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Fri, 08/04/2017 - 5:05pm
Rev. Lauren Porter was born in Sioux City, Iowa, but he didn’t stay there long enough to really consider it his hometown.
He never stayed anywhere for an extended period of time.
“I’m from a little bit of all over,” he says.
Fri, 07/21/2017 - 4:54pm
A Yazoo City man apparently died from complications due to the heat after his air conditioning unit failed this week.
William E. Bryant, 56, was found dead in his home at 411 East Fifth Street on Thursday just after 2 p.m.
Fri, 07/21/2017 - 4:52pm
Gov. Phil Bryant set a special election for Nov. 7 this week to fill the seat vacated by State Rep. Alex Monsour in District 54.
District 54 includes a portion of Yazoo County along with parts of Warren and Issaquena counties.
Tue, 07/18/2017 - 4:50pm
I noticed a recent article in Senatobia’s newspaper that helped put in perspective just how significant the news of the Class 7 fire rating for District 3 is for Yazoo County.
Tue, 07/11/2017 - 5:09pm
A 58-year-old Yazoo City woman died in a house fire early Sunday morning.
Annie Ellis Stinson was found dead in her bedroom after firefighters battled a blaze for over an hour that began sometime before 4 a.m. at her home at 1201 Prentiss Avenue.
Fri, 06/30/2017 - 4:59pm
A newly established fire rating zone protected by the District 3 Volunteer Fire Department should result in lower insurance rates for many residents.
The Mississippi State Rating Bureau recently lowered the District 3 rating from Class 10 to Class 7.
Fri, 06/30/2017 - 9:01am
The news that Hastee Tastee was closing Tuesday was like hearing about a death in the family.
Hastee Tastee has always been about more than great food. It has been part of our city’s identity – one of the things that makes Yazoo unique.