Rusch Ragland, a mathematics major at Mississippi State University, (right) has been named to the university’s prestigious Society of Scholars in the Arts and Sciences. He is pictured with President Mark E. Keenum.
Owners Paul and JoAnn Adams began demolishing a building on Jefferson Street, across from City Hall, to construct a parking lot. Local businessman Cecil Cartwright watches as work crews complete the project Thursday.
According to Wayne Morrison, engineer for the City of Yazoo City and the Yazoo City Public Service Commission (YCPSC), the proposed Walmart will close on its property before Sept. 30. Construction will begin Nov. 15.