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Clarksdale,

city (1990 pop. 19,717), seat of Coahoma co., NW Miss., on the Sunflower River; inc. 1882. It is a processing and distribution center for agriculture, its main resource. There is also light manufacturing. Clarksdale also is a major center for rhythm-and-blues music.
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The day's agenda will also see Pai visit an undisclosed radio station in Clarksdale, Ms.
The National Weather Service said the afternoon heat index, a combination of temperature and humidity, climbed to 120 degrees in Clarksdale, Mississippi.
But when her mother tells her a cousin Lydia didn't know she had is in jail in Clarksdale, Mississippi, and that Lydia has to rush down south and get him out, Lydia finds herself rolling down Highway 61 with Bill Smith, her partner, behind the wheel.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE:CTB) said on Friday that it has ratified a new four-year labour agreement for its Clarksdale plant with members of United Steelworkers (USW).
Malatesta is a native of the Mississippi Delta where he began his legal career practicing in Clarksdale, then Greenville, and settling with his family in Jackson.
Situated in the historic district of downtown Clarksdale, the stately Victorian house with its rambling wrap-around porch and coal-burning fireplaces is the embodiment of a gracious Southern home.
Clarksdale, Mississippi largely is known for the dire poverty that many of its 16,272, mostly Black citizens endure and for a blues music culture drawing fans from around the globe.
Delta Farm Press celebrates its 75th anniversary with a special 40-page commemorative section in the publication which began in 1943 as a 4-page supplement to the Clarksdale, MS, daily newspaper.
The EF3 tornado that swept through Clarksdale, Mississippi, on December 23, 2015.
said at a news conference at the Trump Tower in New York that the first three American Idea hotels will be in Mississippi in the towns of Cleveland, Clarksdale and Greenville.
Facilities included in the transaction are 95-bed Merit Health Gilmore Memorial in Amory, Miss., 112-bed Merit Health Batesville in Batesville, Miss., 181-bed Merit Health Northwest Mississippi in Clarksdale, Miss.