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United States Postal Service workers are known for putting their heart and soul into their work.  They even have an unofficial creed dedicated to themselves as they complete their rounds. 

A Yazoo City man wanted for shooting into a crowd at a local recreational complex last month was arrested by officers this weekend thanks to tips from citizens.

For a third straight year, The Yazoo Herald has earned a Bill Minor Award.

Benton Academy recently hosted its 2019 Elementary Basketball Camp.

The local city swimming pool is officially open for the season, including swimming lessons.

By JAMIE  PATTERSON

Managing Editor







Bill Sills

Joseph Harris “Bill” Sills entered his eternal rest on May 14, 2019 surrounded by his family. Bill was born December 11th, 1932 at Silver Creek, Mississippi, to Charles B. Sills and Mildred Thompson Sills.




Judy Nail Barker

Judith Nail Barker, a graduate of Yazoo City High School and former photographer for The Yazoo Herald, entered into Glory on May 2, 2019, at her home in Starkville, Mississippi.  She is survived by her former husband, Granville Barker, son Benjamin Barker and her daughter Abi






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Jewell Percy Sartain, affectionately called J.P., entered the gates of heaven on June 21, 2019... READ MORE