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Clarksdale Coahoma County Tourism.

Madge Howell appointed to the Coahoma County Tourism Board

From WROX: There’ll be a new board member when the Coahoma County Tourism Commission meets Wednesday, and possibly a new executive director.  Since Thanksgiving county supervisors have appointed Madge Howell to replace Chris Overton, and the four other board members interviewed six candidates for director. The state auditor is still investigating allegations of misappropriations of […]

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The Vicksburg Massacre, 1874.

2 Day in Civil Rights: the Vicksburg Massacre

From 2018 EJI Calendar 1874:  After Peter Crosby, a former slave is elected sheriff in Vicksburg, Mississippi, whites remove him and kill black citizens who try to reinstate him.  Crosby is later shot in the head by J.P. Gilmer, a deputy. From EJI Timeline Vicksburg, Mississippi Massacre: White Mob Attacks Black Political Meeting During the […]

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George H.W. Bush and Barbara Bush.

George W. Bush remembers his father

Former President George W. Bush tears up while eulogizing his father, George H.W. Bush, at the State Funeral in Washington, D. C. yesterday. The 43rd president said his father, the 41st president, taught him how to lead.

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James Baldwin.

James Baldwin on the American Dream

James Baldwin and his words are still as relevant as the day on which they were first spoken! He speaks to each and every one of us! If you like this, watch “I Am Not Your Negro” – fantastic documentary film of his life. The trailer for this important film follows.

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Get your flu shots now.

Flu shots, it’s time!

From WROX: The Mississippi department of health has confirmed the state’s first and the nation’s fifth pediatric flu death of the season in a minor from south Mississippi with underlying health conditions.  Flu shots usually take two weeks to produce immunity and are recommended for everyone six months of age and older; flu season typically […]

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Sounds of the Season Festival of Choirs.

Sounds of the Season Festival of Choirs

You are cordially invited to attend “Sounds of the Season: A Festival of Choirs” on Monday, December 10 at 7 pm at Oakhurst Baptist Church presented by Coahoma Community College and featuring the Coahoma Community College choir, the Cordova High School Choir, and the South Wind High School Choir. It should be a magnificent event […]

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