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Trinity Episcopal Church, located at 323 N. Main St., will observe Stations of the Cross each Friday during Lent at 12:05 p.m. The church invites the community to join them on March 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30.

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.

Josephine Crump

Mrs. Josephine Crump, the wife of the late Waymon Crump Jr., died Thursday morning, Jan. 18, 2018 at 4:12 a.m. at her home. She was 87 years old.
She will be truly missed by her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

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