Staff Reports, Author at The Vicksburg Post

Obits

David Lee Jones

Mr. David Lee Jones passed away on August 16, 2022, in Aurora, Illinois at the age of 71.   Lakeview Memorial Funeral Home has charge ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, August 19, 2022 10:20 am

Sports

Who’s Hot

Porter’s Chapel Academy running back Ty Mack scored two touchdowns in a preseason jamboree against Tensas Academy and Briarfield Academy on Aug. 12. PCA tied ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, August 19, 2022 8:00 am

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Donald Baker

Mr. Donald Baker passed away on Aug. 15. Funeral arrangements are pending. Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, August 18, 2022 3:38 pm

Obits

Estella Smith Willis

Mrs. Estella Smith Willis passed away on Aug. 11. A funeral service will be held on Aug. 20 at 2 p.m. at Gailee MB Church ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, August 18, 2022 3:38 pm

Obits

Verdisel Stamps

Mr. Verdisel Stamps passed away on Aug. 14. A funeral service will be on Aug. 20 at 11 a.m. at Morning Star MB Church in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, August 18, 2022 3:37 pm

Crime

Vicksburg Police Reports: Multiple vehicles burglarized from Monday to Wednesday

The Vicksburg Police department received several reports of vehicle-related thefts between Monday and Wednesday. Catalytic converter stolen from Jeep on Mattingly Street Officers responded to ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, August 18, 2022 3:32 pm

Business

Warren County Land Records August 8 to August 15

Records were recorded from the Warren County Courthouse from the period August 8 to August 15. Warranty Deeds *Donald W. Rowland Sr., Stephanie Renee Rowland, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, August 18, 2022 11:19 am

Obits

Patricia Reid

Patricia Reid was born February 4, 1954, in Vicksburg, MS, where she lived most of her life. She died peacefully in her sleep on August ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, August 18, 2022 10:31 am

Obits

Ricky Louis Eastman

Ricky Louis Eastman passed away on August 15, 2022, at Merit Health River Region at the age of 61. Lakeview Memorial Funeral Home has charge ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, August 18, 2022 9:59 am

Sports

Alcorn State soccer to open season Thursday in Vicksburg

For the second year in a row, Alcorn State’s women’s soccer season will begin in Vicksburg. The Braves will open their 2022 season Thursday at ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, August 17, 2022 1:40 pm

Obits

Clinton Nathaniel Lewis

Clinton Nathaniel Lewis, a former Vicksburg resident, passed away on August 12, 2022, in Las Vegas, NV. He was 67. Arrangements are incomplete under the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, August 17, 2022 1:32 pm

Local

ERDC sets the foundation with STEM summer camps and student tours

The U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) held a multitude of camps and tours this summer for students through the Army Educational Outreach ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, August 17, 2022 12:55 pm

Obits

Lucius Bryan Dabney, Jr.

Lucius Bryan Dabney, Jr. departed this earth for his heavenly home on August 11, 2022. Lucius was born on November 23, 1925, in Vicksburg, MS, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, August 17, 2022 12:27 pm

Obits

Altonia C. Bland

Funeral services for Altonia C. Bland are to be held on Saturday, August 20 at noon in the Kings Empowerment Center with the Bishop Steve ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, August 17, 2022 11:13 am

Sports

Warren Central volleyball picks up first win of season

Warren Central’s volleyball team broke into the win column Tuesday, notching its first victory of the season by beating Pisgah 3-0 (25-18, 25-12, 25-22). Ellie ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, August 17, 2022 10:41 am

Sports

Who’s Hot

Warren Central softball player Kayleigh Karel was named the MVP of the Pearl River Community College softball camp last weekend. Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, August 17, 2022 7:55 am

Crime

Vicksburg Police Reports: Two arrests made, school bus accident and thefts reported

One arrested for stolen firearm Jermaine McRunnels, 39 of Vicksburg, was arrested Monday on a warrant for possession of a stolen firearm. McRunnels appeared in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, August 16, 2022 3:58 pm

Crime

Vicksburg man killed when struck by vehicle being chased by police

A Vicksburg man was killed when his motorcycle was struck by a vehicle that was being chased by Pearl and Flowood Police units. Steven Pearson, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, August 16, 2022 3:32 pm

Obits

Joyce Houston Smith

A memorial service for Joyce Houston Smith will take place on Aug. 20 at Glenwood Funeral Home in Vicksburg. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, August 16, 2022 2:41 pm

Local

William Watts among Mississippi’s Entergy Community Power Scholarship Recipients

William Watts of Vicksburg is among five Mississippi high-school graduates who have received $5,000 scholarships from the Entergy Community Power Scholarship program. Established for children ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, August 16, 2022 1:06 pm

News

ERDC employee Lavell Brown Jr. inspires team members

On Aug. 7, Lavell Brown Jr., an employee of the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC), was commissioned as a second lieutenant in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, August 16, 2022 12:44 pm

Obits

Velma Skinner Davis

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday, August 19, at Bright Morning Star M.B. Church. Interment will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery under the direction ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, August 16, 2022 9:11 am

Sports

Bengals put Vicksburg native Ben Brown on injured reserve

Ben Brown’s rookie season with the Cincinnati Bengals has come to an end after one preseason game. The Bengals placed the offensive lineman on the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, August 15, 2022 8:36 pm

News

9-year-old missing from Jasper County

UPDATE AS OF 8/19/22: Josh Smith and Kristina Smith have been located and are safe.   This article was updated on Aug. 16 to include ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, August 15, 2022 7:49 pm

Obits

Juanita Lanier

Juanita Lanier died Saturday, August 13, 2022. She was 90. A native of Elkmont, AL, she was the daughter of the late John Franklin and ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, August 15, 2022 4:06 pm

Obits

June Rooks

June Rooks a Vicksburg native passed away on Thursday, August 11 in Ridgecrest, CA following a brief illness. She was 72. Funeral arrangements are incomplete ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, August 15, 2022 2:18 pm

Obits

James Daniel Hobson Jr.

James Daniel Hobson Jr. passed away peacefully early Monday morning at River Region Hospital in Vicksburg, Mississippi. Jim was born on July 25, 1947, in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, August 15, 2022 2:17 pm

Local

Little Miss Vicksburg Madison Grace Sullivan competes for state title

Little Miss Vicksburg Madison Grace Sullivan will be a contestant in the state-wide Little Miss and Mr. Magnolia State Pageant finals in Vicksburg on Sept. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, August 15, 2022 12:30 pm

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