Today's Top Stories

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





Norman A. Mott Jr.

Norman Albert Mott, Jr., retired third generation Publisher and Editor of The Yazoo City Herald, died Thursday, June 13, 2019 at St. Dominic Hospital after a brief illness. Mr. Mott had been an independent resident of The Orchard in Ridgeland, MS since 2012.



Danny Duggan

Danny Lee Duggan, 66, of Yazoo City passed away Saturday, June 15, 2019 at the Mississippi Baptist Medical Center in Jackson.





Helen Tullos Jones

Helen Tullos Jones, 73, passed away Saturday, June 8 at her home in Yazoo City. Funeral services will be Saturday, June 15 with Graveside services at Michie Cemetery in Vaiden. Southern Funeral Home in Lexington has been entrusted with arrangements.





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