, Delta Radio Network, has written to Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant regarding a nearly two... Read more at

Overnight Homicide Being Investigated in Greenwood

Wednesday, October 17
GREENWOOD, MS (Ben Caxton) — The City of Greenwood has recorded another homicide for 2018. Police Chief Ray Moore says the department received a call shiortly... Read more at

Flu Season Is Just Around the Corner

Tuesday, October 16
JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — January through March is peak flu season in Mississippi, and vaccinations are recommended for anyone age six months and older as... Read more at