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Four arrested by Warren County Sheriff’s Office after truck stolen from gas station

A truck stolen from a Warren County convenience store resulted in four arrests by the Warren County Sheriff’s ...

Local

Warren County man airlifted after falling from tree stand

A Warren County man was setting up his hunting stands when he fell from a tree on Friday ...

Local

Vicksburg Board approves temporary revamp of Human Resources Department

The city of Vicksburg’s human resources department will be revamped for the next 10 months and answer to ...

Local

City of Vicksburg begins process to borrow $11 million for capital improvements

The Board of Mayor and Aldermen approved two resolutions Friday starting the process to issue up to $11 ...

Local

Aubrey Woods still missing from Vicksburg

The Vicksburg Police Department is still looking for Aubrey Woods, who was first reported missing on Sept. 16. ...

Local

Vicksburg student chosen to attend Mississippi School of the Arts

 Madison Waters of Vicksburg has the opportunity to complete their junior and senior years of high school at ...

COVID-19

Warren County Supervisors donate up to $25,000 for gift cards for Youth Vaccination Day

Vicksburg Warren School District has partnered with the Warren County Board of Supervisors, Warren County Emergency Management and ...

Business

Home2Suites by Hilton opens in Vicksburg

Home2Suites by Hilton, the mid-tier, all-suite hotel brand opened Wednesday in Vicksburg. The 87-suite hotel is located at ...

Local

Vicksburg National Military Park going to cashless entry fee system

The Vicksburg National Military Park is going digital. Beginning Oct. 3, the park will sell digital entrance passes ...

Local

Help From Above: Vicksburg airport serves as Hurricane Ida relief collection point

For a brief period after Hurricane Ida, the Vicksburg Municipal Airport was a collection point for supplies to ...

Local

Fire at Batesville Casket Co. in Vicksburg caused by malfunctioning equipment

A malfunctioning piece of equipment was the cause of a fire that forced the evacuation of workers from ...

Crime

Monday fire believed to cover break-in attempt, Vicksburg fire chief says

A Monday afternoon fire that severely damaged a home on Roseland Drive in Vicksburg was reportedly set to ...

Crime

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 ...

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