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Yazoo County natives Lake Shipp, Hallie Westbrook and Josie Harris (from left) were honored during the Holmes Community College Goodman Campus Honors Day.

Molly Foster swings hard for a hit as the Rockstars took on the Mud Slingers in youth softball action this week at the Wardell Leach Recreational Complex. See more photos inside this edition.

The Benton Academy Lady Raider Track team took First Place in the MAIS District AA Track Meet held at Pillow Academy on April 17. 

Yazoo County’s Alzavian Shelton won a state title Saturday in the 275 weight class at the 3A Powerlifting Championship at the Coliseum in Jackson.

Yazoo County residents Josie Harris, Bruce Ruschewski and Sarah Hardy took part in the Phi Theta Kappa Induction Ceremony on the Goodman Campus.

The Yazoo County Panthers are now back-to-back district champions after three wins last week.





Dr. Harrison Pittman Jr.

Dr. Harrison Pittman, Jr., finished his God given life on Friday, August 21, 2015 at St. Catherine's Nursing Home in Madison. Dr. Pittman was born in Memphis, TN on September 3, 1933 to the late Major H.V. Pittman and Ruth Mauzy Pittman. 


DeWitt Andrew Dixon

DeWitt Andrew Dixon of Benton was welcomed into heaven on August 20, 2015. DeWitt was born on April 21, 1934 to Sim James (Tot) and Vesta (Broadfoot) Dixon in Vaughan, Mississippi.








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