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Arion Bell has spent most of his life playing the blues.
Born to Tom and Bertha May Bell on July 20, 1960, Arion E. Bell was one of 10 children and the youngest son, earning him his nickname “Babybell.”

With 261 votes, Doug and Isla Hudson won the Yazoo Herald’s Daddy Daycare Contest in honor of Father’s Day. Thanks to the votes from Herald readers, Hudson won a fish cooker from Davis Feed and Seed.

Manchester Academy is making some big improvements to their football stadium and other ball fields this week thanks to the support of school patrons and local businesses.
Local artist and poet Bob Coleman was spotted last week in various stores on Main Street in downtown Yazoo City.
The new director of Yazoo County’s Chamber of Commerce is eager to put her business experience to work to improve her beloved hometown.

Rylee Reece pops out from inside a dinosaur egg at the Jackson Zoo during a field trip of First United Methodist Daycare students.