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It is an icon within Yazoo’s rich history, taking root in the 1940s and bringing a wealth of both money and people to the rural community.

A Congressman, two Senate representatives and a handful of engineers, levee and emergency response officials met with a packed house of concerned citizens this week over the flooding that has...

Johanna Fassbender is bringing a wave of change into Yazoo City when it comes to fitness, nutrition, healthy living and lifestyle changes.

Jonathan Hooker has always believed that you don’t have to be wealthy or powerful to make a positive difference in your community.

The 34-year-old Yazoo native is proving it every day.

Nick King and his family are an impressive investment package.

One of Yazoo City’s youngest entrepreneurs has transformed a former empty building into a growing empire.













Billy Ray Jones

Billy Ray Jones, 78, died February 26, 2019 at Baptist Hospital. A funeral service will be held at 12 Noon Friday, March 1, 2019 at First Baptist Church of Madison. A visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. Friday at the church.


Dewey Hood

Dewey Clinton Hood Jr., 71, died Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019 at his home in Benton.

Funeral arrangements are pending with Stricklin-King Funeral Home.


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