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BluzCruz draws paddlers from across the U.S.

Saturday, April 30, 2016 10:19 pm

Despite the threat of thunderstorms, this year’s BluzCruz canoe and kayak race was one of the most successful to date. Race director Wayne Pratt said ... Read more | Add your comment

2 fatal collisions claim 4, including a Vicksburg man

Saturday, April 30, 2016 10:17 pm

A Vicksburg man was among four people killed in two weekend traffic accidents occurring on the Natchez Trace and Interstate 20. Christopher H. Koestler, 46, ... Read more | Add your comment

OUT WITH THE OLD: Jailers Douglas Hadad and Franco Knox stand in an empty cell block in the Warren County Jail.

Admittedly inadequate, there seems to be no interest in funding, building a new Warren County Jail

Saturday, April 30, 2016 10:15 pm

Most officials agree a new jail is in order for Warren County, but lack of funding has dashed ... Read more | Add your comment

EAT FRESH: Martin’s at Midtown owner Lisa Martin gave out several varieties of peppers, including these japenos, to those in attendance at the urban gardening talk Friday. Other varieties included pablano, anaheim, cayenne, habanero, mini bell, peperoncino and others.

GREEN MADE EASY: McCain hosts talk on urban gardening

Friday, April 29, 2016 10:24 pm

For those who live in the city but still hope to have the fresh farm to table food ... Read more | Add your comment

A PLACE TO GATHER: Lo Sto owners John and Cecily Mathis, manager Van Pope and mascot Moose enjoy the restaurant’s outdoor seating on the pier overlooking Eagle Lake.

Eagle Lake restaurant owners say Lo Sto gives lake goers a place to congregate

Friday, April 29, 2016 9:44 am

After buying a camp on Eagle Lake a few years ago, Cecily and John Mathis felt there was ... Read more | Add your comment


It’s time to study our infrastructure

Saturday, April 30, 2016 10:36 pm

Once again, the city’s aging infrastructure gave us a scare. A water leak Thursday on North Washington Street near the Fort Hill National Cemetery had ... Read more | Add your comment

The best businesses are those created to fill a need in the community

Friday, April 29, 2016 10:13 pm

New Lo Sto owners Cecily and John Mathis noticed a need in the Eagle Lake community after buying a camp there a few years ago. ... Read more | Add your comment

Mississippi could use a magic fairy

Friday, April 29, 2016 10:12 pm

This has been a less than a glorious month for the state of Mississippi. Bills were passed by our legislature that negatively effect education, and ... Read more | Add your comment

He’s singing the technology blues

Friday, April 29, 2016 9:32 am

It’s amazing how fast the Internet, or rather a website you use on the Internet, can forget you exist. I say that as I calm ... Read more | Add your comment