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Vicksburg woman charged in Friday homicide going to grand jury

The Friday night shooting death of a Vicksburg man will be presented to the Warren County grand jury, ...

Local

Claiborne County inmate found in cell died of natural causes, sheriff’s department says

An inmate who was found dead in his cell at the Claiborne County Jail earlier this month died ...

Local

Number of Warren County residents owing 2018 property taxes drops by approximately 300

During Monday’s meeting of the Warren County Board of Supervisors, Chancery Clerk Donna Hardy announced that the majority ...

Crime

Pemberton Street stabbing suspect identified, still at large

Following a stabbing incident on Saturday in Vicksburg, the suspect has been identified but is still at large. ...

Local

Hands-on approach leads to increased enrollment at Vicksburg Catholic School Early Learning Center

Sisters of Mercy Early Learning Center Director Katie Emfinger knows every child by name.  She’s there before the ...

Downtown Vicksburg

City of Vicksburg sets closing date for sale of Mulberry Street land, Washington Street Park to condo developer

Vicksburg city officials and representatives for a Ridgeland company planning to build two condominium projects in the downtown ...

Local

City of Vicksburg raises pay for seven workers

Seven city employees will find their paychecks a bit larger after the Vicksburg Board of Mayor and Aldermen ...

Local

Monday afternoon fire severely damages Vicksburg home

An afternoon fire Monday seriously damaged a home on Roseland Drive, making it unlivable, Vicksburg Fire Chief Craig ...

Local

Smith resigns as HR director for city of Vicksburg; board to eliminate post

Fermika Smith is resigning her position with the city of Vicksburg as interim human resources director to go ...

COVID-19

Warren County residents meet at Merit Health to pray for COVID patients, medical workers

The 8 a.m. sky was gray and the sound of thunder rolled in the sky Saturday as a ...

Local

Mississippi Department of Public Safety launches anti-human trafficking website

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation Human Trafficking/Special Victims Unit, a division of the Mississippi Department of Public Safety, ...

Faith

Vicksburg Catholic School reaching out to Raceland, La., school to rebuild playground destroyed by Hurricane Ida

A Raceland, La., Catholic School will be the beneficiary of fundraising efforts by Vicksburg Catholic School. The school, ...

Crime

Suspect at-large in stabbing on Pemberton Street

A stabbing occurred on Saturday afternoon on Pemberton Street.   A female victim was taken to Merit Health River ...

BREAKING NEWS

Vicksburg man found dead, girlfriend in custody

A 33-year-old man was found dead on Friday, after Vicksburg Police officers were dispatched to the 100 block of Sprout ...

Local

PHOTO GALLERY: Vicksburg High School Homecoming Court 2021

Vicksburg High School will host Jim Hill at its homecoming game on Sept. 24 at Jim Sturgis Field ...

Downtown Vicksburg

The Strand Theatre screening Manhattan Short Film Festival in Downtown Vicksburg

Anticipating who will take home an Academy Award can leave movie-goers in suspense — one never knows who ...

Local

Vicksburg National Military Park sets Public Lands day for Oct. 2

The Vicksburg National Military Park will host its annual National Public Lands Day (NPLD) service event on Oct. ...

Business

More than 1,800 attend Vicksburg Area Job Fair

The drive-thru, walk-up Vicksburg Area Job Fair held on Tuesday was a success according to organizers — and ...

COVID-19

Information on COVID-19 Booster Shots from Vicksburg physician Dan Edney

As more information about COVID-19 booster shots becomes available, Dr. Dan Edney, a local physician and chief medical officer ...

Crime

Vicksburg teenager indicted in death of 11-year-old cousin

A Vicksburg teenager accused of the June 8 shooting death of his 11-year-old cousin has been indicted by ...

Local

USACE Vicksburg District Mat Sinking Unit forges ahead with revetment mission

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Vicksburg District Mat Sinking Unit (MSU) forged ahead with revetment operations ...

Local

Vicksburg Police Department issues missing person report

A Vicksburg man is missing, according to an alert posted by the Vicksburg Police Department. Aubrey Woods, address ...

COVID-19

Youth Vaccination Day planned by Vicksburg Warren School District, Warren County organizations

In most cases, COVID-19 is not as harmful to young people as it is for adults. Where it ...

Crime

Warren County Grand Jury August 2021: Woman indicted for murder in man’s death

A Vicksburg woman accused of shooting a man in a car has been indicted by a Warren County ...

Business

Vicksburg’s Drive-Thru, Walk-Up Job Fair a ‘huge success’

On Tuesday, hundreds of cars lined up at the former Vicksburg Outlets for a drive-thru, walk-up job fair ...

Local

Vicksburg man killed in Wednesday morning wreck

A Vicksburg man was killed Wednesday morning in a three-car accident at the intersection of U.S. 61 South ...

Local

Budget approved by Vicksburg board; Mayfield recuses self from vote

Beginning with the first pay period in October, Vicksburg city employees will be making more money. The Board ...

Crime

Warren County Grand Jury August Session: Man indicted for murder in sister’s death

A Warren County man accused in the shooting death of his sister has been indicted by the Warren ...

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