Scott Coopwood

Bumping Into Robert Khayat

Column by Scott Coopwood Recently, I ran into former Ole Miss Chancellor, Robert Khayat in Oxford. For those who may not know Khayat, he...

Blog: Summers in Pass Christian

By Scott Coopwood, HT.com blogger The month of July never passes without me reflecting on the many summers I spent on the Mississippi Gulf Coast....

MS Delta National Heritage Area: Good for the Delta = Good for the State

There is no question the Mississippi Delta has played an important role in the American story. It gave our country the Blues and Blues...

Coopwood: Grammy Fever Getting Closer to Mississippi

Last week, I had the opportunity of traveling to Los Angeles with a group from my town of Cleveland to meet with Grammy officials...

Ridin’ with the wind – again

Growing up in the small Delta community of Shelby, one of our great pastimes was riding motorcycles all over town. It didn’t matter if...

Coopwood: Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Marks Historic Turning Point

The opening of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum in Jackson a while back represented a significant cultural milestone, not only to Mississippi but to...

Remembering Dr. Stacy Davidson

Column by Scott Coopwood In January 2011, I was walking out of the Baptist Church in the small Delta town of Shelby when someone...

Coopwood: Former Mississippian Pins Book

Norbert Putnam, famous musician and record producer who lived in my town of Cleveland when he was executive director of the Delta Music Institute...

Tracing History

With the arrival of this spring weather, our publication, Delta Magazine, decided to get out and enjoy some of it. We accomplished this by...

A Delta Legend at 90

Scott Coopwood, a seventh generation Deltan, lives in Cleveland, Mississippi, with his wife Cindy and their three children. Scott is the publisher and owner...