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The Manchester Academy Mavericks recently placed second in the MAIS AA North State Tournament held last week at Marshall Academy.

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Akeriunna Frierson goes up for a shot under pressure in Yazoo County’s 57-45 win over Hatley in the first round of the playoffs Monday night at home.

Superintendent Dr. Frederick Hill was sworn in as the new leader of the Yazoo City Municipal School District Tuesday night. He is pictured with David Starling and Judge Bennie K. Warrington.

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.











William "Billy" Hood

Funeral services for William “Billy” Wesley Hood will be 2 p.m., Monday, November 5, 2018 in the chapel of Kilpatrick Funeral Home, Farmerville. Rev. Robert Davis and Rev. Danny Eddy will officiate. Interment will follow at Liberty Hill Cemetery in Farmerville, LA.



Michael Glenn Patton

Michael Glenn Patton, 62, passed away on October 29, 2018 in Oxford, Mississippi after a long battle with cancer. He was born to Joe Dan and Elmease Billingslea Patton on October 24, 1956 in Lexington, Mississippi.



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