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A good work ethic and a selfless heart is a good combination to have in today’s society.

For the last 38 years, the students of Manchester Academy have heard the consistent tap-tap-tapping sound coming from Debbie Crisler's chalk board as she energetically teaches a variety of...

When Ricky Harris was a young boy, he was amazed by the fire trucks that sometimes roared through his neighborhood. The sounds and sights surrounding the familiar icon intrigued him.

For most people being a parent is a full-time job, not to mention adding in the stress of working a regular job five days a week.  Sylvia Newman-Green manages to balance parenting with a full-...

For many people, answering God's call into ministry can be a huge undertaking, but one Yazoo County native has taken his call to work with local youth to a whole new level.

Bank of Yazoo City has remained dedicated to the community for over a century, committed to fulfilling financial needs as well as serving as a pillar in Yazoo’s history.


Shelton W. Burrough

Shelton W. Burrough, 42, died Aug. 27, 2016 in Madison County.
Funeral services are Aug.. 31 at 2 p.m. at the Stricklin King Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. David Ingram officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.













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