Today's Top Stories

Manchester Academy assistant football coach Kyle Wever surprised Jessica Noble Friday by asking her to marry him on the field where he was once a star running back for the Mavericks.

Tri-County Academy’s Lady Rebels were on a warpath this season.
With eight returning starters, most of which started on the past two state title teams, there was a very obvious goal.

Storm Davis, right, of Benton, was awared the H.H. Davis Memorial Scholarship at Hinds Community College. With him is Dorothy Davis Miley of Raymond. He is the son of Vince and Marion Davis and a graduate of Benton Academy.

Ayanna Hill was crowned Yazoo County High School's 2016 homecoming queen Friday night by 2015 queen Keely Davis. 

Olivia Hutto was crowned Benton Academy's 2016 homecoming queen by 2015 queen Ali Shelton Friday night. 

Hillcrest Baptist Church of Yazoo City welcomes its newest staff member, Benjamin Dixon.  

Mary Ellen Morris

Mary Ellen Morris, 88, of Jackson, died at Brokville Nursing Home in Madison Friday October, 21, 2016. She was Payroll Administrator at Farm Bureau and a member of  First Baptist Church-Jackson.

Bill Beeson

Bill Beeson, Jr., 77, of Madison formerly of Yazoo City died Tuesday October 18, 2016 at his residence. He was a retired  process server and retired from C F Industries as well as a member of First Baptist Church Yazoo City.

Danny Lamar Hood

Danny Lamar Hood, 60, of Benton died at The Yazoo City Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center in Yazoo City Tuesday October 19, 2016. 
He was a member of Midway Baptist Church.