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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.

Debra Crook is the new president of the Yazoo City Lions Club. She is pictured accepting the gavel from outgoing president David McPhail.

Magnolia Thomas is sick of repeating the same cycle with the abandoned property next to her home.

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.







Audrey Billingslea Pepper

Audrey Billingslea Pepper, 93, of Benton passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at home.

Funeral services were Thursday June 7 at the Culpepper Funeral Home in Canton with Roger Richardson officiating. Burial was at Concord Cemetery in Pickens.


Margaret Allen

Margaret Janean Allen, 78, of Yazoo City passed away Friday June 15, 2018 at her residence.

Funeral services were Monday at the Stricklin-King Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ken Lynch officiating. Burial followed at Glenwood Cemetery.



John Kelly Moore

John Kelly Moore of Vaughan returned to his Lord on Wednesday, June 13, 2018, where he had been receiving care from Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland.

One of his favorite sayings was “I'm all right”. How very true that is with the Lord as he is now perfect and whole.






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