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.
Tempers flared during a discussion of employee salaries during the June 30 Yazoo City Municipal School District Board of Trustees meeting. One city aldermen has weighed in by expressing his frustration at the high salaries going to employees who don't even live here.