Scott Coopwood

Three More Quarters Remaining

No, I'm not talking about football! Like so many businesses, in our business, we look closely at quarters of each year. How did we do...

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...

Cleveland in New York

The New York-Mississippi Central Park Picnic is one of Mississippi’s greatest assets. For the past eight years, I have helped produce this wonderful event...

Doom and Gloom in the Newspaper Business — Not Really!

Myth: the publishing industry is on its knees and newspapers, more than any other printed product, will soon disappear. I certainly hope not. And,...

Mississippi’s Creative Economy

Recently, I attended a meeting my good friend, Malcolm White, Director of the Mississippi Arts Commission put together. The meeting was made up of...

The Delta’s Mighty Ambassadors

Scott Coopwood is the owner and publisher of Delta Magazine, Delta Business Journal, and The Cleveland Current, based in Cleveland.  Email him at scott@coopwood.net  While we...

Boxer Joe Frazier’s Visit

Scott Coopwood, a seventh generation Deltan, lives in Cleveland, Mississippi, with his wife Cindy and their three children. He can be reached at scott@coopwood.net. Last...

Making Memories

Last weekend outside of Oxford, traffic came to a standstill as thousands of motorists were driving into town to see the Ole Miss -...

The Great Mississippi River Flood of 2011

  In his classic Delta autobiography, Lanterns On the Levee, William Alexander Percy wrote, “With us, when you speak of ‘the river,’ though there be many,...

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...