Few people will leave a more lasting legacy in Yazoo than the late Willie and Jevonne McCoy.
Most of us won’t live to be 96 years old. Even fewer will accomplish as much as Mr. Griffin Norquist did during his long and useful life. Norquist, who died Wednesday at his home in Yazoo City, was one of the most productive people we have ever known.
The little girl sat at the top of the hill, hands gripped tightly around the handlebars of the plastic tricycle.
She had been double-dog dared. She knew this challenge went beyond backyard politics. It was a full-on war that she was determined to win.