Today's Top Stories

Yazoo County’s Elizabeth Solano finished 19th out of 130 runners at the Madison Cross Country Classic.
1959 was a year to remember for baseball in Yazoo City.
The Johnson and Tubbs families are true believers in giving back to the community.
This year’s Battle of Yazoo was expected to be a competitive matchup between equally matched teams, but Yazoo County had other plans.
Manchester Academy is now 3-0 after defeating North Sunflower Academy 49-8 on Friday.  The Mavericks gained 262 total yards on offense in the game, with 163 yards rushing and 99 yards passing.












Shirley Barnes Packer

Shirley Barnes Packer, 73, of Madison, and formerly of Yazoo City, passed away Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland.
Visitation is from 1-2 p.m. Thursday at Stricklin-King Funeral Home.

Bobby Ward McPhail

Bobby Ward McPhail, 86, passed away Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 at the Martha Coker Green Houses.
Visitation is from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Thursday at Stricklin-King Funeral Home.

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