Today's Top Stories

Alan Jordan, outgoing Yazoo City Rotary Club president, (left) is thanked for his service by new president Jason Patterson. Jordan is the president of Regions Bank in Yazoo City. Patterson is the editor and publisher of The Yazoo Herald. 

Jamey Carter, outgoing president of the Yazoo City Lions Club, (right) passes the gavel to new president David McPhail. McPhail is serving his second term as the club's president. 

Thanks to the successful band program at Yazoo County High School,  Justein Jenkins has been awarded a full band scholarship to Mississippi Valley State University.

Larry White with AA Calibration Services has tranformed two acres of his business property into a thriving garden in an effort to educate the children of King Solomon M.B. Church and the Boys and Girls Club about the importance of gardening.

The world of adult education is dramatically changing for the better, and the Pugh family of Yazoo City is happy to be a part of it.
Myra Faye Lancaster (right) joined the Bank of Yazoo City in 1973.  She began her career as an Exchange Teller whose duty was to issue official checks and money orders.

Wayman Grantham

Wayman Douglas Grantham, 47, passed away after a brief illness on July 19, 2017 at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson, MS.
Wayman was born on August 25, 1969 to William Douglas Grantham and Katherine Crum Grantham.

Gerald Woolfolk Sr.

Funeral services for Gerald Woolfolk Sr. will be Saturday, July 22 at 11 a.m. at St. Stephens United Methodist Church at 414 E. Jefferson Street.

Visitation will be Friday, July 21 from 1-6 p.m. at Scott Memorial Funeral Home.