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The late Griffin Norquist Sr. was a dedicated family man, a true gentleman, a committed attorney and an unselfish community leader. But he was also a hero.
Manchester Academy local spelling bee winners and alternates pictured from left are (front) Fourth Grade Winner Landon Russell, Alternate Epperson Kelly, (middle row) Fifth Grade Winner Joseph Bei
Ojee and Anna's Restaurant in Yazoo City recently held a ribbon cutting to let the community know they are open for business.
Clayton Saxton fires off a shot in Benton Academy’s boys pee wee basketball season opener at Canton Academy.
Corporal William L. King (left) is pictured during his re-enlistment ceremony being led by Chief Warrant Officer 3 Randy L. Banks at the Marine Corps Base Camp in Pendleton, Calif.







Mabel Jordan

Mabel Harris Norman Jordan was born on May 23, 1926 in Yazoo City. She was the daughter of Thomas Harvey Norman and Juanita Harris Norman. She died at home on July 23, 2019 at age 93 with family by her side.






Penelope Jackson

Penelope S. Jackson, 77, of Yazoo City passed away Friday, July 19, 2019 at the Martha Coker Green Houses. Mrs. Jackson was a member of First United Methodist Church in Yazoo City.She was a longtime emergency room nurse at King's Daughters Hospital and Martha Coker.


James Paul Luby

James Paul Luby, 74, of Benton passed away at his brother’s home on Wednesday, July 17, 2019.

Mr. Luby was a retired English teacher who earned the Mississippi Teacher of the Year Award in 1990.


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