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Members of the Yazoo Delta Area team of the Samaritan's Purse Operation Christmas Child are gearing up for National Collection Week, taking place Nov. 12-19.

It may have been the playoffs, and they may have been facing the defending state champs, but Manchester Academy followed a familiar formula on the way to an eleventh straight win Friday.

Manchester Academy quarterback Upton Hitt is pictured on the run in the Mavericks' 42-14 victory over defending state champion Briarfield Friday in the first round of the playoffs.

Dr. Patrick Wright was left scratching his head and had tears in his eyes when Ja’Dan Rucker arrived at his appointment.

Yazoo Country Club hosted Benton Country Club on October 13th & 14th for the annual Yazoo Cup golf matches.

Manchester Academy’s pursuit of regular season perfection reached its pinnacle on Friday night when they defeated DeSoto 30-12 to finish the regular season 10-0.


Sarah Mae Rice

Sarah Mae Rice, 89 years old, died peacefully in her home on October 18 ,2018.   Sarah Mae was a lifelong resident of Bentonia, MS.  She graduated from Anding High School and continued her education at Belhaven College.  She is a member of   Bentonia Baptist Church.




Hoyt T. Holland Jr.

Hoyt T. Holland Jr., 93, of Jackson, insurance executive and political redistricting consultant, died of natural causes on Thursday, October 18, 2018, at the Mississippi State Veterans Home in Jackson.




Willie Gerald Warrington Sr.

Willie Gerald Warrington, Sr., 77, passed away October 15, 2018 in Mobile.  A visitation will be Friday, October 19, 2018 at Serenity Funeral Home from 5-7 PM.  Funeral services are scheduled for 2 PM Saturday at Government Street Baptist Church with interment in Serenity Mem








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