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Light rain overnight.
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Here's What's Happening

Delta Daily News Headlines

Government Roadblocks in Clarksdale Today

Friday, October 19
CLARKSDALE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Clarksdale police will be conducting traffic roadblocks today ostensibly to make sure drivers are wearing seatbelts and children are properly restrained... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Monticello Mayoral Candidate’s Wife Arrested for Solicitation Of Murder

Friday, October 19
MONTICELLO, AR (Ben Caxton) — Online newspaper monticellolive.com is reporting that the wife of a former mayor has been arrested. 48-year-old Stephanie Hill... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Paper Says Prison Staff Problems Caused by Low Pay

Friday, October 19
PARCHMAN, MS (Ben Caxton) — The Clarksdale Press-Register newspaper reports that low pay is contributing to staff shortages at prisons including the Mississippi State Penitentiary... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Indianola Officer Found Guilty Of Domestic Violence

Friday, October 19
INDIANOLA, MS (Ben Caxton) — An Indianola Police Officer has been found guilty of domestic violence charges. Officer Shuntequa Lofton was arrested back on April 26th... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Sunflower School No Longer Needs Literacy Coaches

Friday, October 19
SUNFLOWER COUNTY, MS (Ben Caxton) — Nine Mississippi schools, including one in the Delta, no longer need support from literacy coaches. Established in 2013 as part... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.

Sidon Home Destroyed in Thursday Fire

Friday, October 19
SIDON, MS (Ben Caxton) — A Thursday fire destroyed a home in Sidon. Volunteer firefighters from both Morgan City and Itta Bena responded to the blaze... Read more at DeltaDailyNews.com.