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The rural roads of Yazoo County will be filled with bicyclists this weekend as the MS Gravel Cup race series grinds through the community.
The Missississippi Department of Transportation has closed HWY 16 East in Yazoo County from 1.3 miles east of us 49 to 1.6 miles west of Old Benton Road for an undetermined amount of time for road
The Manchester Academy Lady Mavericks brought home the South State Runner-Up trophy on Saturday after falling in the South State Championship to Greenville Christian.
Mary Sheriff has served as manager of Yazoo City’s Wendy’s for 25 years. On Monday she began a new chapter with the popular local restaurant.
Two weeks after a man was reported missing, a suspect has been charged with his murder.

William Alan Hawkins

William Alan Hawkins, 62, of  Meadville, formerly of Yazoo City, passed away Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at King's Daughters Medical Center in Brookhaven.

A Transportation Analyst at Tronox, he was a member of First Baptist Church of Yazoo City.












Gladys Carpenter Chamblee

Gladys Carpenter Chamblee, 83, of Grenada, passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020 in Grenada. She was born August 23, 1936 in Tallahatchie County to Homer and Nora Moorman Carpenter. She worked at Pennaco Hosiery Mill and was a member of First Church of the Nazarene.


Timmy Lloyd Helms

Timmy Loyd Helms, 57, of Yazoo City passed away at his home on Saturday, February 1, 2020. 

Memorial services will be held Saturday, February 8 at 10:30 a.m. at the Church of God of Prophecy on Graball Road in Yazoo City with Rev. Matt Clark officiating.


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