Welcome

Local News

Benton Raiders Will Play Baseball Today
February 26, 2015

The Benton Academy Raiders will travel to Smith-Wills Stadium tonight for their baseball game against Jackson Prep.  Game time is 6pm.  The Raiders are playing in the Capital City Classic. 

Manchester Baseball Canceled For Today
February 26, 2015

Manchester Maverick Baseball scheduled for today against Indianola at Indianonla has been canceled due to the weather.  Stay tuned to POWER 107 on tomorrow and Saturdays game.  A determination will be made tomorrow on whether the games will be played and where.

Redeeming GRACE Women's Conference at First Baptist Church in Yazoo
February 26, 2015

First Baptist Church in Yazoo City will host Redeeming GRACE Women's Conference, Reflecting His Glory, March 27th at 6:30pm and March 28th 9am - 12 Noon.  Speaking by Tru Vine Ministry's, Andrea Lennon and Worship by, Miss Mississippi, Jasmine Murray.  Tickets are $25 and you can register online at www.fbcyazoo.org or at the church office located at 328 Ggrand Avenue.  For more information call 662-746-2471.

Wear RED Today for Heart Month
February 26, 2015

Wear your RED today in support of Heart Month!  Let's eat healthy in 2015 for GO RED!

The "Wizard of Oz" Tonight at Triangle
February 26, 2015

The Manchester Academy Drama Club will present "The Wizard of Oz" tonight at 7pm at the Triangle.   Tickets are available at the school or cn be purchased at the door.   For more information, call the school at 746-5913.

Parkview Church of God Cancels Services For Tonight
February 25, 2015

Parkview Church of God has canceled all services for tonight.

All Wednesday Night Services at 1st Baptist Church in Belzoni Canceled
February 25, 2015

All Wednesday night services at 1st Baptist Church in Belzoni have been canceled due to the weather conditions.  

Winter Weather Advisory
February 25, 2015
A WINTRY MIX OF RAIN FREEZING RAIN AND SOME SLEET WILL OVERSPREAD THE AREA THIS MORNING. THIS WILL MIX WITH OR CHANGE TO SNOW IN SOME AREAS THIS AFTERNOON PARTICULARLY IN AREAS NORTH OF INTERSTATE 20. ICE ACCUMULATION UP TO A TENTH OF AN INCH MAY OCCUR THIS MORNING. UP TO 2 INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION MAY OCCUR THIS AFTERNOON MAINLY ALONG AND NORTH OF A VICKSBURG TO MADISON TO COLLINSVILLE LINE. THESE ACCUMULATIONS COULD CREATE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ESPECIALLY ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.
School Closings Reported to POWER 107
February 25, 2015

Updated list of school closings this morning:

Manchester Academy

Benton Academy

Covenant Christian

Humphreys Academy

Humphreys County School District

Holmes Community College

Yazoo County Schools

Tri-County Academy

1st United Methodist Church Day Care (Yazoo)

Wee Care Daycare

Warren-Yazoo Mental Health Service

Blood Drive scheduled for today at Humphreys Academy has been canceled

Ricks Memorial Library

Flood Warning for Big Black
February 25, 2015

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
850 PM CST TUE FEB 24 2015
The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Mississippi..

  Big Black River At West affecting Attala and Holmes Counties
  Big Black River Near Bentonia affecting Madison and Yazoo Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The
water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t
drown!

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Black River Near Bentonia
* until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 23.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 24.5 feet by
  early Sunday afternoon.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Extensive flooding of agricultural land is
  occurring.

 

Yazoo County Schools Closed Today
February 25, 2015

All Yazoo County Schools will be closed today.

Weater Update from National Weather Service
February 25, 2015

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
500 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WINTER STORM TO IMPACT REGION TODAY...

MSZ018-019-025>042-251900-
/O.CON.KJAN.WS.W.0001.150225T1200Z-150226T0600Z/
BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-
LOWNDES-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-HOLMES-ATTALA-
WINSTON-NOXUBEE-ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-YAZOO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLEVELAND...INDIANOLA...RULEVILLE...
GREENWOOD...GRENADA...VAIDEN...NORTH CARROLLTON...CARROLLTON...
WINONA...EUPORA...MABEN...MATHISTON...WEST POINT...COLUMBUS...
ACKERMAN...WEIR...STARKVILLE...GREENVILLE...BELZONI...ISOLA...
DURANT...TCHULA...LEXINGTON...PICKENS...GOODMAN...KOSCIUSKO...
LOUISVILLE...MACON...BROOKSVILLE...MAYERSVILLE...ROLLING FORK...
ANGUILLA...YAZOO CITY
500 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT.

* TIMING: A MIXTURE OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW WILL RAPIDLY
  OVERSPREAD THE REGION EARLY THIS MORNING. THIS MIXTURE WILL CHANGE OVER
  TO ALL SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...DURING THE LATE MORNING AND MIDDAY HOURS.
  PRECIPITATION WILL DIMINISH FROM THE WEST DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON
  AND EARLY EVENING HOURS.

* ACCUMULATION: ACCUMULATIONS OF ICE UP TO A TENTH OF AN INCH CAN BE
  EXPECTED EARLY THIS MORNING...FOLLOWED BY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 2
  TO 6 INCHES...WITH THE HEAVIEST ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED ALONG AND
  NORTH OF THE HIGHWAY 82 CORRIDOR. LOCALLY HEAVIER TOTALS ARE POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS: THESE ACCUMULATIONS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS AND MAY CAUSE POWER OUTAGES.