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Thanks to an outpouring of community support, the local swimming pool is anticipated to open within the next week.

Things are looking bright for Yazoo County with many programs, funding and improvements heading its way thanks to the diligence of county leaders.

It’s not easy being a woman working in a male-dominated field. But for Jewelstine Moore, it comes naturally.

The Yazoo County Chamber of Commerce welcomed Elite Physical Therapy to its new location inside the 49 Junction Shopping Center last week as T McGraw cut the ribbon.

Joseph Beidleman launches a fastball as The Yazoo Herald team captured the Minor League title this week at the Wardell Leach Recreational Complex.

Mississippi Baptist Medical Center hosted free CPR training for 18 5th–12th-grade Yazoo County teachers on June 4 at Trinity Episcopal Church.




Donny Moore

James Donald “Donny” Moore, 58, died Sept. 25, 2016 at University Medical Center in Jackson. 
Visitation is from noon-1 p.m. Friday at Stricklin-King Funeral Home. 
Funeral services are Friday at 1 p.m. the Stricklin-King Funeral Home Chapel. 







Juanita Waltman Fulgham

June 12, 1929 – September 25, 2016
Juanita Waltman Fulgham was born June 12, 1929, in Copiah County, Mississippi.
J.W., as she was affectionately known by her loving husband, Charles “Blackie” Fulgham was 




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