A number of building, road and other infrastructure improvements are coming to the Yazoo County School District.
The body of a Yazoo City woman was discovered along Highway 49 after being struck by a vehicle during the early morning hours last Sunday.
Shea Erica Parker, 39, of Wise Street, died about 5:50 a.m. on Highway 49 near Yazoo County High School.
Local prison workers are begging for more guards and higher pay to address growing inmate violence in the Yazoo County Regional Correctional Facility.
A probable cause hearing has been set for the three county jail guards accused of sexual misconduct with two female inmates.