Today's Top Stories

With two decades of experience, Lois Russell has been named the new manager of the Triangle Cultural Center. 
Many visitors are expected in town this weekend with two major events scheduled.
After nearly 20 years of working with Yazoo City, Henry Campbell said farewell to his position of Director of Parks and Recreation at the end of May.
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.