Benton Academy's pee wee football team wrapped up the most successful season in recent years this week at Christ Covenant. Pictured is Raiders running back Evan Michael Williams on a first down carry.
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Annie Ruth Stricklin Ryan, 88, of Blakely, Ga., and formerly of Yazoo City, peacefully passed away Monday, July 23, 2018.
Mrs. Ryan was born May 18, 1930, in Yazoo County to the late Herman Stricklin and Louise Jennings Stricklin. She was a homemaker.
Steven Floyd Clements, 69, died July 24, 2018 at his home in Holly Bluff.
Funeral arrangements are pending with Stricklin-King Funeral Home.
Mr. Walter Anderson “W.A.” Collins, 78, formerly of West, passed away Thursday, July 26, 2018.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 28 at West Cemetery. Rev. Gene Richardson will officiate.
A Yazoo City man is recovering from injuries following an attack by three unknown suspects last week.
State officials have recognized the former Mississippi Chemical Corporation as pioneering fertilizer plant and will be given a state historical marker.
Two members of the Yazoo City Housing Authority Board said they were unaware that over $550,000 was transferred to a non-profit organization, and that the board’s official minutes were altered to make it appear as if they approved that transfer.
Willie F. (Bill) Brown made his transition to eternal life, Wednesday, July 18, peacefully at home surrounded by his wife Martha. He was born, August 13, 1942, the fourteenth child of John Reaver and Rosie Brown.
Wilma Cade Blakemore Pickett, was born January 17, 1937 and on July 20, 2018 joined our heavenly Father and special family members.