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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.

Much like the original bell steeple overlooking the Yazoo landscape, Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church has overseen generations of its members for over a century. 

Susie M. Bull

Susie M. Bull passed away at age 88, on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at home in Benton. Susie was the daughter of J.E. Bull and Edna Broadfoot Bull. Susie was preceded in death by her parents and her brother John E. Bull.

Bobby King Jr.

MSgt. Bobby King Jr. USAF (Ret.), 53, passed away December 19, 2017 unexpectedly in Bossier City, La.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, February 7 at 2 p.m. at Glenwood Cemetery.

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