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  1. LHS cruises to playoff sweep of Yazoo CityRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Oxford Eagle Online Edition

    ... top two pitchers dealt from the start as the offense worked to find its rhythm late, and Lafayette swept Yazoo City out of the Class 4A playoffs Tuesday at W.V. Brewer Field. Lafayette won the first game of a doubleheader, 11-1, in five innings ...

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  2. Harrowing exhibit about slavery in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... reconnect with families that had been torn apart by sales to different slave-owners. Jacob Stewart , who lived in Yazoo City, Mississippi, placed such an ad trying to find his mother, sister and brother. He hadn't seen them since 1856, when he was ...

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  3. Diamonds in the ShadowlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | World Magazine

    ... voice of Red Sox announcer Curt Gowdy rhythmically describing the exploits of players from mysterious places like Yazoo City, Miss., and Ponca City, Okla. I used $10 of the $11 that comprised my life's savings to buy a transistor radio at Radio ...

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  4. Yazoo City officer arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    AS 16 WAPT'S ROSS ADAMS REPORTS, IT'S ALL TIED TO A FIGHT WITH HIS BROTHER... WE HATE FOR ANYTHING LIKE THIS TO HAPPEN. FRIDAY - YAZOO CITY LEADERS FIRED SARGEANT MICHAEL JONES - 3 DAYS AFTER POLICE ARRESTED HIM FOR FIGHT WITH HIS BROTHER --.

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  5. Insurance Policy Included in Harrowing New Orleans Slavery ExhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Insurance Journal West

    ... reconnect with families that had been torn apart by sales to different slave-owners. Jacob Stewart, who lived in Yazoo City, Miss., placed such an ad trying to find his mother, sister and brother. He hadn't seen them since 1856, when he was sold in ...

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  6. Bond set for armed robbery, kidnapping suspects in MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A Madison judge set bond Monday for three suspects accused of holding a man at gunpoint, then kidnapping him before dropping him off at a local subdivision. It took Madison Police only 48 hours to find and arrest Thomas Scott McRae, 18, of Flora, George Giles, 17, and 21-year-old Ezzard McRae of Yazoo City for their alleged involvement in an armed robbery of an individual and kidnapping last Friday.

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  7. All three have been arrested and are awaiting their initial court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... the two suspects, identified as 18-year-old Thomas Scott McRae of Flora and 17-year-old George Giles of Yazoo City, drove the victim around pointing the handgun to his head before taking his shoes and cell phone and dropping him off. The victim was ...

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  8. Proper use of polytubing can save billions of gallons of waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Delta Farm Press

    Issues with incorrect use of polytubing, combined with ongoing concern about declining water resources, led to development of Pipe Planner, a tool to enable growers to tailor piping to their specific needs. DEE BOYKIN, left Boykin Agri Management, Yazoo City, Miss., discusses water issues and the Pipe Planner irrigation tool with Chris DeClerk, Delta Plastics, Little Rock, Ark., at the annual meeting of the Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association.

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  9. 'Nightmare' plant bugs need careful managementRead the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | Delta Farm Press

    ... Delta's cotton last year. He suggests management practices that can help. NICK KING, from left, Precision King, Yazoo City, Miss.; Tucker Miller III, Miller Entomological Service, Drew, Miss; and Virgil King III, King's Ag Consulting, Lexington, ...

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  10. Sister Thea Bowman remembered 25 years after her deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | St. Anthony Messenger

    ... asked some who knew her to reflect on her legacy and her call to evangelization. Bertha Bowman was born in Yazoo City, the granddaughter of slaves and the daughter of a doctor and a teacher. She attended Canton Holy Child Jesus School, and at age 8 ...

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  11. LIVE: Severe Storms Ignite Across Kentucky, TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | AccuWeather.com

    ... ours. "Storms now firing up across northern and central Mississippi are going to track toward cities like Tupelo, Yazoo City, and perhaps near Jackson through the evening hours," he added.

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  12. April 2, 2015 - FERC approves transco adder for ITC Midwest, but cuts ...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | Public Power

    ... in Mississippi, the Clarksdale Public Utilities Commission of Clarksdale and the Public Service Commission of Yazoo City, argued that the base ROE allowed to MISO transmission owners should be reduced (Docket No. EL15-45-000). That case, too, ...

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  13. Imagine being in federal prison and getting mail from Barack Obama: Jarvis DeBerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | NOLA.com

    ... turn their lives around. Obama's letter to Terry Andre Barnes, confined at the Federal Correction Institution in Yazoo City, Miss., can be seen below.

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  14. Obama commutes sentences of 22 convicted on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Chicago Tribune

    ... s convicted of conspiracy to distribute cocaine base, the White House said. Barnes, 40, is in a federal prison in Yazoo City, Miss., the Bureau of Prisons said. He sentence also will expire July 28.

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  15. Prison nurse charged with providing cell phone to inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Mississippi Press

    A nurse working at a Yazoo City prison has been charged with providing a cell phone to an inmate -- a violation of federal law. According to U.S. Attorney Gregory Davis, 43-year-old Lavonne Boose of Benton, Miss., was arraigned in U.S. District Court Monday on a charge of providing contraband to a federal inmate.

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  16. Hearn, Archie LeoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Visalia Times-Delta

    Archie Leo Hearn, 91, Army Veteran, cotton gin worker for 8 years, former resident of Yazoo City, Miss. and resident of Laton, Ca., passed away March 13, 2015.

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  17. Yazoo SinkholeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... GONNA HAPPEN TO MY HOUSE, MY LAND? JUST GONNA TAKE MY STUFF AND KEEP ON GOING?" A HUGE HOLE OFF LOGAN ROAD IN YAZOO CITY, GROWING BIGGER- "I AM VERY CONCERNED BECAUSE I TAKE THIS ROAD A LOT. WE DRIVE THIS ROAD AND I'M VERY CONCERNED ABOUT THAT" THE ...

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  18. Forecast for Winter Weather March 4 and 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... Mississippi vice president of customer service. The changeover from rain to freezing rain will happen over Yazoo City and Kosciusko by 6 to 7 a.m. These areas could also see issues on the roads and power lines due to ice. The freezing line will be ...

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  19. KA Raiders split games with MavsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | The Daily Sentinel Star

    ... Kirk Raiders were finally able to begin their season this past weekend. Nathan Moncrief's squad made the trek to Yazoo City to face Manchester Academy. While the final outcome may not have been exactly what the coach would have wanted, there were ...

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  20. The Man Behind The Speech: Judge Carlton Reeves Takes On Mississippi's PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | National Public Radio

    ... its state flag. As a teenager, Judge Carlton Reeves spent his summers making trips to this courtroom in downtown Yazoo City, Miss., to observe lawyers and judges in action. Gerald McKibben/Flickr hide caption As a teenager, Judge Carlton Reeves ...

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