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BY JASALYN K. LUCAS | JUN 13, 2024 (Clarksdale, Mississippi) - The Alpha Omicron Pi chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society is thrilled to announce its participation in the Mississippi/Louisiana Regional Honor's Institute. This...

Juneteenth: A Celebration of Freedom and Resilience

BY: CA Staff Writer | June 19, 2024 Clarksdale, Mississippi - Juneteenth, observed annually on June 19th, commemorates the emancipation of enslaved African Americans in the United States. This significant day marks the moment in 1865 when...

Clarksdale Native Andreakeia Boyd Launches Exciting Back-to-School Giveaway with Laptops and Supplies for Local Students!

BY: CA Staff Writer | June 18, 2024 Clarksdale, Mississippi - Andreakeia Boyd, a native of Clarksdale who relocated in 2016, is stepping up to support her hometown in a big way. An alumna of Clarksdale High...

Empowering Women Through Self-Care: Wine Down Wednesday at Meraki Roasting Company

BY: Yasmine Malone | June 17, 2024 Clarksdale, Mississippi - On June 11, 2024, Antris Perkins, executive director of Heart of Gold Consulting LLC, hosted an inspiring event titled "Wine Down Wednesday" at Meraki Roasting Company. The...

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Grand Opening of the Aaron E. Henry Children’s Clinic at New Location

BY: Yasmine Malone | June 3, 2024 Clarksdale, Mississippi - On May 31, 2024, the Aaron E. Henry Children’s Clinic celebrated the grand opening of...

Birley Gipson: Valedictorian and Inspirational Leader at Coahoma County High School

By: Tom Williams | June 3, 2024 Clarksdale, MS – Birley Gipson, a native of Clarksdale, has achieved the esteemed position of valedictorian at Coahoma...

Deric Crump: A Well-Rounded and Accomplished High School Student

BY: CA Staff Writer | May 31, 2024 Clarksdale, Mississippi—Deric Crump, a student of Clarksdale High School (CHS), is a testament to the epitome...

Local Business Spotlight of the Week: Discover Culinary Delight at The Dutch Oven – Clarksdale’s Historic Bakery Gem!

BY: CA Staff Writer | May 31, 2024 Clarksdale, Mississippi - In the historic setting of an old passenger train depot, The Dutch Oven in...

RatTheBarber Scholarship Empowers Local Students

BY: Yasmine Malone | May 31, 2024 Clarksdale, Mississippi - Giving back to the community without seeking anything in return is a deeply fulfilling experience...

Clarksdale Native Ken Furdge Headed to Johns Hopkins University

By Yasmine Malone | May 30, 2024 Clarksdale, Mississippi - Ahkenaton (Ken) Furdge, a proud native of Clarksdale, has been accepted into the Johns Hopkins...

Coahoma County Junior High School Celebrates 8th Grade Graduation

BY: Tom Williams | May 29, 2024 Clarksdale, Mississippi - Coahoma County Junior High School (CCJHS) celebrated a significant milestone for its students—the 8th grade...

Sunflower River Walk Will Bring New Outdoor Recreation to Clarksdale

BY: Yasmine Malone | May 29, 2024 Clarksdale, Mississippi—Coahoma Collective and the City of Clarksdale are overseeing the beautification of the Sunflower River through a...

City of Clarksdale to Sue Atmos Energy Company for Discriminatory Practices

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 28, 2024 Clarksdale, Mississippi — The Board of Mayor and Commissioners of Clarksdale, Mississippi has voted to initiate legal action against Atmos...

7 Ways You Can Help Correct Biases In Artificial Intelligence (AI)

By: Dr. Nashlie Sephus | May 24, 2024 Jackson, Mississippi - Generative Artificial Intelligence, also known as AI, is no longer a thing of the...

Clarksdale High School Class of 1985 Awards Annual Scholarships to Deserving Seniors

By Tana P. Vassel | May 27, 2024 Clarksdale, Mississippi - For the sixth consecutive year, members of the Clarksdale High School (CHS) Class of...

Central Park ‘Exonerated’ Five member Yusef Salaam is coming to Jackson, MS 

BY: The Institute for the Advancement of Minority Health (Jackson, MS) May 24, 2024 – The Institute for the Advancement of Minority Health, the Black...

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