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It is a familiar name within the Yazoo community, found on the shirts of its workers and the trucks they drive through town.
Charles Jesse “Mac” McMurry was born in Columbia, Mississippi on February 10, 1941.
He was called to Heaven on April 26, 2019 while surrounded by his loved ones in his home.
Mac was 78 years of age. He was happily married to Rosella Stevens for 33 years.
It is not every day someone manages to break into a jail, but one suspect proved it can be done.
The culprit may have been captured on video surveillance, but he managed to escape arrest after recently sneaking into the local correctional facility.
Some city council members voiced their opinions about the state takeover of the Yazoo City Municipal School District this week. And all were in agreement that it could be “a good thing.”
A Yazoo County man was charged with molesting a child this week, and investigators said the abuse could have been occurring for at least a year.
Robert Deering, 32, was charged with sexual battery and gratification of lust last Thursday.
Delores S. Williams, 90, of Benton died Saturday April 20, 2019 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland.
A homemaker she was a member of Benton United Methodist Church.