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Few people have had a greater impact on lives in this community than JP Luby.
Robbie Yerger (center) and Hunter Yerger (right) of the Mississippi Cheese Straw Factory are greeted by Vice President Mike Pence at the Made in America Product Showcase held at the White House th
Janae White is the new president of the Yazoo City Rotary Club. White (left) is pictured receiving the gavel from outgoing president Jamie Patterson.
Dr. Melissa Rasmussen is the new president of the Yazoo City Lions Club. She is pictured (left) receiving the gavel from outgoing president Debra Crook.
It’s always helpful to law enforcement when a burglary suspect takes a moment to pose for the camera.

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