The qualifying deadline for the city’s special election ended this week with six potential candidates turning in their proper paperwork.
Voters will head to the polls Tuesday to determine the leaders of Yazoo County and the state for the next four years.
The general election will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 5, with polls remaining open from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m.
Despite statistics showing a decrease in crime within Yazoo City, one city alderman said the criminal element has become “ridiculous.”
The weekend was filled with chaos and bloodshed in Yazoo City as three separate shootings left two men dead and others injured.
Her name was Alice Faye Wiggins.
She had black, almost blue, hair and a peachy complexion. She loved to square dance and bake cookies.
She had a soft spot for black-and-white romantic movies. She loved to listen to “Louie Louie” by The Kingsmen.
The city of Yazoo City joined forces with a state collection agency to begin the process of collecting over a million dollars owed to the city in debt fees.