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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.

Finn Fisher, Norman Bond and Roy Hogue start off the new year having fun after returning to First United Methodist Daycare.

After working 30 years in various government agencies, Sandra Dew retired from the USDA Rural Development office in Yazoo City on Dec. 31.





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.


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