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ERDC Under the Lights holiday light display returning for a fifth year in Vicksburg

 Plans are underway for the fifth annual ERDC Under the Lights drive-thru holiday celebration at the U.S. Army ...

Local

City of Vicksburg ordinance protects meter readers, postal workers from dogs

Dog owners who allow their animals to harass or prevent meter readers or postal workers from doing their ...

COVID-19

Mississippi reports first case of COVID-19 Omicron Variant

The Omicron variant of COVID-19 has officially arrived in Mississippi, according to the state health department. Originating in ...

Local

Volunteers of the Week: Sisters Spreading Joy During the Holiday Season

VOLUNTEER OF THE WEEK Sisters Spreading Joy During the Holiday Season By Vera Ann Fedell | The Vicksburg ...

Local

OUTLOOK: Vicksburg Cotillion Club presents 39 future leaders

The Vicksburg Cotillion Club will hold its annual Christmas Ball on Dec. 11 at the Southern Cultural Heritage ...

Faith

First Baptist Church Vicksburg serves as collection site for Operation Christmas Child

The large boxes that lined the walls of the Family Life Center at First Baptist Church Vicksburg are ...

Local

Vicksburg’s Jammin’ For The Kids receive a $3,500 donation from Spirit Riders

The Spirit Riders are a group of Christian motorcyclists who have a mission. Their goal is to help ...

Local

City of Vicksburg officials give thoughts from Paducah trip

The Vicksburg officials who visited Paducah, Ky., gleaned some good ideas from a tour of the city and ...

Local

P-EBT cards issued to students in Vicksburg Warren School District

More than just supply chain issues may be responsible for empty grocery store shelves in Vicksburg. Students from ...

Local

Holly Days are here again: Southern Cultural Heritage Foundation presents arts and crafts show

The Southern Cultural Heritage Foundation presents the 13th annual Holly Days Arts and Crafts Show this weekend. This ...

Local

ERDC employee recognized for 50 years of service

Employee retention is a challenge facing businesses and government agencies across the country. Millennials and Generation Z are ...

News

Mississippi NAACP releases proposed redistricting map

NATCHEZ — The Mississippi NAACP, in hopes of avoiding any potential litigation, unveiled its proposed map for redistricting ...

Local

Stanton awarded Bronze Order of the de Fleury Medal

Terry Stanton began his career at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) more than 29 ...

Business

Warren County Land Records November 22 to November 29

Records were recorded from the Warren County Courthouse from the period November 22 to November 29. Warranty Deeds ...

Local

Vicksburg Chamber Choir presents Christmas concert Tuesday

The Vicksburg Chamber Choir will give its first performance in more than a year Tuesday with a Christmas ...

Local

Vicksburg Police Chief Penny Jones voted 2021 Woman of the Year

On July 2, Penny Jones made history becoming the first woman to be sworn in as Vicksburg police ...

Local

Julian Tolliver voted 2021 Man of the Year

Whether it’s serving as a paramedic with the Vicksburg Fire Department or training clients, Julian Tolliver is making ...

Local

Warren County Supervisors discuss first round of ARPA recipients

The Warren County Board of Supervisors has opened consideration for the more than 75 American Rescue Plan Act ...

Local

The Vicksburg Post launches Letters to Santa Campaign

Next week, Warren County children in kindergarten through third grade will have the opportunity to write an official ...

Local

Kansas City Southern Announces Holiday Express Challenge Grant to Benefit The Salvation Army in Vicksburg, 21 Communities 

Kansas City Southern announced in September that it would celebrate the 21st anniversary of its KCS Holiday Express ...

Local

ERDC, The University of Southern Mississippi work to re-establish Gulf reefs

The U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC), The University of Southern Mississippi (USM), the University of ...

Crime

Warren County man sentenced to life in grandmother’s death

A Warren County man was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday night after a jury convicted him of ...

Downtown Vicksburg

Christmas parade to roll Saturday in Downtown Vicksburg

After a one-year absence, Downtown Vicksburg’s Christmas Parade of Lights will be back on the streets and glowing ...

Local

Silver Alert issued for Vicksburg man

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued a Silver Alert for 79-year-old Lawrence McGowan of Vicksburg. He is ...

Local

Fire destroys home on Red Hawk Road in Warren County

A Monday afternoon fire destroyed a mobile home on Red Hawk Road, Warren County Fire Coordinator Jerry Briggs ...

Local

August revenue, hotel occupancy rates indicate tourism improving in Vicksburg

Warren County tourism officials are beginning to see some recovery in the area’s tourism industry. “There’s definitely a ...

Downtown Vicksburg

Vicksburg’s Old Depot Museum gets ARPA funds for streetcar, fire wagon display

Two relics of Vicksburg’s past will find a permanent home at the Old Depot Museum on Levee Street. ...

Local

Thomas announces retirement as city of Vicksburg attorney

Vicksburg City Attorney Nancy Thomas is retiring from the city on Dec. 17. Thomas announced her retirement Monday ...

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