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Opinion & Editorials

Are rumors running wild inside Clarksdale City Hall?

What in the hell is going on in City Hall?

Rumors are swirling around City Hall.  They are in social media (that Facebook video), and on the streets. Pretty much everywhere! There’s even a new request in social media request for citizens that may have questions, issues or concerns about the City to reach out privately, or publicly. Is there chaos in City Hall?  Are […]

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Opinion about Clarksdale Public Utilities.

Some general thoughts on matters CPU

In no particular order, here’s some general opinions and thoughts into the evolving story about our public utility company and its leadership. Something Material? ClarksdaleNews has been talking with some CPU officials.  It is clear that some think the investigation will, or has, revealed something of material consequence on our three suspended executives.  What that […]

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Michael Hunter on the road to recovery.

Call Me Michael (I ain’t Dollar Bill no mo’)

“You been seein’ the McCain funeral, we been watchin’ it,” and with that Michael Hunter floored me again. We talked about McCain briefly, I should’a dug into it more, to better understand what Michael thinks about all of that, but our conversation quickly moved on to Michael remembering the last time we met, and how […]

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Stand Up, Speak Out in Clarksdale.

Dave Speaks Out… and so can You!

One of ClarksdaleNews’ main goals is to give voice to our citizens.  If you feel like you want to say something, or that you don’t have a place to be seen and heard, you got that place now.  All must be within our ethics and standards, of course (here), and we are most interested in […]

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Citizen Comments about Clarksdale from a FB page

ClarksdaleNews found comments from some of our citizens on a Facebook page trail interesting, and worth sharing.  Although all names were in public on that Facebook page, they have been removed here.  Only their comments follow exactly as stated. The Headline: I truly feel sorry for CLARKSDALE! You can go just a few counties away […]

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