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A recent routine traffic stop led to an arrest, removing a large amount of fentanyl patches off the streets.
Maurice Smith was charged with possession of a controlled substance, misdemeanor possession of marijuana, no driver’s license, no insurance and littering.
Bruce Jackson Jr., age 81, passed away at his home in Benton on Friday, January 3, 2020.
Mr. Jackson was retired from the military. He served in the Air Force and Army Reserve.
Martha Lynn "Marcie" Brigham, 99, of Pensacola, Fla. and formerly of Yazoo City, passed away Sunday, December 29, 2019 in Pensacola.
Estelle Williams, 89, passed away on December 1, 2019 at Bruns Hospice in Alamo, Calif.
A memorial service will be held at a later date in California.
Rosalie “Rozzie” (Grey) Wardlaw, died at her Kansas family home December 24, 2019.
William Marvin Stampley, 93, of Yazoo City, died at home the day after Christmas and is now reunited with his beloved wife, Ruby Rae Davis Stampley, to whom he was married for 59 ½ years.
The Yazoo City Police Department will initiate a special operation next week to ensure Yazoo City has a safe New Year’s Eve.
Beginning in the new year, a team of engineers will be working with city leaders to address the street conditions within Yazoo City.