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Yazoo City High School held its Homecoming celebrations Friday night with Taleah Nelson being crowned Homecoming Queen.
Police Chief Ron Sampson released the following statement about the weekend violence in Yazoo City:
The weekend was filled with chaos and bloodshed in Yazoo City as three separate shootings left two men dead and others injured.
Yazoo County Football Week 9 Panther blow out St. Andrews Yazoo County dominated St. Andrews in the second half of Friday night’s game to take the victory 42-0.
They say all streaks are meant to be broken, and that sentiment finally held true for Yazoo City High on Friday night.

Joe Terrell Tenhet

Joe Terrell Tenhet, 58, of Memphis, TN, passed away on Friday, October 4, 2019, at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis, due to a brain aneurysm suffered on October 1.


Mary Ellen Lowery

Mary Ellen Lowery, 62, of Yazoo City passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, October 12, 2019.  She was raised in Holly Bluff, having been born on May 31, 1957.




Anna Christine Cain

Anna Christine Cain, 90, of Houma, La. and formerly of Bentonia, passed away at her home on Wednesday, October 9, 2019.

She was a Para Professional and of the Pentecostal faith.






Chester Dale Bramlett

Chester Dale Bramlett, 77, of Ridgeland and formerly of The Good Hope Community in Humphreys County, passed away Thursday October 10, 2019.

Mr. Bramlett was a self-employed Rural Water Association manager and a member of Parkview Church of God.


Hope Elizabeth Mathews

Ms. Hope Elizabeth Mathews, 49, passed away Thursday, October 9, 2019, at the Winston Medical Nursing Home in Louisville, MS.   Graveside services and interment will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Sunday, October 13th, at New Hope Cemetery in Louisville, with Mr.





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