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Yazoo County High School administrators recently led a volunteer effort to bring a facelift to the basketball gym.

The Yazoo Herald brought home eight awards from the Mississippi Press Association’s 2018 Advertising Division Better Newspaper Contest, including three first-place honors.

Beautification of a local park, a community fruit orchard and enhanced downtown landscaping are among the projects heading to Yazoo City thanks to a recent grant.

The Manchester Academy Mavericks placed second in the District 2 AA Tournament Saturday. 

Ivy Sowell makes a pass in the weekend district tournament where Manchester Academy’s Lady Mavericks captured the district title.

Ricks Memorial Library in Yazoo City is working hard to provide important resources to the community despite budget cuts over the last few years.


Annette Pennington Fouche

Annette Pennington Fouche’ passed away December 4, 2018 in Jackson, MS at St. Dominic Hospital. Public visitation will be 11am until 1pm Saturday, December 8, 2018 at Century Funeral Home; 727 Webster Avenue in Yazoo City, MS.  Homegoing services will be 2 p.m.



Joyce B. Davis

Joyce B. Davis, 79, of Yazoo City passed away Monday, December 3, 2018 at The Baptist Medical Center Yazoo.

She was a homemaker and a member of Midway Baptist Church.


Marvin Terrell

Marvin Terrell, 80, passed away on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at St. Dominic Jackson Memorial Hospital.  He died as he had lived-with dignity, courage, and love for his friends, family, and the Ole Miss Rebels.




Mona Faye Cox

Mona Faye Cox, 84, died Nov. 22, 2018 at her home in Newport Richey, Fla.

Funeral services are Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Glenwood Cemetery. Burial will follow under the direction of Stricklin-King Funeral Home.








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