Today's Top Stories

Avery Eldridge scores two points in Benton Academy’s 28-20 win over Humphreys Academy Friday. 

Owners Paul and JoAnn Adams began demolishing a building on Jefferson Street, across from City Hall, to construct a parking lot. Local businessman Cecil Cartwright watches as work crews complete the project Thursday. 

Yazoo County’s dream season ended at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium when they were soundly defeated 36-7 by Jefferson Davis County.
A Southern lady, a loving spirit and a true beauty inside and out…the beloved Mrs. Imogene Erickson passed away this week at 80 years old after a lengthy battle with cancer. 
Residents of Yazoo County are banding together to show support for the Yazoo County High School Panthers after they won second place in the MSHAA State Football Championship Game in the Vaught-Hemmingway Stadium at the University of...

Ten years later, two Yazoo families are still seeking answers.

Henry Lee Latham Sr.

Henry Lee Latham Sr, was born on August 1, 1932, in Canton, Mississippi.  He died of natural causes peacefully on Saturday, November 25, 2017, in Yazoo City Mississippi, at the Oasis Rehabilitation Center, at the age of 85 years old.  He was the son of the late Susie Davis Hu