Madilyn Manor was crowned the 2018 Homecoming Queen during Benton Academy’s Homecoming celebrations Friday night.
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A Louisiana man was killed early Saturday morning after the 18-wheeler he was driving flipped over on the interstate.
Kyle Poirier, 31, was pronounced dead at the scene on Interstate 55 in Yazoo County around 5:15 a.m. Saturday.
A Yazoo City man has died after being shot multiple times Monday night at Delta Circle Apartments.
Stanley D. Washington, 44, died in surgery at University Medical Center in Jackson at 3:56 a.m. Tuesday.
James Allen Swan passed away at his home on September 5 surrounded by his family. He was born on March 29, 1956 in Benton, MS to the late Ms. Lizzle H. Swan and the late Mr. Willie C. Swan. He accepted Christ at an early age and was a member of Water Grove A.M.E.
Otho Walker, Jr., affectionately known as "JR", was born to Otho Walker, Sr., and Edie Walker on August 6, 1933 in Mt. Olive, Mississippi. He was one of five boys and five girls. He received his education from the Simpson County school system.
Bennie J. McCoy, 86, died Sept. 9, 2018 at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson.
Visitation will be held at Stricklin-King Funeral Home on Monday, Sept. 17 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Miles Edward Holloman Jr., 74, died Sept. 1, 2018 at his home in Yazoo City.
Funeral services are pending with Stricklin-King Funeral Home.
A Yazoo City man with a violent history was charged with attacking a minor with a 2 x 4 board.
Marquis McGee, 26, was charged with aggravated assault last Thursday.
Investigators have not determined why the attack even occurred.