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One of Yazoo City’s youngest entrepreneurs has transformed a former empty building into a growing empire.

Dennis McFee has a positive attitude that is contagious within moments of meeting him.

They are struggling to save their homes and property. They are losing sleep at night wondering if the rising waters will wash away what they have created.

As Jimmy Hudson prepares for the encroaching waters upon his Holly Bluff home, he takes a moment to look down at a slab of concrete near the family’s basketball goal.

Asia Taylor and Cree Williams of Yazoo City recently served as junior pages for the Mississippi State Senate. Pages generally run errands for officials and senate staff.

Dylan Moore of Vaughan recently served as a junior page for the Mississippi State Senate. Pages generally run errands for officials and senate staff. Dylan is pictured with Lt. Gov.




Billy Ray Jones

Billy Ray Jones, 78, died February 26, 2019 at Baptist Hospital. A funeral service will be held at 12 Noon Friday, March 1, 2019 at First Baptist Church of Madison. A visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. Friday at the church.


Dewey Hood

Dewey Clinton Hood Jr., 71, died Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019 at his home in Benton.

Funeral arrangements are pending with Stricklin-King Funeral Home.










Loris Helen Martin Grey

Loris Helen Martin Grey

February 19, 1935 – February 22, 2019

Loris (Lois) Helen Martin Grey, (84), of Yazoo City, Mississippi, passed from this life on February 22, 2019, at home after an illness surrounded by family and friends.


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