Today's Top Stories
Wed, 07/20/2016 - 8:54am
Willard Ketchum stands in the middle of his family church, surrounded by broken, termite-infested wood and open dead space.
Surveying over the crumbling wood and dirt ground, he recalls the memories within Castle Chapel Methodist Church.
Wed, 07/20/2016 - 8:51am
In spite of numerous attempts to get information about an apparent unannounced July 11 Yazoo City Municipal School Board meeting and the resignation of two of the board's trustees, none of the five trustees would return telephone calls from Herald staffers.
Wed, 07/20/2016 - 8:49am
Two trustees said the uncertain direction of the local schools is behind their recent resignations from the municipal school board.
Wed, 07/20/2016 - 8:47am
A habitual offender is back behind bars after officers discovered him with over two pounds of marijuana and a large amount of cash at a local motel.
Jimmy L. Simmons, 35, of Yazoo City, was arrested last Friday at the Relax Inn on East Fifteenth Street.
Tue, 07/19/2016 - 5:02pm
Charles T. Moore, Jr, 59 of Canton died Sunday July 17, 2016 in Bentonia.
A CPA with the Department of Revenue, he was a member of Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church.
Tue, 07/19/2016 - 3:24pm
Roma Vanessa Mott, 55, of Meridian formerly of Yazoo City died Tuesday July 19, 2016 at Rush Community Hospital in Meridian. She was a homemaker and of the Pentecostal belief.
Mon, 07/18/2016 - 4:23pm
Rickey E. Lowery, 59, died July 17, 2016 at River Region Hospital in Vicksburg.
Mon, 07/18/2016 - 4:17pm
Annie Mae Grantham, 72, died July 17, 2016 at her home.
Visitation is Tuesday from 5-7 p.m. at Stricklin-King Funeral Home.
Mon, 07/18/2016 - 8:58am
David Emory Allen, 62, died July 16, 2016 at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson.
Visitation will be from 12:30-2 p.m. Tuesday at First Presbyterian Church.