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The properties within the Yazoo City Housing Authority will soon undergo a total of $20 million in renovations thanks to tax relief from the Yazoo County Board of Supervisors.

Tyler Davis, a junior at the Mississippi School of the Arts from Bentonia, received a Gold Key in the prestigious Regional Scholastic Creative Writing Competition.

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.

Doris Dixon

Doris Dixon, 91, of Yazoo City passed away Monday, February 12, 2018 at The Yazoo City Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center. A homemaker she was a member of The First Presbyterian Church.

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