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After three decades of service, 15 years serving as general manager, Jimmy Wever retires from the Public Service Commission.

Over a hundred children wrapped up Vacation Bible School this week at First Baptist Church. Pictured from left are Navaeh Williams, Brantley Heidel, Allie Whitworth and Joycey Pilli.

Coach Adam Thrasher leads his team in one last cheer Monday night in celebration of capturing the Yazoo Dixie Youth Minor League title.

When Elizabeth Turner started going to summer camp eight years ago, she had no idea how much of an impact it would have on her life. 

Bryce Brooks gets a hit for Bentonia Bugs in a showdown with the Southland Pest Control Hornets. The Hornets prevailed 6-5. See more youth sports photos in each edition of The Yazoo Herald.

Shirley A. Shive

Shirley A. Shive, 84, died April 27, 2018 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland.

Funeral services were Sunday at the Stricklin-King Funeral Home Chapel with Vivian Gooch officiating. Burial followed at Glenwood Cemetery.


Bobby L. Abney

Bobby L. Abney, 82, of Shreveport, La. died April 26, 2018 at Cristus Hospital in Shreveport, La.

Funeral services were April 28 at Glenwood Cemetery. Burial followed under the direction of Stricklin-King Funeral Home.













Lessie Trimm

Lessie Trimm, of Holt, Fla. formerly of the Wolf Lake Community in Humphreys County passed away in Crestview, Fla. on Friday, April 20, 2018.

A homemaker she was a member of Calvary Baptist Church of Yazoo City.


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