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Mississippi Delta Community College held its 2018 Practical Nursing Pinning and Graduation Ceremony on July 11 in the J.T. Hall Coliseum in Moorhead.

“Let history be your judge.”

That was the message scribbled before Lindy Lou Isonhood moments before she decided whether or not to send a man to his death.

For over a century, the Bank of Yazoo City has stood as a testament of quality service, community dedication and loyal integrity.

Technology is rapidly changing the banking industry and the way many people handle their banking transactions.

Aubrey Hawkins eyes the runner in a race to first base as teammates Joie Beth Taylor and Maggie Alexander look on in a showdown between the Yazoo 6U All-Stars and Columbia at Monticello. Yazoo finished fifth and won the Sportsmanship Award.

At some point in time, nearly everyone has made a trip to a local pharmacy to pick up necessary medicine or to consult with a pharmacist about one or more of the medications they are taking.  Yazoo Drug Company of Yazoo City is committed to...







Walter King Jr.

Mr. Walter King Jr., 74, of Bentonia died May 26, 2018 at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson.

Funeral services are Saturday, June 2 at 11 a.m. at Temple Love M.B. Church in Benton with Rev. Larry Bledsoe officiating. Burial will follow at Bull’s Cemetery in Benton.




Gene Ford Roark

Gene Ford Roark, born June 12, 1925 in Owensboro, KY, went to be with The Lord May 28, 2018.

Visitation will be Friday, June 1 beginning at 9:30 a.m. followed by the funeral service at 11 a.m. at Stricklin-King Funeral Home.




James Raiford Potter

James Raiford Potter, 84, passed away Sunday, May 27, 2018 at The Martha Coker Green Homes in Yazoo City.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 30 at Center Ridge Baptist Church with visitation one hour prior.


Gloria Nelson Curran

Gloria Nelson Curran, 96, of Yazoo City passed away Saturday, May 26, 2018 at The Blake in Ridgeland.

Visitation will be Thursday, May 31 at 10 a.m. with services following at 11 a.m. at Saint Mary's Catholic Church.


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