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Clarksdale rocks with film festival
For its fifth year, the Clarksdale Film Festival is aiming to make audiences laugh, cry and occasionally rock out. Organizers promise attendees a feast of filmmaking all for $5 or less per day. “We...
Jan 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Restaurant Week to get matching funds
Restaurant Week is coming to a close and the Cleveland-Bolivar County Chamber of Commerce recently announced they would match all funds raised during this past week. "We have some grant funds set a...
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Labor market data released
Mary Wiloughby, chief Labor Market Information officer with the Mississippi Department of Employment Security, released the latest labor market information indicating December's rates. The report n...
Jan 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sorority hosts raffle
The Kappa Epsilon chapter of Phi Mu at Delta State University is hosting a raffle with bejeweled prizes to benefit the children of Le Bonheur Children's Hospital. Taylor Lee, philanthropy chair, sa...
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vick updates community on school district
Changes and updates along with several concerns marked the regular meeting of the North Bolivar Consolidated School District Board meeting held at Broad Street's cafeteria in Shelby. Superintendent...
Jan 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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School district sends two plans to court
On Friday the Cleveland School District is filing with the District Court two proposed school district plans, according to Jamie Jacks, attorney for the district. "As you may recall, Judge Davidson...
Jan 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Expo speaker details market outlook
John Anderson, senior economist for American Farm Bureau Federation, outlined the market outlook and situation for farmers at the 42nd Ag Expo Wednesday. He said, "The situation for major row corps...
Jan 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nominations sought for Outstanding Woman of the Delta award
The Delta State University Archives & Museum invites nominations for the Lucy Somerville Howorth Outstanding Woman of the Delta Award 2015. The award is designed to bring deserved attention to a wo...
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Delta Ag Expo attracts large crowd
The 42nd annual Delta Ag Expo drew approximately 2,000 attendees Wednesday to the Cleveland Expo Center where agricultural exhibits along with extension and research persons provided the latest inf...
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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State supt. writes on PARCC Consortium
State Superintendent of Schools Dr. Carey Wright posted a letter to educators on the Mississippi Department of Education's website after the board of education voted Friday to withdraw from the Par...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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CCC to host free ACT workshop for local students
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to learn how to beat the ACT and get a higher score during an ACT workshop hosted at Coahoma Community College from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 31, in the W...
Jan 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Natchez walk transforms author
Andra Watkins is not from Mississippi, however, after extensive research of the Natchez Trace for her novel, she declared she was going to walk the trace in its entirety. "I thought it would be gre...
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Weekend fire displaces 12 people
The Cleveland Fire Department spent five hours fighting an apartment complex fire on South U.S. Highway 61 that displaced 12 people. Cleveland Fire Inspector Greg Jackson said, "We got toned up at ...
Jan 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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County admin leads parade
This year marks the 13th anniversary of the Martin Luther King Jr. parade, which will be held on Monday. The parade line up will start at 9:30 a.m. in front of the Cleveland City Hall. Then the par...
Jan 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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