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Small Town Newspapers, and the social media-internet wave

From DELTA BUSINESS JOURNAL By Aimee Robinette • Photo by Timothy Ivy For decades, there have been discussions throughout the industry that newspapers are on the verge of extinction. With the advent of Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, a new generation demands their news posthaste and in 200 characters. The days of great journalists such as […]

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Dudley Barnes On Forbes List of Wealth Advisors

From DELTA BUSINESS JOURNAL Dudley M. Barnes a CFP® affiliated with Raymond James Financial Services, member FINRA/SIPC has been named to the Forbes list of Best-In-State Wealth Advisors.  The Forbes list, which recognizes advisors from national, regional and independent firms, was released online earlier this year. “It’s a privilege to congratulate Dudley Barnes on this […]

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An English Trombone Player Finds Home in the Delta

From DELTA MAGAZINE  (subscribe here) by Tom Speed This is a story about how a trombone-playing Englishman found his way to the Mississippi Delta and came to call it his home. That Englishman is called Bob Dowell and in 2008, he found himself on a ship setting out from the port of San Diego. The […]

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Photographic artist Langdon Clay

From DELTA MAGAZINE (subscribe here) 2018 Jan/Feb Features, Langdon Clay by Maude Schuyler Clay Langdon Clay made his initial visit to the Delta in 1971 on a cross country road trip from California to New York with his New England prep school friend, Lloyd Fonvielle.  Fonvielle was from Wilmington, North Carolina, but neither he nor […]

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