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What is a Christmas Miracle made of?

The suspect in the murder of Yazoo business owner Ricky Saxton unexpectedly rejected a plea deal in court Friday morning.

Local students have been working hard to prepare for a special Christmas presentation next Thursday.

The Yazoo City School District Christmas Celebration will be held on December 13 at 6:30 p.m. at the Yazoo Community Complex.

The Larry Summers Vocational Center is helping students pave a way to future careers with its Job Shadowing program.

Results are still unofficial, but it appears that Tommy Irvine will be Yazoo County’s next Tax Collector.

Ellison United Methodist church, located in the Vaughan community since the early 1800s, has always played a vital part in the livelihood of eastern Yazoo County.

Warren B. Pierce

Warren B. Pierce, 73, died December 2, 2018 at North Mississippi Medical Center.

 A memorial service will be held Thursday, Dec.13, 2018 from 1-2 p.m. at Bethany Primitive (Shiloh) Baptist Church. The church is located at 10199 Eden- Midway Road in Benton.










Annette Pennington Fouche

Annette Pennington Fouche’ passed away December 4, 2018 in Jackson, MS at St. Dominic Hospital. Public visitation will be 11am until 1pm Saturday, December 8, 2018 at Century Funeral Home; 727 Webster Avenue in Yazoo City, MS.  Homegoing services will be 2 p.m.


Joyce B. Davis

Joyce B. Davis, 79, of Yazoo City passed away Monday, December 3, 2018 at The Baptist Medical Center Yazoo.

She was a homemaker and a member of Midway Baptist Church.



Marvin Terrell

Marvin Terrell, 80, passed away on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at St. Dominic Jackson Memorial Hospital.  He died as he had lived-with dignity, courage, and love for his friends, family, and the Ole Miss Rebels.



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