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Manchester Academy’s Nettie Taylor Barbour and Margaret Dent won the MAIS AAA girls’ #1 doubles state championship Wednesday in Vicksburg, while the MA girls’ team won the AAA state runner-up trophy and the MA boys’ team finished fourth in the...
A former Yazoo City police officer stopped a near-disaster dead in its tracks...literally. 
The Manchester Academy girls’ tennis team won the MAIS AAA North State tennis championship on Tuesday in Greenville and the Maverick boys’ team finished fourth at the one-day tournament.

Macee Kirk high fives coach Tracie Alexander after hitting a single for CF Industries.

Over 50 homes were damaged by a tornado that touched down in the Scotland community and advanced to the Linwood and Vaughan communities.

Charles B. Winstead

Charles B. Winstead, 79, died May 19, 2017.
Funeral services were Sunday at the Stricklin-King Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Steven Baley officiating. Burial followed at Tranquil Cemetery.