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Clutching his Bible and hugging his wife, Michael Moore prepared to head into surgery to address a rare condition that only affects about one percent of the population.
Deputies need the public’s assistance in locating a suspect who is considered Yazoo County’s Most Wanted.
Local businesses were full of shoppers during Yazoo’s Holiday Open House last Sunday. Marion Lee, Renee Erickson and Allie Moore browse over designer jewelry at Good Hope General Mercantile.
The late Griffin Norquist Sr. was a dedicated family man, a true gentleman, a committed attorney and an unselfish community leader. But he was also a hero.
Manchester Academy local spelling bee winners and alternates pictured from left are (front) Fourth Grade Winner Landon Russell, Alternate Epperson Kelly, (middle row) Fifth Grade Winner Joseph Bei

James R. Burrell

James R. Burrell, 81, died Feb. 20, 2017 at his home in Yazoo City.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Mr. Burrell was born Nov. 22, 1935 in Yazoo City to Vardaman and Frances Lowery Burrell. He worked in construction.

KK Hill

Cary “KK” Hill died on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 as a result of a sudden and unexpected health event.

Amnesty Day March 3

The Yazoo City Municipal Court will hold its third Amnesty Day Program next month in an effort to collect unpaid fines, clearing many records. 
Amnesty Day will be held on March 3 from 8 a.m. until 7 p.m. at the Yazoo City Police Department.