USA Today Best Historic Small Town Contest Nominates Clarksdale

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USA Today 10 Best Historic Small Town Contest Nominates Clarksdale

USA Today 10 Best Historic Small Town Contest Nominates Clarksdale

USA Today Best Historic Small Town Readers’ Choice Award Contest nominates Clarksdale. We are excited Clarksdale is in the running out of a total of 20 nominees!!! They will select the Top 10 from this list.

The race is on to get our votes in and help our beloved home town, the heart of the Mississippi Delta, Clarksdale, shine in a national and international light! 

This is a USA Today voting and popularity contest, no doubt, so let’s win it!

Clarksdale started out at #16. We are now at #6! Let’s keep on climbing. VOTE today and VOTE ONCE EVERY DAY

Voting closes on Monday, May 6 at noon ET. Put it in your calendar. 

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Here is what USA Today has to say about Clarksdale, one of it’s 20 nominees.

“Those with an interest in music history should have the town of Clarksdale at the top of their list. This town in the Mississippi Delta played an important role in the development of the blues, a history you can explore at the Delta Blues Museum.”

USA Today 10 Best Historic Small Town Contest Nominates Clarksdale

USA Today 10 Best Historic Small Town Contest Nominates Clarksdale. Photo courtesy of Lisa Waddell Buser for USA TODAY

This kind of national/international recognition only serves to help raise awareness about our unique place on God’s green earth! We are struggling economically and in many other ways here in the Mississippi Delta. Help us spread the good news about this special place. Clarksdale!

So often Mississippi is ranked last place. Let’s make sure we are #1 on this list! Congratulations to another Mississippi town who made the top 20. Go Natchez!!!

Thank you to USA Today for selecting Clarksdale as a finalist in their 10 Best Historic Small Town Readers’ Choice Contest. And thank you to everyone who votes for Clarksdale!

Here is a list of the USA Today Best Historic Small Town Nominees in their current ranking order as of Wednesday, April 24th. Let’s do something about this, y’all!!!

  1. Granbury, Texas
  2. Mackinac Island, Michigan
  3. Angola, Indiana
  4. Williamsburg, Virginia
  5. Abilene, Kansas
  6. Clarksdale, Mississippi
  7. Haddonfield, New Jersey
  8. Natchitoches, Louisiana
  9. Bisbee, Arizona
  10. Natchez, Mississippi
  11. St. Augustine, Florida
  12. Dodge City, Kansas
  13. Moundsville, West Virginia
  14. Cody, Wyoming
  15. Ferndale, California
  16. Deadwood, South Dakota
  17. Cape May, New Jersey
  18. Fairhope, Alabama
  19. Bluffton, South Carolina
  20. Tarpon Springs, Florida


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