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Manchester Academy students Colby Allen Stevens and Cameron Robinson recently served as pages for the Mississippi Senate. Pages generally run errands for officials and senate staff. They were sponsored by State Sen. Buck Clarke.

The children at the First United Methodist Church Daycare were treated to a Valentine’s Day story by Lauren Woodliff, children’s librarian at Ricks Memorial Library, and Vay Gregory McGraw.

Baseball season is back in Yazoo with local high schools hitting off their seasons. Manchester Academy’s Blayke Dendy leads off base against Monday’s season opener against Indianola Academy.

Benton Academy hosted a Grandparents Day celebration last week where grandparents of students were treated to a musical performance by elementary and kindergarten students.

Troop 75 participated in Scout Sunday at First United Methodist Church Sunday.

Alan Jordan, president of Regions Bank in Yazoo City, (left) spoke to the Yazoo City Rotary Club this week about changes in the banking industry.

James "Jim" Page

James “Jim” Page, 74, of Bentonia died February 13, 2018 at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson.
Funeral services are February 16 at Mt. Olivet Baptist Church with Rev. Tommy Halford officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.

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