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The Yazoo County Fair and Civic League has been in operation for decades, and has recently reached new heights under the leadership of its new president, Catherine J. Brent.

When Tim and Judy Davis decided to open a feed store on Highway 3 in Yazoo City, they thought it would be an easy-going job.

Robbie Roberts describes himself as a “writer in the raw.”

The Yazoo City native recently published Tales from Yazoo and Beyond, and the work is filled with memories of a bygone era mixed with modern commentary.

Over the past few years Anthony Carlyle had built a dynasty while the head coach at 3A Velma Jackson High School.

He has been a business owner, even owned a few successful beauty schools. He’s been an outdoors writer, comfortable in the woods like second nature. He has organized a mud derby race, and garnered a reputation for playing in the mud.

Dah-h-lin, well aren’t you so precious.

It is a greeting that only comes from a genuine Southern lady. And Mrs. Flo Selby is that lady.

Edna Hancock

Edna M. Hancock, 79, of the Mechanicsburg community of Yazoo County, passed away at her home on Wednesday, March 21, 2018.

Visitation will be Friday March 23 from 5-7 p.m. at Stricklin-King Funeral Home