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There are so many titles Mr. John “Buddy” Smith carried in his life. 
But a good man was his signature.

A crowd gathered at the Courthouse Wednesday evening to honor the 50th anniversary of the March Against Fear for voting rights when a group of marchers that included Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. passed through Yazoo City.

Cameron Johnson Brown of Bentonia was named valedictorian of her graduating class and earned the Practical Nursing Student of the Year Award at Holms Community College.
The second suspect charged with the murder of Anthony Tyler professed his innocence during his initial appearance Monday.
“You had a whole world in front of you, and what have you done.”

Sam B. Olden of Yazoo City (center) is pictured with Lee Malouf and  Anna Katherine and Ron Scott during an event where author Richard Grant discussed his book Dispatches from Pluto at  St. James Episcopal Church in Jackson.


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