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A 36-year-old Yazoo City man died in a fire at Shady Lane Apartments early Tuesday morning.
Lendell Watson III was found inside Apartment 17H. 
The Yazoo Herald earned seven awards for advertising excellence during the 150th annual advertising conference of the Mississippi Press Association in Jackson.

While recently paging in the Governor's Office during the 2016 session, as pictured from left to right Madison Ables and William Logan Anderson, both had the opportunity to meet and talk with Governor Phil Bryant.

Kalyn Alexandria Jefferson of Bentonia recently served as a page for the Mississippi House of Representatives. Kalyn is pictured with William Primer, Speaker of the House Philip Gunn and Representative Bryant W. Clark, who sponsored her visit....

Manchester Academy's junior high boys basketball team won their district tournament on Saturday after defeating Hartfield Academy 36-26 in the finals. The Mavericks had a 21-5 record on the season.

Gracie Wells and Rainer Roberts were chosen Most Beautiful and Most Handsome at the Manchester Academy Beauty Review Saturday.