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15th Annual Juke Joint Festival

The 15th annual Juke Joint Festival was this last Saturday and the weather did not interfere.  People from all over the world came and weathered the storm from people camping out in tents on the Sunflower River, to those running in the 5K and 8K race and to the exhibitors that hung in there. Many […]

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Juke Joint Festival Participants!

To Festival Participants: If inclement weather should occur and you would like to get out of the elements, the Civic Auditorium, 506 East Second Street, will be open from 8:00p until. If assistance is needed, please contact the Clarksdale Police Department’s Shift Commander at 662-902-9187.     Mayor Chuck Espy

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Juke Joint Festival Preparation

Juke Joint Festival Preparation April 14, 2018 Are you participating in the Junk Joint Festival as a business or a vendor? Do you have the required permit? Have you paid your fee to participate? Call us for help 662-621-8165 Together We Stand CE

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MAP Expansion

The City of Clarksdale, Clarksdale Coahoma County Chamber of Commerce, Mississippi Development Authority and MAP of Easton-Clarksdale met Wednesday, March 28, 2018 to proudly announce the expansion of the MAP of Easton building in Clarksdale.  MAP will be expanding on the products that they will produce at the local plant in Clarksdale which would create […]

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American Legion Commander

The Clarksdale Police and Fire Departments were invited to the American Legion Post 28 located in Clarksdale, MS  to meet National Commander Denise Rohan. Commander Rohan was elected national commander of the two million member American Legion on August 24, 2017, she resides in Verona, Wisconsin.    

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