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It’s not easy to hide the scent of 90 pounds of marijuana.

Watson Lampley gets a hit for the Delta Ridge Mini Storage team this week at John White Field. The team wrapped up a fun season Thursday night.

Kaleb Eulls, a former NFL athlete, Mississippi State University Alumni athlete, and graduate of Yazoo County High School, has spent the last few months working with young athletes at Yazoo County...

The driver of a truck transporting saltwater for oilfield work that was hit by an Amtrak passenger train Friday morning was airlifted from a nearby field.

Emergency responders are on the scene of a crash where a truck transporting saltwater for oil field work was hit by a passenger train at the crossing on Cessna Road. 

Many are tired, frustrated and overwhelmed. But the communities being swallowed up by the backwater flood are not giving up.


Alvie L. Jenkins

Alvie L. Jenkins, 93, of Ackerman formerly of Yazoo City, died Monday, April 15, 2019 at Choctaw Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

A retired educator with The Yazoo City School District’ he was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Yazoo City.



Roy Stricklin

Roy Jennings Stricklin passed away peacefully at the age of 81 on April 13, 2019, at Baptist Memorial  Hospital in Oxford. He was born in Yazoo City on January 28, 1938, to Avis Louise (Jennings) Stricklin and Herman Clifford Stricklin.




Jean Hinkle

Sadie Jean Hinkle passed away peacefully at home on April 12, 2019.

Jean was born December 11, 1943 to Harold and Minnie Mae Gress. She and her husband made their home in Yazoo City. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.









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