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Following the death of former director Betty Reed, another director of the Gateway Community Development Corporation has been selected with Housing Authority Director Alpresteon Billings assuming the post.
But some are wondering if there is a conflict of interest.
The Yazoo City Municipal School District has been given four goals from the state to improve its failing status.
But some city leaders said it is time to “stop blaming the children” and look at the district’s salary scale and lack of certified teachers.
His name was Kenneth. He was supposed to be in a special education class. It was said he would never walk. He was told his speech would prevent him from participating in class. Doctors said his crooked spine would keep him from playing with other children.
Two suspects are behind bars after allegedly shooting a Yazoo City man down after an altercation.
Patrasheon Swinson and Jamerio Collum were both charged with attempted murder.
Two juvenile suspects were arrested in connection to the Delta Ace burglary that resulted in 12 stolen guns landing in the streets.
As of press time, the suspects were being charged as juveniles.