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The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued a Silver Alert for 69-year-old Ronald “Ronnie” Clancy Young of Belzoni in Humphreys County.
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North Sunflower holds commencement

The North Sunflower Academy class of 2020 had to add masks to their graduation apparel last week, but each of the 14 graduates were able to walk and receive their diplomas in person. Pictured in front are Dakota Dawson, Mikaela Mengarelli, Mary Neal Kimbrell, Chandler Hayes, Kaitlyn Hollis, Hannah Utz and Kaid King.

NSA graduates K-5

Seated in the K-5 graduating class are Sarah Burt, Azana Gentry and Mary Lynn Cooper. Standing are Mamie Kent, Ava Stewart, Karlee Bradley and Laken Lawrence. In back is teacher Jessy Goodin.

Photo: Vikki Peay

NSA graduates sixth graders

Pictured seated in the sixth grade graduating class are Channing King, Lena Morris, Jaden Johnson and Ashley Haycraft. Standing are Ryan Brady, Wyatt Barr, Landon Liddell, Brayden Clem, Tristan Parks and Teacher Barbara Dunavent. Not pictured is Preston Reynolds.

Photo: Vikki Peay

Mozell McDuffy

Graveside services for Mozell McDuffy of Indianola will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Riverside Memorial Gardens with Bro. Melvin Baker officiating.

Mr. McDuffy, 71, died Wednesday, May 13, 2020.

Byas Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.



Basketball practice has already started for some at North Sunflower Academy.


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