With about two months left until the primary election, one candidate has pulled out of the county elections race.
Sedric Hudson, director of the parks and recreation, resigned from his post this week after leading the department for close to two years.
Hudson submitted a letter of resignation effective June 7 to the Parks and Recreation Commission earlier this week.
The suspect behind firing shots at a local park during recent Little League games continues to allude officers.
Myquon N. Carter is wanted on charges of drive-by shooting, stalking, domestic violence and discharging a weapon within city limits.
Two Dollar General employees were held at gunpoint and robbed of over $2,000 last week in Bentonia.
Investigators believe the suspects are connected to a rash of robberies and burglaries that have occurred throughout Yazoo County over the last few months.
Mayor Diane Delaware said despite the criticism the city has received over its contributions to parks and recreation, the city has provided about a million dollars more than Yazoo County for close to two decades.
It was the greatest feeling in the world as my little girl extended her arms around my neck, squeezing a hug with all her might from her tiny body.
“This has been the best weekend in my whole life,” she said, continuing to hug me.
Emotions flared between an alderman and the police chief during a board meeting last week over a young girl who was shot in the leg earlier this month.