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Pratt wins VWSD Board Trustee runoff election

The Warren County Election Commission has released the results of the runoff election for the Vicksburg Warren School ...

BREAKING NEWS

Another Tornado Warning issued for Northwestern Warren County, Madison Parish

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a tornado warning for Madison Parish, Northwestern Warren County and ...

Local

Yazoo Canal shipwreck provides window to the past, insight into district archeology endeavors

In mid-October, a local fisherman on the Yazoo Canal north of Vicksburg stumbled upon a piece of history ...

Local

Tornado Warning issued for Madison Parish, south Warren County

Madison Parish and the southern half of Warren County are under a Tornado Warning until 5:45 p.m., according ...

Local

Vicksburg avoids early afternoon storms, severe weather still possible Tuesday night

As the Vicksburg area made it through the first part of a predicted severe weather day largely unscathed, ...

Business

V105.5 Christmas Caroling Contest goes virtual this year

While the V105.5 Christmas Caroling Contest will not be held live this year, the show will go on. ...

Business

Viking seeks permit for dock at Vicksburg Riverfront

Viking USA LLC is seeking a permit from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to build a dock ...

Local

WEATHER ON THE WAY: Severe storms to hit Warren County between 2 to 4 p.m.

The Warren County area is gearing up for an afternoon of severe weather on Tuesday, with storms expected ...

Local

Battlefield grant to preserve part of Chickasaw Bayou Battlefield

A portion of the Chickasaw Bayou Battlefield in Warren County will be preserved with the help of a ...

Local

Gov. Reeves appoints Donna Ingram to Warren County Port Commission

Governor Tate Reeves recently appointed Donna Ingram of Vicksburg as the Governor’s appointee to the Warren County Port ...

Crime

Stabbing at Motel 6 investigated as homicide

An incident at the Motel 6 in Vicksburg has left one person dead and a suspect in custody. ...

News

Old Post Files Nov. 26, 1922-2022

Old Post Files is a regular feature within the pages of The Vicksburg Post’s print edition and digital e-edition. This feature looks ...

News

Old Post Files Nov. 25, 1922-2022

Old Post Files is a regular feature within the pages of The Vicksburg Post’s print edition and digital e-edition. This feature looks ...

Local

VWSD, Porter’s Chapel cancel school Tuesday due to weather; Vicksburg Catholic School has early dismissal

With anticipated severe storms on the way, the Vicksburg Warren School District and Porter’s Chapel Academy announced Monday ...

Local

Fire destroys home on Carver Drive in Warren County

A fire destroyed a mobile home in the 100 block of Carver Drive in Warren County on Sunday ...

Business

Vicksburg Warren Partnership announces fifth Entrepreneur Boot Camp graduating class

Participants in the fifth class of the Vicksburg Entrepreneur Boot Camp graduated from the program on the night ...

Local

VOICES OF THE FLOODS EPISODE 10: Mississippi Levee Board Member Hank Burdine

The latest episode of Voices of the Floods, a podcast by The Vicksburg Post, features Mississippi Levee Board ...

Local

Missing child alert: Jamaron Williams

Editor’s Note: The Vicksburg Police Department announced on Monday around 1 p.m. that Jamaron Williams was located and ...

Local

VOLUNTEER OF THE WEEK: Ashley Gatian does some paw-some work in the community

This week’s Vicksburg Post Volunteer of the Week volunteers with River City Kitty TNR (Trap, Neuter, Release) and ...

Faith

Hawkins United Methodist Church preschoolers give ‘blessings’ for the needy

The preschoolers at Hawkins United Methodist Church began their Thanksgiving holiday helping others. On Nov. 21, the students ...

Downtown Vicksburg

OUTLOOK: Christmas benefit events for the young and fluffy — and everyone in between

In all the merriment of the holiday season, it is easy for one to forget or overlook the ...

Local

GIVE THEM A HOME: Local animal shelters show off long-term residents

The city of Vicksburg Animal Shelter and Vicksburg-Warren Humane Society are home to dozens of cats, dogs and ...

Arts & Entertainment

LET’S GET CRAFTY: Southern Cultural Heritage Center hosting holiday craft events

The Southern Cultural Heritage Center, located at 1302 Adams St., announced this week a slate of festive event ...

Crime

Vicksburg Police Department to move from 12-hour to 9-hour shifts

Due to a shortage of available law enforcement workers, the Vicksburg Police Department will have officers working nine-hour ...

Crime

18-wheeler wreck causes shutdown on I-20 West

Two wrecks occurred involving an 18-wheeler shut down part of I-20 West on Friday afternoon. The 18-wheeler reportedly ...

Local

Zak Tillotson chosen as guest chef for the Mockingbird Music Series

Vicksburg native Zak Tillotson has been chosen to serve as the guest chef for the Mockingbird Music Series, ...

Local

Avis Phillips named executive director of the CAP Center

Vicksburg resident Avis Phillips has been named executive director of the Exchange Club of Vicksburg Child and Parent ...

Local

Engagement announcement: Copelin and Moody to wed Dec. 17

Dirk and Melissa Copelin announce the engagement of their daughter, Carley Copelin to Braden Moody, son of Ken ...

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