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Ever since the closing of Cindi's Gifts of Distinction, the bright purple building on the corner of Jefferson Street and Main has seemed empty, leaving a blank space in the colorful business section of Yazoo City.

The 2019 Mississippi Sports Medicine North/South All-Star basketball games will be played March 23, 2019 at the A.E. Wood Coliseum on the campus of Mississippi College.

For the last sixty years, ornately framed engagement pictures of local brides and newlyweds have been featured on the registry table inside the front window at the Arnett Jewelry Store on Main Street.  At 84 years old, owner Ann Arnett said she...

Antinaya Brown goes up for two points in Yazoo City’s 53-47 loss to Greenwood. The game was close throughout the contest with the score tied at halftime and the Lady Indians trailing by two entering the final period.

John Ellzey’s mind was like a treasure chest full of historical information, and many Yazooans turned to him when looking for details about local history.

Ellzey also appreciated art, and he was a talented artist in his own right.

After over 20 years of service, Bill Simmons recently had his last day on the job at Simmons Tire in Yazoo City. The new owner is Brent Russell who said he intends to continue the same level of service Simmons built his business on.







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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