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2018 Heritage Award

Mayor Chuck Espy receives the 2018 Heritage Award on behalf of the Clarksdale Fire Station/City of Clarksdale at the Walter Anderson Museum and Art in Ocean Springs, MS.

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Rena Butler Health and Science Annex

Clarksdale native, retired educator, and volunteer, Rena Butler was honored today at a ribbon cutting ceremony announcing the new Rena Butler Health Sciences Annex facility — an off-site extension ofCoahoma Community College. City and state officials, family, friends, and community members attended the celebration. Wasn’t able to attend?? Read more here via Mississippi Today: https://mississippitoday.org/…/coahoma…/

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Summer Youth Program

Clarksdale Youth Employment Opportunity Program: 9 weeks program Placed with various businesses around town •Contact:: Mack Crank @ (662) 621-8101 Coahoma County Youth Outreach: Feeding Program June 4, 2018 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. •Contact:: Kendric Travis @ (662)627-1105 Coahoma County Junior/Senior High: Feeding Program June 4, 2018 – July 27, 2018 8:00 a.m. – […]

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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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