Jamie Patterson is the new president of the Yazoo City Rotary Club. She is pictured accepting the gavel from outgoing president Jason Patterson. Jamie is the managing editor of The Yazoo Herald, and Jason serves as the newspaper's publisher.
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Leann Hardage, 64, retired teacher at Yazoo City Schools, died May 23 at her new home in Victoria, Texas. Visitation is Tuesday, May 29 from 9-11 a.m. at Rosewood Funeral Home in Victoria, Texas. Graveside services will follow at 1 p.m. at Resurrection Cemetery in Victoria.
A 53-year-old Yazoo County woman was killed Friday when she struck a tractor while driving on Wildwood Road in Benton.
Barbara Louise Williams, 53, of 112 Red Bird Lane in Benton, was driving on Wildwood near Luse Road when the car she was driving struck a tractor.
After a dozen roundtable discussions with city employees, Mayor Diane Delaware said “horseplay and teasing” were the most reoccurring subjects in every meeting.
A Yazoo woman is behind bars after allegedly attempting to sneak synthetic marijuana into the county jail Wednesday during visitation.
Natasha O’Banner was charged with smuggling contraband into a correctional facility.
Bad time to strike up a conversation: officer gets suspicious after passenger's comments during traffic stopBy JAMIE PATTERSON,
One Yazoo City man found out the hard way that it may not be a good idea to strike up a conversation with a police officer when you have drugs on you and you have warrant for your arrest.
Halton “H.D.” Bradshaw, 91, of the Mechanicsburg Community of Yazoo County passed away at his residence on Sunday, May 20, 2018.
Mr. Bradshaw was a U.S. Army veteran, a retired logger and a member of Ogden Baptist Church.
Frances Guyton, 64, of Hollandale passed away Saturday, May 19, 2018 at Yazoo City Rehabilitation and Healthcare.
Graveside services will be Tuesday, May 2 at 2 p.m. in The Hollandale Cemetery in Hollandale, MS with Rev. Josh Mathews officiating.