Staff Reports, Author at The Vicksburg Post

Sports

St. Al’s Edwards wins MAIS Class 5A cross country championship

CLINTON — All season long, Samantha Edwards and Hendrix Eldridge have been at the front of the pack on the MAIS cross country circuit. They ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 25, 2021 5:52 pm

Sports

Alcorn State names Russ interim athletics director

LORMAN — Alcorn State University has appointed Cyrus K. Russ as its interim director of athletics, it was announced Monday. Russ replaces Derek Horne, who ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 25, 2021 5:13 pm

Sports

Lalley, Lindsay win Mad Scientist 5K titles

There was no lollygagging in Jacob Lalley’s stride Saturday morning. The 32-year-old ripped through the field at the Mad Scientist 5K run, besting a field ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 25, 2021 4:45 pm

Obits

Cheryl Bowie 

Graveside funeral services for Cheryl Bowie are to be held on Monday, Oct. 25 at 2 p.m. in the Cedar Hill Cemetery with Father Joseph ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 25, 2021 10:50 am

Obits

Martha Ann Mayfield Lever

Martha Ann Mayfield Lever died peacefully in hospice care on Sept.15 in Cumming, Ga. She was born on Oct. 18, 1935, in Helena, Ark., and ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 25, 2021 10:43 am

Obits

Almetha Wilson

A Celebration of Life has been scheduled for Almetha Wilson on Saturday, Oct. 30 at 2:00 p.m. at Greater Grove Street Missionary Baptist Church. Almetha ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, October 25, 2021 10:30 am

Local

Snapchat gun threat not aimed at Warren Central High School in Vicksburg

A shooting threat that circulated the social media app Snapchat on Sunday night was not aimed at Vicksburg’s Warren Central High School, officials say. “Me ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Sunday, October 24, 2021 10:01 pm

Sports

How They Did: Vicksburg’s college football players

A weekly recap of performances by college football players from Vicksburg-area high schools • Tulane linebacker Nick Anderson had a team-high 11 total tackles and ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Sunday, October 24, 2021 2:42 pm

Sports

Game Plan

The Vicksburg Post welcomes your items for the Game Plan. Submit items by email sports@vicksburgpost.com. Please include the name and phone number of a contact ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Sunday, October 24, 2021 10:00 am

Sports

Who’s Hot

Mississippi Delta Community College running back Kentrick Thompson, a former Warren Central star, rushed for 65 yards and a touchdown in a 24-15 victory over ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Sunday, October 24, 2021 7:55 am

Sports

Neshoba Central nips Gators for Region 2-5A title

The Vicksburg Gators played hard. They fought hard. But, in the end, they also fell hard. Neshoba Central came up with a defensive stop in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, October 23, 2021 1:11 am

Sports

Vikings hammer Terry

Reports of Warren Central’s demise appear to have been greatly exaggerated. Jack Wright threw two touchdown passes, Darius Carter added another score on the ground, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, October 23, 2021 1:07 am

Sports

St. Aloysius’ season ends with loss to Tri-County

St. Aloysius needed a win and a lot of help Friday night to sneak into the MAIS Class 5A playoffs. It got neither. Trace Dearman ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, October 23, 2021 1:06 am

Sports

Friday’s MHSAA and MAIS football scoreboard

Friday’s Mississippi scores Aberdeen 51, Hatley 0 Alcorn Central 40, Middleton, Tenn. 12 Baldwyn 42, Belmont 14 Bayou Aca. 45, Magnolia Heights 27 Benton Aca. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, October 23, 2021 12:57 am

Business

USA Pawn Celebrates 30th Anniversary

USA Pawn invites its customers and the community to be a part of its 30th Anniversary celebration, held November 4-6 at each of its six ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 22, 2021 4:22 pm

Sports

JUCO football roundup: Hinds crushes East Central, No. 1 Jones goes down

East Central fumbled and Hinds Community College rumbled its way to an easy homecoming victory Thursday night. Jeffrey Pittman rushed for 142 yards and three ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 22, 2021 3:02 pm

Obits

Emery Lloyd Irwin Jr.

Emery Lloyd Irwin Jr. of Vicksburg, 55, passed unexpectedly on Oct. 20. Jr. graduated from Vicksburg High School in 1986. He was a loving and ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 22, 2021 2:50 pm

Obits

Ben Graham 

Ben Graham passed away Thursday, Oct. 21, at Shady Lawn Health and Rehabilitation Center. He was 80. Arrangements are incomplete with Dillon-Chisley Funeral Home in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 22, 2021 11:49 am

Obits

Mary Jane Romero Pecanty

It is with saddened hearts, we must say goodbye to our beloved, Mary Jane Romero (Nana) Pecanty. She went to be with her Lord and ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 22, 2021 9:33 am

Obits

Johnnie Bernice Coleman-Johnson

Johnnie Bernice Coleman-Johnson passed away on Oct. 19 at the Bluffs Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center. She was 79. Lakeview Memorial Funeral Home has charge of ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 22, 2021 9:24 am

Sports

Who’s Hot

Carver Middle School football head coach Andre Terry, a Vicksburg High graduate, led the Rangers to a 14-0 victory over Bolton-Edwards on Wednesday. The victory ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, October 22, 2021 7:55 am

Obits

Melvin Ray Stewart

Melvin Ray Stewart expired Saturday, Oct. 9 at his home in Vicksburg. Melvin was the son of late Marcus and Hazel Stewart. Stewart was a ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 21, 2021 3:43 pm

Local

ERDC Geotechnical and Structures Laboratory developing new airfield matting system

Since the 1940s, the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) has evaluated expeditionary airfield matting systems that allow military units to quickly build ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 21, 2021 2:39 pm

Obits

Evangelist Corrine Palmer

Funeral services for Evangelist Corrine Palmer are to be held on Saturday, Oct. 23 at 11 a.m. in the Pleasant Valley M.B. Church with the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 21, 2021 10:53 am

Obits

Wilbur Tyler-Clay

Funeral services for Wilbur Tyler-Clay are to be held on Sunday, Oct. 24 at 1 p.m. in the Family Life Church with Rev. Betty Tyler ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 21, 2021 10:51 am

Obits

Charles Britton 

Funeral services for Charles Britton are to be held on Saturday, Oct. 23 in the Shiloh M. B. Church in Rolling Fork, Miss. at 11 ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 21, 2021 10:49 am

Obits

Robert Earl Williams, Sr.

Funeral services for Robert E. Williams, Sr., 65, will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 24 at Christian Light MB Church, Anguilla, Miss. Burial will ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 21, 2021 9:56 am

Obits

Annie Harris

Graveside services for Annie Harris, 78, formerly of Mayersville, Miss. will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 23 at New Bethel Cemetery, Mayersville, Miss. Rev. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, October 21, 2021 9:55 am

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