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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 service event on Oct. 2 ...

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 ...

Downtown Vicksburg

Vicksburg Convention Center Executive Director Resigns

Steve Peters, president of VenuWorks, announced today that Annette Kirklin has resigned from her role as Executive Director ...

Downtown Vicksburg

Vicksburg, Warren County first responders honor firefighters lost in 9/11 with parade

Vicksburg and Warren County’s first responders and equipment took over Washington Street on Saturday for a commemorative walk ...

Local

Warren County Supervisors continue American Rescue Plan Act discussions

The Warren County Board of Supervisors received $8.8 million from ARPA (American Rescue Plan Act) and during its ...

News

Monster 800-pound gator gives hunter the story of a lifetime

Ty Powell has a problem. The Columbia resident wanted an alligator head from his first hunt as a ...

Crime

No bond for Vicksburg man accused of murder in 2020 homicide

A Vicksburg man accused of murder in the October 2020 shooting of 20-year-old Karl Michael Singleton has been ...

Local

Vicksburg police to begin mobile substations in neighborhoods

Beginning Tuesday, the Vicksburg Police Department’s mobile command post will begin visiting neighborhoods to get the officers and ...

Local

Mississippi State Welcome Center closed for maintenance

The Mississippi State Welcome Center on Washington Street near the Interstate 20 Mississippi River Bridge is closed this ...

Faith

Yom Kippur gives Vicksburg’s Jewish population a chance to renew their faith

It is considered the holiest day in the Jewish religion — Yom Kippur — Day of Atonement. Yom ...

Local

Georgia man injured in Friday wreck on MS 3

A Georgia man was seriously injured in a one-car wreck Friday night at the intersection of MS 3 ...

Local

PHOTO GALLERY: Porter’s Chapel Homecoming Court 2021

Porter’s Chapel Academy will hold its homecoming festivities on Oct. 8. Congratulations to this year’s homecoming court.

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