Today's Top Stories

Harper Rae White leads her friends (from left) Jase Patterson, John Luke Fletcher, Ava Grace Sibley, Bryce Duggan and James Shires in a race to the water slide at First United Methodist Daycare. 

For a second straight year The Yazoo Herald has claimed the top general news award among all weekly newspapers in the state.

Ricks Memorial Library in Yazoo City has always been known for its special collections and its role in the town's local history.  However, Craig Wooten, the library’s director, wants the people of Yazoo City to know about the resources offered...

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.

Saxton appointed to serve as interim tax collector after Crimm retires on June 30


Following the announcement of Tax Collector Travis Crimm's retirement at the end of this month, county leaders have named Ashley Saxton as the interim tax collector.

Crimm's retirement takes effect June 30, with Saxton filling the position on July 2.