After three decades of service, 15 years serving as general manager, Jimmy Wever retires from the Public Service Commission.
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The outcome of Tuesday’s election was considered predictable by most political observers with incumbent U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker a heavy favorite for the Republican nomination and U.S. Rep Bennie Thompson facing no opposition from either party.
Francis Marion “Frank” Tindall Jr., 84, died June 5, 2018 at his home in Bentonia.
Funeral services were Thursday at Indianola City Cemetery with Rev. Trent Sligh officiating. Burial followed under the direction of Stricklin-King Funeral Home.
Margie Everett Vaughan, aged 93, died peacefully on June 3, 2018, at her home in Benton.
A memorial service will be held Friday, June 8 at 11 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Yazoo City. Visitation will be at the church from 9:30-11 a.m.
William Harlow “Bill” Brister, Jr., 74, passed away at his residence in Houston, Texas, Tuesday, May 15, 2018.
Veronica “Vonnie” Robinette Hale Aldrich died peacefully on May 14, 2018, in Kelseyville, California, with her daughter, Debbie, by her side. Vonnie was born on November 12, 1924, in Cresaptown, Maryland, to George E. and Geraldine B.
The Yazoo County Regional Correctional Facility is close to $180,000 in the hole, and that figure continues to rise.
Margie Vaughan, who was the first female superintendent of education in Yazoo County, died Sunday at age 93.
Although the county jail is now in compliance with national standards and has completed its audit, county leaders were shocked as to why the facility was not passing its certification.
Hazel Veroncie “Cookie” Smith Chapin, 79, of Yazoo County passed away at her residence Friday June 1, 2018.