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Ever since the closing of Cindi's Gifts of Distinction, the bright purple building on the corner of Jefferson Street and Main has seemed empty, leaving a blank space in the colorful business section of Yazoo City.

The 2019 Mississippi Sports Medicine North/South All-Star basketball games will be played March 23, 2019 at the A.E. Wood Coliseum on the campus of Mississippi College.

For the last sixty years, ornately framed engagement pictures of local brides and newlyweds have been featured on the registry table inside the front window at the Arnett Jewelry Store on Main Street.  At 84 years old, owner Ann Arnett said she...

Antinaya Brown goes up for two points in Yazoo City’s 53-47 loss to Greenwood. The game was close throughout the contest with the score tied at halftime and the Lady Indians trailing by two entering the final period.

John Ellzey’s mind was like a treasure chest full of historical information, and many Yazooans turned to him when looking for details about local history.

Ellzey also appreciated art, and he was a talented artist in his own right.

After over 20 years of service, Bill Simmons recently had his last day on the job at Simmons Tire in Yazoo City. The new owner is Brent Russell who said he intends to continue the same level of service Simmons built his business on.







Angela Dawn Riley Nunnally

Angela Dawn Riley Nunnally, 70 of Midlothian (Richmond) Virginia, passed away on Friday, November 23, 2018 after a two year battle with Glioblastoma. 

Mrs. Nunnally was born in Vicksburg and raised in Yazoo City. She was the daughter of Clell and Pearl Riley.








Warren B. Pierce

Warren B. Pierce, 73, died December 2, 2018 at North Mississippi Medical Center.

 A memorial service will be held Thursday, Dec.13, 2018 from 1-2 p.m. at Bethany Primitive (Shiloh) Baptist Church. The church is located at 10199 Eden- Midway Road in Benton.


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