Investigators apprehended one inmate who escaped from the Yazoo County Regional Correctional Facility Thursday afternoon, but another inmate remained at large as of press time.
From the time she was only five years old, Marie Downs always knew she would become a teacher.
For nearly five decades, Downs was the teacher who passed on knowledge, but she was also a friend both inside and outside the classroom.
Billy J. Neely, 80, of Bentonia passed away Thursday, March 8, 2018 at Hospice Ministries of Ridgeland.
A Memorial Service will be held Sunday at 3 p.m. at Central Holmes Cemetery with Rev. Charles Moore officiating.
Sheila Lucille Adkinson McClure, 59, of Yazoo City passed away Friday, March 9, 2018 at The Specialty Select Hospital in Jackson.