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Austin Raish Moore of Vaughan, pictured left, recently served as a page for the Mississippi Senate.  Pages generally run errands for officials and Senate staff.  Austin is pictured with Lt.
It's nothing new for Old Highway 3 to be in rough shape, but recent heavy rainfall has really taken a toll.
The Yazoo City Fire Department recently held its promotion ceremony for a number of firefighters.
Elder Vera Hall, Pastor of Mississippi Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church in Jackson, delivered an opening prayer to the state senate on Monday, February 17, 2020, at the invitation
Once every decade, Mississippians have the chance to make a difference at the local, state and national levels.






Jimmy Ashworth

Jimmy Oneal Ashworth, 83, died Feb. 17, 2020 at his home in Greenwood.

Funeral services were Thursday at Belzoni City Cemetery with Rev. Glenn Allen officiating. Burial followed under the direction of Stricklin-King Funeral Home.


Sherry Lewis

Sherry Virginia Wasson Lewis, 68, passed away peacefully at her residence in Benton on February 18, 2020 after a lengthy illness.

Mrs. Lewis was born April 12, 1951 in Alabama to Harry and Claudine Campbell Wasson.



Claudine Seale White

Claudine S. White, 91, of Yazoo City passed away Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at The Martha Coker Green House Homes.

Mrs. White was born May 9, 1928 in Sharkey County to James Clark Seale and Mary Ethel Sibley Seale. She was a homemaker and a Baptist.






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