Benton Academy fifth grader Emma Middleton holds kindergarten student Lorelai Warmack as they cheer on the Raiders during homecoming Friday night.
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A Yazoo City man with a violent history was charged with attacking a minor with a 2 x 4 board.
Marquis McGee, 26, was charged with aggravated assault last Thursday.
Investigators have not determined why the attack even occurred.
Mary Rone Gibbs, 98, died on September 3, 2018 at Merit Health Hospital in Brandon.
Thomas C. Dunn, 92, of Fulton, Mississippi, passed away Sunday, September 2, 2018 at The Courtyard Nursing Home in Fulton. He was of the Baptist faith and a retired farmer.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Cathy Harden.
Four people were arrested this weekend in connection with conning Yazoo County residents out of $2,000. Investigators later discovered the suspects could be involved with a ring that spans over two other counties.
Yazoo City’s very own Dan Bradshaw was selected as the 2018 Mississippi Catfish Farmer of the Year.
Roger Barlow, executive director of Catfish Farmers of America, said Brashaw was one of three farmers from three different states selected for this honor.