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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.

Ada Mae Lewis Martin

Ada Mae Lewis Martin, 82, died at River Region in Vicksburg, MS on January 29, 2017.  She was the daughter of Willie and Lutra Lewis.  She was a lifelong member of Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church.












Shelby Clare Lightcap Book

Shelby Clare Lightcap Book, 80, of Yazoo County died on Monday, January 24, 2017. 
Visitation will be held on Thursday from 1-3 p.m. At Trinity Church's Jones Hall with services held at Trinity Church under the direction of Stricklin-King Funeral Home.

Megan Bloom

Megan LeeAnne Bloom, 26, of Benton passed away Saturday, January 21, 2016 in Water Valley. 
Visitation is Thursday at 11 a.m. at Parkview Church of God. 

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