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MEA Primary Care Plus in Yazoo City welcomes Dr. Moumita Biswas.
After battling in the summer heat through 80 minutes of regular game play, 20 minutes of overtime, and 10 minutes of sudden death overtime in a tied game of 1-1, the Manchester Academy Girls socce
The final chapter of the Ricky Saxton murder case came to a close this week with the second and final suspect pleading guilty to the brutal crime.
RayAh Young was known as the “Mystery Baby.”
Tri County Academy crowned its 2019 Queen during its Homecoming celebrations Friday night.

Howard Saxton

Howard A. Saxton, 79, of the Free Run community in Yazoo County, passed away Saturday June 29, 2019 at The Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Jackson. A veteran of The U.S.


Wayne Vancleave Jr.

Wayne Patrick Vancleave Jr., 50, died June 29, 2019 at his home.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 6 at noon at Scott Memorial Funeral Home.

Mr. Vancleave was born March 28, 1969 in Yazoo City. He was employed as an HVAC technician.



Kenny Manor

Kenneth Lee “Kenny” Manor, 57, of Yazoo City passed away Friday June 28, 2019 at his residence.

Mr. Manor was born Dec. 7, 1961 in Yazoo County to Major and Rose Dix Manor. He was employed in construction.




Eric Girard

Samuel Eric Girard, 32, of Bentonia passed away Sunday, June 23, 2019 at his residence in the Dover community.

He was an employee of Quality Tree Service and of the Baptist faith.








Lacey Claire Lee

Lacey Claire Lee, 35, beloved younger daughter of Rory and Janet Lee, died at her parents’ home in Clinton Sat., June 22.  She was a resident of Madison, having proudly purchased her first home in August, 2018.  With fierce determination, she battled a rare type of cancer for


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