Benton Academy's pee wee football team wrapped up the most successful season in recent years this week at Christ Covenant. Pictured is Raiders running back Evan Michael Williams on a first down carry.
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Yazoo City's Barbecue Princess Leslie Roark Scott recently took on the role of Head Chef in a cooking showcase at the James Beard House in New York City.
The Yazoo City Municipal School District is requesting about $87,000 in additional funds this year from the city of Yazoo City. Mayor Diane Delaware said the four percent increase could potentially raise taxes by almost two mills.
James Raymond “Bo” Walton Sr., 67, died August 19, 2018.
Funeral services will be held at Tinsley Baptist Church Thursday morning, August 23. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m., and the service will follow at 11 a.m.
James Edward Bryant, 65, of Yazoo City entered into eternal life on August 18, 2018.
Visitation will take place at Scott Memorial Funeral Home on Friday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Jean T. Johnson, 81, of Yazoo City passed away August 20, 2018 at her residence.
Two former Yazoo City High School star athletes return home to provide life lessons in the classroom and on the gridiron.
The Yazoo County Board of Supervisors made recent comments in opposition to a potential tax increase by the Yazoo County School District. But school leaders said there was never a possibility of raising taxes on their behalf.