Antique Days will be this Saturday, October 24th at the Triangle Cultural Center in Yazoo City. The event is Free and many activities have been planned for the day. Come see Old Engines Running, Cane Syrup Mill, Gristmill, Ice Cream Freezers, Blacksmithing, and Arts and Crafts. It's not too late to enter the Kibbie Cookoff. trophy and cash prizes will be awarded. Entry fee is $20. It's all happening this Saturday at the Triangle Cultural Center in Yazoo City.
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FEMA Approves Grants Worth $43.5 Million to Rebuild Louisville, Winston County
U.S. Senators Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker, with Rpresentative Alan Nunnelee, announced approval yesterday for more than $43.5 million in federal grant awards linked to work to rebuild tornado damaged Louisville and Winston County, including $34.5 million to support restoration of a plywood manufacturing plant.
FEMA informed lawmakers that four FEMA Public Assistance grants have been approved to offset the costs of recovery efforts related to the April 28th tornado that hit Louisville and Winston County. The largest award, worth $34.5 million, to the City of Louisville will reimburse 75 percent of the costs to reestablish a plywood manufacturing plant. three other grants, totaling $10.8 million, for Winston County and the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency are linked to continued work to restore medical care services in the region.
Big Football Weekend Ahead
Friday night will end the regular football season for some area schools, Benton Academy and Manchester will end their regular season with big conference games. Benton will travel to Newton for a 7pm game. Manchester Academy will travel to Flora to face Cross County rival Tri-County Academy at 7pm. Humphreys Academy will play at home tomorrow night against Delta at 7pm. It will be Senior Night at HA, Humphreys County will play O'Bannon at home tomorrow night at 7pm. Yazoo County will be on the road tomorrow night to face the Cleveland Wildcats in a District Game at 7pm, and Yazoo City will travel to Gentry for their game at 7pm. The season is winding down so go out and support your team.
Kudzu Run 5K and Fun Run Saturday
The Yazoo County Chamber of Commerce is partnering with Antique Days to bring a morning fun for everyone. The Kudzu Run will be Saturday, October 25th at 8am. Pre-Registration is at 4pm Friday, October 24th and registration on Saturday morning at 7:30am. Race will begin at 8am. Fun Run will start immediately after the 5K Run. For more information, contact the Yazoo County Chamber of Commerce.
New Email Account Created To Receive Information On Veterans
In an effort to reach and recognize our Active Duty, Reserve, and Veterans in Yazoo County, living or deceased, an email account has been created to receive incoming messages. If you have names and information on any Active Duty, Reserve, and Veterans in Yazoo County, send information to Yazootroops@outlook.com, or call 662-528-0927. Plan now to be apart of the celebrations on Saturday, November 8th as "Yazoo Salutes The Troops." Parade starts at 10am.
Kinsmen In Concert November 16th
The Kinsmen will be in concert on Sunday, November 16th at 6pm at Hillcrest Baptist Church in Yazoo City. For more information, contact Pastor Jeff Dixon at 662-998-0546.
Kudzu Run, 5K and Fun Run This Saturday
The Yazoo County Chamber of Commerce is having at Kudzu Run, 5K and Fun Run this Saturday beginning at 8am. Registration fee is $25. Race will begin at 8am, with Fun Run starting immediately after 5K. For more information, contact the Yazoo County Chamber of Commerce at 662-746-1273.
Yazoo City Mayoral Health Council Meeting
The Yazoo City Mayoral Health Council will hold a meeting on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 6pm at the Triangle Cultural Center. Refreshments will be provided.
Looking for Space To Display Your Things?
St. Mary's Catholic Church in Yazoo City is having a Craft, Flea Market and Garage Sale, November 1st at St Mary's Catholic Church, and they have space available if you would like to display your items. Space is 10 foot by 10 foot. All proceeds of your sales will go to you. Spaces are safe and secure. can be set up on Friday night before the sale at 8am Saturday. If you would like to reserve a space, call St Mary's Catholic Church at 662-746-1680.
$5 Jewelry Sale Today at King's Daughters Hospital
Don't forget to go by KDH today for the $5 Jewelry Sale sponsored by the KDH Auxiliary in the lobby of the hospital! Christmas is right around the corner! Start your shopping today at the $5 Jewelry Sale at KDH.
61st Annual Pre-Thanksgiving Eve Gospel Singing
The Inspirations from Bryson City, NC will join the Singing Echoes from Cleveland, TN at the 61st Annual Pre-Thanksgiving Eve Gospel Singing on Saturday, November 15th at 6:30 pm at First Baptist Church of Pearl, 405 North Bierderman Road, Pearl, MS. Also performing will be the Revelations from Florence, MS, Mike Vaughn from Tickfaw, LA, Jason Runnels, formally of the Down East Boys, Reidsville, NC, and Tim Frith and the Gospel Echoes from Brandon, MS. It's the Concert of the Year! For more information, call 601-0677 or 601-720-8870.
Antique Days This Saturday
Take a step back in time this Saturday at Antique Day in Yazoo. Antique Day is 8am - 5pm at the Triangle Cultural Center and many activities have been planned for the day. There will be Kibbie Cookoff, Arts & Crafts, kids activities and many interesting things going on during Antique Day, this Saturday at the Triangle Cultural Center in Yazoo City. Admission is Free! Come out and enjoy the day!