Today's Top Stories

Yazoo City Building Inspector Russ Carter holds plans that show what Fouche Apartments will look like when renovations to the low income housing unite are completed.
The gym at Benton Academy was packed Saturday evening for the Yazoo County Wildlife Banquet.
The gas leak in Satartia that has caused over 40 people to be treated at hospitals and many homes to be evacuated appears to have been caused by recent heavy rainfall. 
Yazoo County High School student Jeffrey Williams rings his cowbell with joy after reading a letter from Mississippi State University, where he has been accepted to the 2020 ACCESS Program.
Authorities continue to search for the body of Phillip Dunn, who was murdered earlier this month.




Jimmy Ashworth

Jimmy Oneal Ashworth, 83, died Feb. 17, 2020 at his home in Greenwood.

Funeral services were Thursday at Belzoni City Cemetery with Rev. Glenn Allen officiating. Burial followed under the direction of Stricklin-King Funeral Home.



Sherry Lewis

Sherry Virginia Wasson Lewis, 68, passed away peacefully at her residence in Benton on February 18, 2020 after a lengthy illness.

Mrs. Lewis was born April 12, 1951 in Alabama to Harry and Claudine Campbell Wasson.


Claudine Seale White

Claudine S. White, 91, of Yazoo City passed away Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at The Martha Coker Green House Homes.

Mrs. White was born May 9, 1928 in Sharkey County to James Clark Seale and Mary Ethel Sibley Seale. She was a homemaker and a Baptist.








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