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James Cummins, executive director of Wildlife Mississippi, and Marsha Barbour, who serves on the organization’s Board of Directors, spoke to the Yazoo City Lions Club last week about the nonprofit
Yazoo County Lady Panther Catherine Collum drives to the basket during Friday’s game against the Magee Trojans. The Lady Panthers held off the Trojans for a 65 to 49 win.
Epperson Kelly, Lane Woods, Jaden Cerda, and Rush Melton got up close and personal with "front row seats" to a recent Manchester Academy basketball game.
Yazoo City native Deondre Burns was recently named the Summit League Men's Basketball Player of the Week.
Brandace Crowder, Zundeya Croft and Chancey Figures of Yazoo CIty (pictured from left) recently served as pages in the Mississippi Senate. They are pictured with State Sen. Joseph Thomas Sr.

Irma Sandifer Phillips

Irma Louise Sandifer Phillips, 89, died on Saturday, May 13, 2017 in the Sardis Nursing Home. 
Visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m.Wednesday, May 17 followed by services at 11 a.m. at Stricklin-King Funeral Home in Yazoo City.

Will Rutherford

Funeral Services for William Kelly "Will" Rutherford, 29, of Yazoo City who passed away doing what he enjoyed most, fishing, on May 10, 2017 at Fort Lauderdale, Fla., will be Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 2 p.m. at Stricklin King Funeral Home Chapel.