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Another COVID-19 death reported in Warren County, third in three days

Warren County reported Sunday the tenth death connected to the COVID-19 virus. It is the third consecutive day a virus-related death has been reported in ... Read more

16 hours ago by Tim Reeves.

Vicksburg Convention Center asks for public’s help, feedback

From the Miss Mississippi Competition to the Ritz on the River, the Vicksburg Convention Center plays host to a wide range of well-attended events. The ... Read more

3 days ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Even as active cases remain low in Warren County, deaths mount

While the number of active COVID-19 cases in Warren County has trended lower, the past 11 days have been the deadliest of the pandemic. Friday, ... Read more

3 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Decline in active cases in Warren County continues

The recent trend of declining active COVID-19 cases in Warren County continued Thursday with the latest report released by the Mississippi State Department of Health. ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Reeves’ new order allows Mississippi to fully reopen Monday

Beginning Monday at 8 a.m., Mississippi — all of Mississippi — is open for business. Wednesday, Gov. Tate Reeves announced his Safer At Home order, ... Read more

4 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Positive trend continues for Warren County in regards to COVID-19 virus

The Mississippi State Department of Health Wednesday announced 313 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 18 additional virus-related deaths. But, none of those ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

Judge: Health officials must respond to public records request

JACKSON (AP) — A Mississippi judge ruled Tuesday that the state Health Department must respond to a newspaper’s public records request about long-term care facilities ... Read more

5 days ago by The Associated Press.

COVID-19 model developed by ERDC debuts on CDC website

The U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center’s COVID-19 Modeling and Analysis Team (C-MAT) developed a COVID-19 model that debuted on the Centers for Disease ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Public library to begin curbside pick-up program June 2

As county officials discuss the best way to reopen or increase public access to county-owned facilities after the county’s emergency order expires on June 1, ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Number of active COVID-19 cases falling in Warren County

Even as Warren County announces new cases of the COVID-19 virus, the number of active cases has declined. Tuesday, the Mississippi State Department of Health ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Madison Parish experiencing a spike in confirmed COVID-19 cases

While the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Warren County have crept higher in recent days, reaching a pandemic total of 158 cases as of ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

More cases, another death reported in Warren County

Monday, the Mississippi State Department of Health announced 10 new deaths related to the COVID-19 virus. One of those 10 deaths was from Warren County. ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

Warren County announces additional COVID-19 cases

The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Warren County grew slightly Sunday as the Mississippi State Department of Health announced two additional cases in ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

New COVID-19 cases reported in Warren County

Four new cases of the COVID-19 virus were reported Saturday for Warren County, bringing the pandemic total to 148 cases. The county also reported an ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Future of YMCA and Warner Tully summer camps awaiting state guidance

For years, parents have stood in early morning lines hoping to get their child registered for the YMCA’s Summer Day Camp. But for safety measures, ... Read more

1 week ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Reeves eases restrictions on outdoor recreation facilities, sports complexes

Gov. Tate Reeves announced Friday the state’s ‘Safer At Home’ order is being extended through Monday, June 1, but with some changes that loosen restrictions, ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

School District’s free meal program extended through mid-July

The Vicksburg Warren School District’s Child Nutrition Office announced Friday it will extend the current free meal service to children in Warren County through mid-July. ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Confirmed cases, deaths grow in Warren County

Not only did Warren County report more COVID-19 cases Friday than it had in nearly two weeks, it also reported another virus-related death, bringing the ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

State surpasses 12,000 cases during pandemic, new cases reported in Warren County

Warren County announced two new confirmed cases of COVID-19 Thursday, but the number of those recovering from the virus also appears to be climbing. Using ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Tim Reeves.

County leaders begin discussion on how to reopen county offices, courthouse

During a conference call Thursday, county elected officials and department heads started the discussion on not just when, but how county offices will operate when ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Tim Reeves.

Governor expects to lift restrictions on youth baseball, softball tournaments ‘very, very soon’

As segments of the local and state economy begin to reopen, tourism remains heavily restricted, primarily due to the limitations placed on the size of ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Tim Reeves.

Vicksburg could welcome back riverboat cruises by late June

When the American Queen docks at Vicksburg’s riverfront in late June, it will not only bring with it hundreds of visitors but also the return ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Tim Reeves.

One new COVID-19 case, no new deaths reported in Warren County

Warren County’s COVID-19 case count continued to slow on Thursday, even as the state of Mississippi had another deadly day in the ongoing pandemic. Sixteen ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

County moves ahead with plan to purchase thousands of disposable masks

The Warren County Board of Supervisors approved an order of 10,000 disposable masks that may soon be made available to the public. According to County ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Tim Reeves.

Monsour seeks more information, scrutiny on programs requesting city donations

South Ward Alderman Alex Monsour wants more information about two local programs seeking money from the Board of Mayor and Aldermen. During Monday’s meeting, the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by John Surratt.

Number of confirmed cases, deaths increase in Warren County

After two days without any new cases, Warren County reported two new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday and one additional virus-related death. The death, which is ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Good news in reported COVID-19 cases for Warren County

For the first time since early on in the outbreak of the COVID-19 virus, Warren County has gone back-to-back days without reporting any additional new ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Tim Reeves.

Vicksburg Municipal Court resumes regular schedule Monday

Vicksburg Municipal Court resumes its regular schedule Monday after more than a month. According to information on the Vicksburg Police Department’s Facebook page, the court ... Read more

2 weeks ago by John Surratt.

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