Duo forced to split up after heat injury

Duo forced to split up after heat injury

Dale Sanders, 80, and Richard Sojourner, 70, were set to break a world record but one had to turn back. Sojourner and Sanders were paddling ... Read more

Latest news

Corps names civil works chief

Renee Turner has been named programs director and chief of Civil Works Integration Division for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Mississippi Valley Division and ... Read more

  1. Trial set in house party shooting
  2. Crime, abandoned buildings topic of town hall meeting
  3. Scholarship inspires service

More news

Mount Carmel Vacation Bible School provides fun for youth

With school starting back in just a couple of weeks, now is the time to make sure kids have a different kind of education, a ... Read more

Paws Rescue, Coldwell Banker sponsor pet adoption weekend

This weekend is National Pet Adoption Weekend and Coldwell Banker All Stars LLC and Paws Rescue are encouraging pet lovers to add to their brood. ... Read more

Luckett leads county candidates in contributions, total spending

Ben Luckett continued to lead all county candidates in contributions with a total of $6,338, according to campaign finance reports filed July 28 with the ... Read more

Haque has passion for helping others

  GIVING BACK: Shaheena Haque teaches the AARP Driver Saftey course at the Vicksburg Senior Center. For two years, Shaheena Haque has been volunteering at ... Read more

  1. Peace poster contest winners revealed at Lions
  2. Mudbugs near fundraising goal
  3. Edley Jones, long-time Rotarian, inducted into hall of fame
  4. Vicksburg natives to be honored
  5. Confusion abounds in St. Al’s transition to MAIS
  6. Business resumes after street reopens
  7. Tate named director of 911
  8. E-911 to ask for more dispatchers
  9. Felon accused of gunpoint molestation
  10. Local Realtor receives national designation
  11. Tobacco-free coalition renews grant
  12. High intensity training heats up at Purks Y
  13. VNMP wraps volunteer season
  14. VTG offers discounted memberships
  15. Man breaks neck diving into river
  16. THEY’RE OUT: St. Aloysius leaving MHSAA joining MAIS


Catholic schools fill out paperwork, wait on schedules on first day in MAIS

Catholic schools fill out paperwork, wait on schedules on first day in MAIS

On its first day as a member of the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools, St. Aloysius didn’t throw a party, or play a game. It ... Read more

  1. Miles falls in Junior Olympics semifinal
  2. PCA practices for new season
  3. Mississippi Heat remain focused in Junior Olympics
  4. New blood in Warren County Championship
  5. It’s official: St. Al, Cathedral join MAIS
  6. St. Al’s move to MAIS creates challenges with scheduling, manpower


Looks like duck season is already here

It has been all over the news. Tom Brady destroyed his cell phone after National Football League investigators had asked him to handover the data ... Read more


Prison system policy failed our community

Bad policy by the Mississippi Department of Corrections has failed Warren County and it’s residents. On Wednesday, I sat in the courtroom just feet from ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Dear editor

Dear Editor, Your editorial entitled “Kuhn Hospital” is a courageous statement of your commitment to objective journalism, in spite of the harshness of its tone. ... Read more


Portofino closing hurts Vicksburg Convention Center

Portofino closing hurts Vicksburg Convention Center

The recent closing of the Portofino Hotel was a blow to the Vicksburg Convention Center. Convention center Executive Director Annette Kirklin said she was not ... Read more | comments


Dance instructor to school teacher

Dance instructor to school teacher

Heather Kealhofer is starting her second year teaching with the Vicksburg Warren School District, but her teaching career began long before then as a dance ... Read more | comments


Tragedy spurs womens’ safety discussion

Tragedy spurs womens’ safety discussion

The tragic death of 69-year-old Sharen Wilson rocked residents of Vicksburg, but Beth Palmer decided to take a stand and in her community. Wilson was ... Read more | comments


High intensity training heats up at Purks Y

High intensity training heats up at Purks Y

High-intensity interval training is at the Purks YMCA in Vicksburg. The “3G” – guns, glutes, gut – group exercise class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from ... Read more | comments