Today's Top Stories

Yazoo City native Andrew Byrd is enjoying another successful season as a member of the Millsaps Majors football team.
Lake Milner, Lily Peyton Shepherd and Annah Perry hang on for a wild ride at the Yazoo County Fair.
A Yazoo City firefighter battles the smoke coming from the roof of a home at Gensis Court Apartment Complex. The fire erupted inside the home early Wednesday morning.
A Yazoo County native has been named CEO of Mississippi hotelier Suresh Chawla’s new hotel management company, Delta Lodging Group, LLC.
Manchester Academy is one step closer to the playoffs after defeating Lee Academy of Arkansas 52-16 on Friday night.

Patricia Woodruff

Patricia Woodruff, 66, died Sunday, February 12, 2017.
No services are scheduled. 
Mrs. Woodruff was born in Arkansas to Virgil and Agnes Lawrence. She was a homemaker and a Baptist. 

Mary Sue Bradley Parks

Mary Sue Bradley Parks died peacefully on February 11, 2017, at the age of 94.  She was born August 3, 1922, in Delhi, Louisiana and lived most of her adult life in St. Joseph, Louisiana. Services are scheduled for 2:30 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in St.



Mary Alice Pollard Brooks

Mary Alice Pollard Brooks, of Jackson, school teacher to thousands, world traveler, humanitarian, and advocate for every man, died Feb. 8 at the age of 96. A daughter of the Delta, she was born in Thornton, Miss., in 1921, to Burdette and Dr.










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