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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.

Bennie K. Warrington with the City of Yazoo cleans up debris from a home the city demolished this week on the corner of Calhoun Avenue and Fifth The home had been vacant and in a state of disrepair for years. 

The Junior Auxiliary of Yazoo City teamed up with Ricks Memorial Library on Wednesday, July 12, as part of their summer reading program.

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. 

Roberta Ann Pyles

Roberta Ann Pyles, 57, died July 13, 2017.
Funeral services are Wednesday, July 19 at 11 a.m. at Center Ridge Cemetery.
Mrs. Pyles was born March 9, 1960 in Youngstown, Ohio to Robert Donald Bestwick and Mary J. Spanpurger Bestwick.