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Rosie Jauquine McPhail died peacefully on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at St. Catherine’s Village in Madison.
A third suspect is behind bars in connection with an ongoing investigation surrounding a rash of trailer and four-wheeler thefts from December.
Adam Jones, 29, was charged with grand larceny after he admitted to stealing a four-wheeler.
Mayor Diane Delaware recently requested the financials of the Yazoo County Convention and Visitors Bureau. She said she is not upset, but that she did not get them.
“I am not offended by what they did,” she said. “But they sent me back an Open Records request.”
Mayor Diane Delaware urged the city aldermen to not interfere with police investigations within the community.
The Yazoo Herald brought home eight awards from the Mississippi Press Association’s 2018 Advertising Division Better Newspaper Contest, including three first-place honors.
The Herald won third place in General Excellence for all weekly newspapers in the state.
Mary Catherine Eldridge, 88, died February 11, 2019 at her home in Yazoo City.
Visitation is Friday from 5-7 p.m. at Stricklin-King Funeral Home.
Funeral services are Saturday, Feb. 16 at 11 a.m. at Midway Baptist Church with Rev. Jessie Bird officiating.