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The Manchester Academy Mavericks placed second in the District 2 AA Tournament Saturday. 

Ivy Sowell makes a pass in the weekend district tournament where Manchester Academy’s Lady Mavericks captured the district title.

Ricks Memorial Library in Yazoo City is working hard to provide important resources to the community despite budget cuts over the last few years.

When it is time for cookies and juice at the First United Methodist Church Daycare, the grins aren’t too far behind. Enjoying their afternoon snack are Norman Bond and Kyle Harris.

 The Yazoo Elite 10u team began play this month in the Jackson City League.




Lois Ward

Lois Ward, 88, of Madison and formerly of Yazoo City, passed away Friday, February 8, 2019 at St. Dominic Jackson Memorial Hospital.


Grace E. Winstead

Grace E. Winstead, 81, of Yazoo City passed away at her home in the Freerun Community on Friday, February 8, 2019.

A Homemaker she was a member of Rocky Springs Baptist Church.










City leaders question if director has conflict of interest serving HA and Gateway boards

By JAMIE PATTERSON,

Following the death of former director Betty Reed, another director of the Gateway Community Development Corporation has been selected with Housing Authority Director Alpresteon Billings assuming the post.

But some are wondering if there is a conflict of interest.


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