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Yazoo County High School administrators recently led a volunteer effort to bring a facelift to the basketball gym.

The Yazoo Herald brought home eight awards from the Mississippi Press Association’s 2018 Advertising Division Better Newspaper Contest, including three first-place honors.

Beautification of a local park, a community fruit orchard and enhanced downtown landscaping are among the projects heading to Yazoo City thanks to a recent grant.

The Manchester Academy Mavericks placed second in the District 2 AA Tournament Saturday. 

Ivy Sowell makes a pass in the weekend district tournament where Manchester Academy’s Lady Mavericks captured the district title.

Ricks Memorial Library in Yazoo City is working hard to provide important resources to the community despite budget cuts over the last few years.

Mary Teague

Mary A. Teague, 91, died Dec. 30, 2018 at her home in Yazoo City.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Shayne Kirk

Shanon Keith “Shayne” Kirk, 47, of Yazoo City passed away Monday, December 24, 2018.

Mr. Kirk was an electrician and a member of Parkview Church of God.