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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.
Jenell Roberts Cooper passed away Friday, October 25, 2019 at the Martha Coker Green Houses in Yazoo City.
Funeral services were October 31 in Durant at Mizpah Cemetery.
Roosevelt “Bo Sack” Stewart died October 20, 2019.
Funeral services were Oct. 27 at the L.T. Miller Community Center with Rev. M.C. Miller officiating. Burial followed at Cypress Garden Cemetery under the direction of Scott Memorial Funeral Home.
Wilva Yvonne Beets Tucker, age 83, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday October 26, 2019.
A Yazoo County resident told county leaders that it was time to consider curbside garbage collection within Yazoo County. He even presented a proposal from his company to handle the job.
Despite statistics showing a decrease in crime within Yazoo City, one city alderman said the criminal element has become “ridiculous.”