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Jadyn McCoy of the Ponytail Express swings with all her might in the Yazoo youth softball season opener Tuesday at the Wardell Leach Recreational Complex.


June Crow has been named Professional of the Year for the Southeast Region by Boys & Girls Clubs of America.

Doug Andrews gives his wife Michelle a celebratory kiss after cutting the ribbon on their new business, The Pointe, Friday. The Pointe is an event center capable of hosting large events.

William Patrick Spiars has been named Benton Academy’s STAR Student for the 2017-2018 school year by the Mississippi Economic Council M.B. Swayze Foundation.

The new administration of the Board of Mayor and Aldermen took its oaths of office during Monday’s city council meeting.

Local high school student Sarah Elizabeth Hardy recently returned from the trip of a lifetime to the Disney Dreamers Academy at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla.

Cathy Jones

Cathy Diane Jones, 62, of Yazoo County passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018 from complications of diabetes and COPD.

Rocky Dillard

Rocky Dillard, 48 of the Mechanicsburg Community of Yazoo County passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at his parent's residence in the Phoenix Community.

Jane Saxton Talbert

Jane Saxton Talbert, 75, of Jackson, passed away peacefully on Wednesday April, 11, 2018

Graveside services will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at Glenwood Cemetery in Yazoo City. Stricklin-King Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.