Today's Top Stories

United States Postal Service workers are known for putting their heart and soul into their work.  They even have an unofficial creed dedicated to themselves as they complete their rounds. 

A Yazoo City man wanted for shooting into a crowd at a local recreational complex last month was arrested by officers this weekend thanks to tips from citizens.

For a third straight year, The Yazoo Herald has earned a Bill Minor Award.

Benton Academy recently hosted its 2019 Elementary Basketball Camp.

The local city swimming pool is officially open for the season, including swimming lessons.

By JAMIE  PATTERSON

Managing Editor




John Bishop Copeland Jr.

John Bishop Copeland Jr., 93, of Yazoo City died at The Mississippi Baptist Medical Center in Jackson, Wednesday June 5, 2019. An Agent with Metropolitan Life Insurance Company he was a member of First United Methodist Church.







Lois W. Pierce

Lois W. Pierce, 86, of Benton, died Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland.

She was a retired Supervisor at Henson-Kippernick in Lexington and a member of Crossroads Primitive Baptist Church.






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