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What is a Christmas Miracle made of?

The suspect in the murder of Yazoo business owner Ricky Saxton unexpectedly rejected a plea deal in court Friday morning.

Local students have been working hard to prepare for a special Christmas presentation next Thursday.

The Yazoo City School District Christmas Celebration will be held on December 13 at 6:30 p.m. at the Yazoo Community Complex.

The Larry Summers Vocational Center is helping students pave a way to future careers with its Job Shadowing program.

Results are still unofficial, but it appears that Tommy Irvine will be Yazoo County’s next Tax Collector.

Ellison United Methodist church, located in the Vaughan community since the early 1800s, has always played a vital part in the livelihood of eastern Yazoo County.








Cheryl Hughes

Cheryl Elaine Polk Hughes was born March 14, 1956 in Bastrop, LA, however she lived most of her life in Yazoo City. Cheryl passed away October 25, 2018 at The Mississippi Baptist Medical Center in Jackson with her family by her side.



Travis H. Broocks

Travis H. Broocks passed away peacefully in his sleep on October 21, 2018, at Baptist Memorial Hospital of Columbus, after a brief illness. He was known in the community as a kind and gentle man who was quick to laugh and always eager to lend a hand.






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