Today's Top Stories
A man suspected of being involved in a possible shooting led authorities on a chase through rural Yazoo County before being apprehended by deputies.
Patrick Nelson, 34, was charged with felony fleeing, resisting arrest and destroying county property last weekend.
Two suspects remain behind bars for their alleged involvement in a complex ring of identity theft.
Michael Hagar, 30, was charged with identity theft and uttering forgery. Leslie Alderman, 36, was also charged with accessory after the fact.
Patricia B. Williams entered her heavenly resting place Sunday, February 2, 2020.
Gladys Carpenter Chamblee, 83, of Grenada, passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020 in Grenada. She was born August 23, 1936 in Tallahatchie County to Homer and Nora Moorman Carpenter. She worked at Pennaco Hosiery Mill and was a member of First Church of the Nazarene.
Timmy Loyd Helms, 57, of Yazoo City passed away at his home on Saturday, February 1, 2020.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, February 8 at 10:30 a.m. at the Church of God of Prophecy on Graball Road in Yazoo City with Rev. Matt Clark officiating.
Francis Clarence Vandevere, 90, of Benton passed away Saturday, February 1, 2020 at St. Dominic Jackson Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services will be held at Melrose Baptist Church on Friday, February 7 with visitation starting at 12:30 p.m. until the 2 p.m. service.
Only two parents attended the recent community update meeting for the Mississippi Achievement School District this week.
Fireworks, vehicles and home addresses led to a heated discussion during the recent city council meeting.
The Board of Mayor and Aldermen’s usual order of business hit a road bump when it came time to approve the claims docket during last Monday’s meeting.