September 2, 2015

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Homemakers learn safety tips for steering clear of slithery creatures

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 11:20 am

If you see the slithering or hear the hiss or that distinctive rattle, step back to stay safe, a snake expert told members of Warren ... Read more | Add your comment

Man found dead in stranger’s pool

Monday, August 31, 2015 11:16 am

A Vicksburg man was found dead Sunday in a stranger’s swimming pool about 10 miles from his home. A homeowner about 7:30 a.m. Sunday found ... Read more | Add your comment

OVERTIME ISSUES: Vicksburg fire chief Charles Atkins inspects “Old Number 7,” as he calls the old wagon at the abandoned Halls Ferry fire station.

MAYOR: OUT OF FIRE BUSINESS

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 11:33 am

Mayor George Flaggs Jr. put the weight of resolving the Vicksburg Fire Department’s overtime problems on Aldermen Michael ... Read more | Add your comment

TAKING AIM: Randy and Doris Rippy, standing, help their son, Pat Scallions, aim his crossbow at a target Wednesday at their home. The Rippy family is helping to bring Hope Outdoors, a Christian-based hunting program for disabled people, to Warren County.

Ministry to bring hunting event for people with disabilities to county

Monday, August 31, 2015 9:37 am

Hope Outdoors is coming to Warren County for the first time to spread its ministry through an outdoor ... Read more | Add your comment

LOVING EAGLE LAKE: After being one of the few homeowners in New Orleans to be spared by Hurricane Katrina, former New Orleans residents Kim and Steve Koppman are thriving in their Eagle Lake home.

Some area residents look back at Katrina, their old homes and the answered prayers of a new home

Sunday, August 30, 2015 12:00 am

‘A great place to start over’  Miraculously their houses survived Hurricane Katrina, but even though not homeless, New ... Read more | Add your comment

Opinion

Body cameras will reduce complaints, add accountability for city’s police force

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 11:43 am

It’s been 2,000 years since the Roman poet and satirist Juvenal first wrote down a question that has been burning in the hearts of men ... Read more | Add your comment

Deadly storm signals new beginnings in Vicksburg

Monday, August 31, 2015 8:57 am

For so many people affected by Hurricane Katrina, Vicksburg was a starting point. Since Friday, the Vicksburg Post has reflected on the decade since the ... Read more | Add your comment

Homeownership comes with a price

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 11:41 am

This week, I’m closing on my new house, and I’ve come to realize I’m getting a lot more than a mortgage. True, I’m getting a ... Read more | Add your comment

Vicksburg starting to feel like home

Monday, August 31, 2015 8:57 am

The most frequently asked question I have gotten from friends and family since I moved to Vicksburg are, “Are you hanging out with people?” and ... Read more | Add your comment

Local News

IT’S A CALLING: Alaina Williams, left, and Rylee Ann Beard, center, look on as Dana Road pre-k teacher Rachel Dean reads “Chrysanthemum” by Kevin Henkes.

Dean says teaching isn’t a job, it’s a calling

For Dana Road preschool teacher Rachel Dean, her ...

MAYOR: OUT OF FIRE BUSINESS

Homemakers learn safety tips for steering clear of slithery creatures

Flaggs: Budget deficit could spread into 2017

Man found dead in stranger’s pool

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