Today's Top Stories

Oliver Sampson, owner of Exclusive Kutz in Yazoo City, gives Melissa Moore a free haircut Monday morning at the Manna House. Sampson donated his services at the Manna House, a local ministry that serves free meals to those in need.

Rev. Lauren Porter was born in Sioux City, Iowa, but he didn’t stay there long enough to really consider it his hometown.
He never stayed anywhere for an extended period of time.

Yazoo Junior Auxiliary member AnnBri Spencer shows Maylee Ketchum how to stay within the lines during coloring at Ricks Memorial Library.

Jamie Wallace, wife of the late coach Kyle Wallace, was recently awarded the Amanda Price Award at the Mississippi Association of Coaches Meeting.

Chloe Martin can’t hold her excitement in as she glues her collage together during arts and crafts time at Dream Care Daycare in Yazoo City.

With over 200 documented homeless people within the Yazoo community, progress is being made to provide shelter and direction to a new life thanks to a volunteer-based organization. 

Robert C. Woods

Robert C. Woods, 86, died July 12, 2017 at the State VA Nursing Home in Kosciusko.

Funeral services were Tuesday at Glenwood Cemetery with Rev. Whit Holmes officiating. Burial followed under the direction of Stricklin-King Funeral Home.