Delta Daily News Headlines

SMU-Appalachian State Game Won’t Be Rescheduled

Wednesday, September 19
BOONE, NC (Ben Caxton) — Last weekend’s Southern Mississippi football game that was called due to Hurricane Florence will not be rescheduled. SMU was... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

MDEQ Issues Advisory for Hopson Bayou in Tutwiler

Wednesday, September 19
TALLAHATCHIE COUNTY, MS (Ben Caxton) — An ongoing sewer release from a broken force main into Hopson Bayou in Tutweiler has prompted advisories for area residents... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

MDCC Announces Presidential Search

Wednesday, September 19
MOORHEAD, MS (Ben Caxton) — The Mississippi Delta Community College Board of Trustees has officially launched its search for the college’s next president. The... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

CPU Commissioners to Discuss Suspensions Today

Wednesday, September 19
CLARKSDALE, MS (PAUL WILSON, WROX Radio) — Clarksdale Public Utility commissioners will meet today at 2:30 and are expected to discuss personnel matters surrounding the... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Two Dead in Separate Arkansas Traffic Mishaps

Wednesday, September 19
DREW COUNTY, AR (Ben Caxton) — Two separate accidents have led to two fatalities in Southeast Arkansas. 28-year-old Gould resident Jauswun Lane was walking... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Greenville Mayor Visits the Quad Cities

Wednesday, September 19
DAVENPORT, IA (Ben Caxton) — Greenville Mayor Errick Simmons took a trip up river Tuesday to the Quad Cities of Iowa and Illinois to participate in... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Clarksdale Truck Driver Found Dead in New Orleans

Wednesday, September 19
NEW ORLEANS, LA (Ben Caxton) — A truck driver from Clarksdale was found last week at a truck stop in New Orleans and her family is... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Five Miles Of New Razor Wire at Mississippi Prison

Tuesday, September 18
LEAKESVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — The South Mississippi Correctional Institution has installed about 26,000 additional feet of razor wire on perimeter fences and around the... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Higher Education Enrollment Down Overall Statewide

Tuesday, September 18
JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — Enrollment fell at Mississippi’s eight public universities and its 15 community colleges this fall. Student counts are down 1... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.