Today's Top Stories
Fri, 03/24/2017 - 11:41am
Christopher Acey Day, 56, died March 20, 2017 at University Medical Center in Jackson.
Funeral services are Friday, March 24 at 2 p.m. at the Stricklin-King Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Clint Ritchie officiating. Burial will follow at Glenwood Cemetery.
Wed, 03/22/2017 - 3:59pm
Norma Vincent Switzer, 91, of Ridgeland died March 22, 2017 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland.
Visitation is from 10-11 a.m. Friday at Stricklin-King Funeral Home.
Wed, 03/22/2017 - 8:42am
Chester Woodford “Woody” Humphries passed away peacefully on March 20, 2017. A celebration of his life will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 25 at St. John’s United Methodist Church following visitation at 9:30 in the church fellowship hall.
Wed, 03/22/2017 - 8:24am
The fire on Old Benton Road that forced firefighters and other emergency responders to work around the clock to contain is now 100 percent contained. The blaze began with a house fire and quickly spread into the surrounding woods.
Tue, 03/21/2017 - 4:09pm
The father of a 2016 murder victim is charged with shooting two men who were at the nightclub when his son was shot.
Otis Porter is charged with two counts of aggravated assault after an altercation turned violent last Friday afternoon.
Tue, 03/21/2017 - 4:06pm
Update: At 4 p.m. Tuesday, Yazoo County Emergency Management Director Jack Willingham said the fire is under control, and the current priority is ensuring that is doesn't flare up again.