Norman A. Mott Jr., whose family guided this newspaper for three generations, died last Thursday.
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Speed may have played a factor in the accident that left two people dead following a crash into flood waters Thursday night.
Norman Albert Mott, Jr., retired third generation Publisher and Editor of The Yazoo City Herald, died Thursday, June 13, 2019 at St. Dominic Hospital after a brief illness. Mr. Mott had been an independent resident of The Orchard in Ridgeland, MS since 2012.
Danny Lee Duggan, 66, of Yazoo City passed away Saturday, June 15, 2019 at the Mississippi Baptist Medical Center in Jackson.
Helen Tullos Jones, 73, passed away Saturday, June 8 at her home in Yazoo City. Funeral services will be Saturday, June 15 with Graveside services at Michie Cemetery in Vaiden. Southern Funeral Home in Lexington has been entrusted with arrangements.
A 43-year-old Yazoo County man died Wednesday night after suffering a gunshot wound to the chest.
With about two months left until the primary election, one candidate has pulled out of the county elections race.