The Regular Meeting of the Yazoo City Mayor and Board of Alderman will be held today at 2pm in the City Board Room. If you can not attend the meeting, listen to the live broadcast on POWER 107. Be informed!
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National Day of Prayer Set for Thursday, May 7th
The Yazoo City Ministerial Association will once again sponsor the annual observance of the National Day of Prayer. This year's observance is set for Thursday, May 7th and will begin at 12 Noon on the steps of the Yazoo County Courthouse.
The theme of this year's observance is "Lord, Hear Our Cry" with the scripture, I Kings 8:28, "Hear the cry and the prayer that you servant is praying in your presence this day."
Local National Day of Prayer planning is under the direction of Rev. Ken Lynch, Pastor of Parkview Church of God. Other ministers from throughout the city will be leading prayers and participating on the program on Thursday, May 7th. The public is invited to attend! For those who can't POWER 107 will broadcast the National Day of Prayer live at 12 Noon.
Benton Raiders Advance to Round Two
The Benton Raiders won the first round series last week against Columbus Christian and will face Hebron Christian this week in round two. The first game is scheduled for tomorrow night (Tuesday) at Hebron Christian. Game time is 5pm. POWER 107 will be there to bring you live coverage of the game. Congratulations to the Raiders and Coach Fagan.
Benton Raiders Advance to Second Round in Playoffs
The Benton Raiders played their second game in the first round of playoffs last night at home against Columbus Christian. The Raiders won the first game on Tuesday night 15 - 0 in Columbus, and won last night 19 - 0. The Raiders will play Hebron Christian next Tuesday at Hebron Christian. Congratulations to Coach Fagan and the Benton Academy Raiders!
Cowboys Win Big Last Night
The Humphreys County Cowboys won the first round of the playoffs last night at home with 2 big wins over Palmer, 22 - 0 in the first game and 19 -1 in the second game. The Cowboys will play next Thursday night at home against Kossuth or Winona. Congratulations to the Cowboys.
11th Annual Jerry Clower Festival T-Shirts On Sale Now
The 11th Annual Jerry Clower Festival T-shirts are on sale now for just $15. Sizes range from Adult Small to 3X. For more information call 662-746-7676.
POWER 107 Country Showdown
POWER 107 will host the local Country Showdown Saturday, May 2, 2015 at the Jerry Clower Festival. Showdown will be held at 4pm on Main Street. Entry Forms are available at POWER 107 or online at Visit Yazoo or POWER 107radio.com. For more information, call 746-7676.
National Day of Prayer May 7th
The National Day of Prayer will b eheld on thursday, May 7th at 12 Noon. Ministers from all around the County and Yazoo Citizens will gather in front o fthe Yazoo County Courthouse for the recognition of the National Day of Prayer. This yearly event is a time when citizens gather to pray for our government, schools, churches, the media, and other aspects of our life. The Yazoo County National Day of Prayer event is sponsored by the Yazoo Ministerial Association. WBYP-FM "POWER 107" will broadcast the event live for those who can not attend.
Humphreys County Cowboys Win District
Congratulations to the Humphreys County Cowboys Baseball Team on winning the District! The Cowboys are scheduled to play their first game tonight against Palmer in the playoffs at Humphreys County at 5pm. Weather will determine if that game will take place today or not. Will update as soon as information is available.
Miss Jerry Clower Festival Pageant Deadline April 24th
April 24th is the Deadline to enter the Miss Jerry Clower Festival Pageant to be held Friday, May 2, 2015 at the Triangle Cultural Center at 7pm. The Pageant is an open pageant and not limited to contestants from Yazoo City or Yazoo County. Children ages 1 year old to 12 years old may compete. Each division will have a division winner, three runner-ups, and four category winners. The division winner will receive a beautiful, rhinestone corwn, a sash, and a trophy. The three runner-ups and category winners will each receive a trophy. All awards will be given out on the night of the pageant. The Miss Jerry Clower Festival Pageant is a natural pageant. Contestants should wear spring casual wear. For questions email, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Benton Raiders Scheduled to Play Columbus Christian Tonight
The Benton Academy Raiders traveled to Columbus Christian Tuesday night to play the Rams in the first round of the playoffs. The Raiders won the game 14 - 0. The second match up is scheduled for 5pm this afternoon at Benton. It is best 2 out of 3 and if the Rams shoul win the first game it will be a double header. The status of the game depends on the weather. Stay tuned to POWER 107 for updates on the game.