Just keep swimming

Just keep swimming

Pixar’s 2003 film “Finding Nemo” about a fish with one small, weak fin who faces a series of hardships, but perseveres while repeating his mantra, ... Read more

Latest news

Southern Cruisers Riding Club donate first aid kit to county welcome center

Making a lasting first impression counts, which is something the staff at the Warren County Welcome Center knows well. The center also knows accidents happen, ... Read more

  1. A secret kept 60 years: Vicksburg veteran took part in six atomic weapon tests
  2. Katz Brothers is a unique, business with historic past
  3. Court Report

More news

Former Beechwood student remembered

When Beechwood Elementary third-grader Autumn Giles passed away in a car accident April 14, a void was left at the school. Suddenly, there was an ... Read more

Relay for Life doubles in size

Since Relay for Life’s inception in 1985, the organization has raised more than $3 billion dollars from events in more than 5,000 communities. Friday night, ... Read more

Mississippi, Big Black to continue to fall

The Big Black and Mississippi rivers are beginning to fall, and the promise of several days without rain locally and in areas of the Upper ... Read more

Former clerk’s debt hard to collect

A Hinds County chancellor has ordered jailed former Circuit Clerk Shelly Ashley Palmertree to pay more than $800,000, but collecting could be difficult, attorney Marcie ... Read more

  1. VCC repairs top $600K
  2. Walk Against Crime set for Saturday
  3. Vega sentenced to seven years
  4. Relay for Life set for tonight
  5. City’s first female firefighter retiring
  6. ERDC names new deputy director
  7. ERDC names new deputy director
  8. Art show kicks off Saturday night
  9. Pedestrian struck, killed on Clay Street
  10. Former resident safe in Nepal
  11. Swim-A-Thon raises money for team member
  12. Cairo gets preservation treatment
  13. Board approves utility rate hike
  14. Bail set at $80K for accused drug kingpin
  15. Work beginning on new ERDC headquarters
  16. Changing diet can sooth stomach

Sports

Looking to repeat

Looking to repeat

WC freshman golfer Whittington to defend state title this week Karley Whittington stands about 5-foot-2, is only 15 years old, and the blue and silver ... Read more

  1. St. Al goes for third state title
  2. Game Plan
  3. Bulldogs earn walk-off win over LSU
  4. St. Al girls, boys claim South State track crowns
  5. Hinds exacts revenge on Southwest
  6. Vikings advance to face Desoto

Opinion

Ashes to ashes, dust to dust

I have four vacuum cleaners, five if you count the one I keep in the back of my vehicle. Some of you may think that ... Read more  | 1 comment

Columns

Ashes to ashes, dust to dust

I have four vacuum cleaners, five if you count the one I keep in the back of my vehicle. Some of you may think that ... Read more  | 1 comment

Letters to the Editor

Dear editor,

Following my discharge from the Navy on December 20, 1958, I recall asking my father, “What’s happened to Vicksburg?” “The power is in two few ... Read more

Business

NRoute finishes first half of fiscal year in black

NRoute finishes first half of fiscal year in black

NRoute finished the first half of the 2015 fiscal year with a net income of $20,953.34, according to a profit and loss statement prepared by ... Read more | comments

Education

Former Beechwood student remembered

Former Beechwood student remembered

When Beechwood Elementary third-grader Autumn Giles passed away in a car accident April 14, a void was left at the school. Suddenly, there was an ... Read more | comments

Faith

Competition mirrors life for RiverFest headliner

Competition mirrors life for RiverFest headliner

RiverFest headliner Craig Wayne Boyd has been defying the odds all his life. Winning season seven of The Voice mirrored his life in many ways. ... Read more | comments

Health

Locals compete in ocean-view marathon

Locals compete in ocean-view marathon

A trip up the California coast, then on to wine country sounds like a dream vacation for a lot of people. For one group of ... Read more | comments