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Much like the original bell steeple overlooking the Yazoo landscape, Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church has overseen generations of its members for over a century. 
Becoming the superintendent of the Yazoo County School District was never something Becky Fisher saw in her future.  And now after serving in this post since 2012, she is announcing her retirement, starting on June 30.
In perfection, there is immortality.
A perfect season, a record, stands the test of time.
The trophies, engravings, photos, and memories will create a legacy that will last.
The Benton Academy family mourns the loss of their beloved school pet and mascot Callaway. 
Callaway passed away Monday after fighting to survive an animal attack a few days earlier. 
Manchester Academy’s Jr High girls finished first in the District Tournament with a season record of 24-2.
Two suspects remain on the run after an attempted armed robbery led to murder early Thursday morning in rural Yazoo County. 

Josephine Crump

Mrs. Josephine Crump, the wife of the late Waymon Crump Jr., died Thursday morning, Jan. 18, 2018 at 4:12 a.m. at her home. She was 87 years old.
She will be truly missed by her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Edwin Lee Martin

Edwin Lee Martin went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 21, 2018.  Lee was born on July 16, 1938, in Yazoo County.  He received his education in the Yazoo City school system.  He graduated from Belhaven in 1962 and received his Masters from Mississippi College in

Doris Homerline Clower

Doris Homerline Wells Clower, 91, of Liberty, MS passed away on January 20, 2018 at her residence.  Mrs. Clower was born March 8, 1926 in the East Fork community in Liberty, MS.  She was the daughter of Homer Wells and Eleanor Parker Wells. Visitation for Mrs.

Keith Passons

Alan Keith Passons, 59 of the Myrleville Community of Yazoo County passed away at his residence Thursday, January 18, 2018.
A retired Police Officer he was a member of Melrose Baptist Church.

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