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It was a night that would change Kimberly Martin’s life forever. 
She would lose her mother who was found dead inside a car on Ridge Road. 
Sometimes they didn’t have anything to eat, searching for food as their stomaches ached.
They never owned a new pair of shoes or had clothes that they didn’t have to share with one another. 

The Yazoo Chamber of Commerce welcomed Rose's Downtown Bakery and Tea Room this week. Talented local chef Pat Cheatham has added the Tea Room, which will serve lunch Monday-Friday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sean Johnson, the newly elected president of the Yazoo City Rotary Club, thanks outgoing president Rebecca Yeates for her service to the club. Johnson is the CEO of Baptist Medical Center Yazoo.

County employees arrived to the District 1 barn to find the gate blocked Monday morning.

Dave Collins, the newest member of the Yazoo City School Board, is pictured being sworn in by Justice Court Judge Pam May with Yazoo County Sheriff Jake Sheriff holding the Bible.