Today's Top Stories

Manchester Academy's girls basketball team picked up their first conference win this season after defeating Benton Academy 50-20 on Tuesday.
The Manchester Mavericks basketball team is now 3-1 after securing a conference win over Benton Academy on Tuesday with a score of 55-44.
A simple act of loving kindness is often all someone needs to do to make another person's day better.
Jase Patterson, 5, ran into the street to get a hug from Santa during the Yazoo City Christmas Parade. See Saturday's edition for photos from the parade.
Yazoo County senior guard Chloe Edwards was named game MVP after a recent Lady Panthers' victory over the Murrah Lady Mustangs. Edwards scored 19 points in the win.

Christine Jones

Mrs. Christine Jones, age 98, was born in Yazoo County on May 25, 1918, daughter of Julia and Ivy Daniel Malone. She entered heavens gates on March 13, 2017.

Lucius E. Fouche

Lucius E. Fouchè, 80, of Madison passed away on Sunday, March 12.  
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 15, at Natchez Trace Funeral Home in Madison at 11 a.m. with the funeral service to follow at noon.  The Reverend Ed McDaniel will preside.