Today's Top Stories

The Manchester Academy Lady Mavericks brought home the South State Runner-Up trophy on Saturday after falling in the South State Championship to Greenville Christian.
Mary Sheriff has served as manager of Yazoo City’s Wendy’s for 25 years. On Monday she began a new chapter with the popular local restaurant.
Two weeks after a man was reported missing, a suspect has been charged with his murder.
Members of the Word of Truth Full Gospel Church are unable to drive to the church after the road washed out during last week’s heavy rainfall.
District 3 Supervisor Willie “Deuce” Wright’s car has been vandalized at his home twice in the past few days, and he believes it’s personal.






Gladys Carpenter Chamblee

Gladys Carpenter Chamblee, 83, of Grenada, passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020 in Grenada. She was born August 23, 1936 in Tallahatchie County to Homer and Nora Moorman Carpenter. She worked at Pennaco Hosiery Mill and was a member of First Church of the Nazarene.


Timmy Lloyd Helms

Timmy Loyd Helms, 57, of Yazoo City passed away at his home on Saturday, February 1, 2020. 

Memorial services will be held Saturday, February 8 at 10:30 a.m. at the Church of God of Prophecy on Graball Road in Yazoo City with Rev. Matt Clark officiating.



Francis Clarence Vandevere

Francis Clarence Vandevere, 90, of Benton passed away Saturday, February 1, 2020 at St. Dominic Jackson Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services will be held at Melrose Baptist Church on Friday, February 7 with visitation starting at 12:30 p.m. until the 2 p.m. service.






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