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Officials release name of second driver killed Friday along I-20

DELTA, La. — Officials Monday released the name of the second person killed in a horrific wreck along eastbound Interstate 20 in Delta Friday. Eastbound ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Two fatalities reported in Friday’s massive accident along I-20 in Delta

DELTA, La. — Interstate 20 eastbound in Delta, La. was shut down for nearly eight hours Friday evening as law enforcement and emergency medical personnel ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Warbirds, Wings & Wheels set for Saturday

The Southern Heritage Air Foundation’s “Warbirds, Wings & Wheels” show is going on Saturday as planned at the Vicksburg-Tallulah Regional Airport in Mound, La., foundation ... Read more

2 weeks ago by John Surratt.

Wreck on I-20 in Delta claims the life of Texas man

MADISON PARISH, La. — Traffic along eastbound Interstate 20, just inside Louisiana, was slowed as emergency officials responded to a fatal accident Monday evening. Shortly ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Watch: Laura blasts Gulf Coast with wind, rain and wall of seawater

LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Hurricane Laura pounded the Gulf Coast with ferocious wind and torrential rain Thursday and unleashed a wall of seawater that ... Read more

2 months ago by The Associated Press.

Laura strengthens into ‘extremely dangerous’ Category 4 

DELCAMBRE, La. (AP) — Laura strengthened Wednesday into a menacing Category 4 hurricane, raising fears of a 20-foot storm surge that forecasters said would be ... Read more

2 months ago by The Associated Press.

Man charged with murder of Tallulah woman, admits to earlier arson

TALLULAH — Louisiana State Police Detectives, with the assistance of the Madison Parish Sheriff’s Office, arrested 42-year-old Curtis Carroll of Tallulah on Wednesday and charged ... Read more

2 months ago by Tim Reeves.

Hundreds of visitors help Southern Heritage Air Museum reopen in style

MOUND, La. — Ethan Channell and Sherry Welch, along with her son Talon, took their weekend to a much higher level. The three were among ... Read more

4 months ago by John Surratt.

Suspect who escaped from correctional center in Tallulah captured

TALLULAH, La. — The search for a suspect who escaped Tuesday night from the Bayou Correctional Center in Tallulah ended peacefully late Wednesday night. According ... Read more

5 months ago by Tim Reeves.

‘Dangerous’ individual scales correctional facility wall, escapes

TALLULAH, La. — A man who authorities consider dangerous escaped from the Bayou Correctional Center in Tallulah late Tuesday night. As of Wednesday afternoon, he ... Read more

5 months ago by Tim Reeves.

Inmate reportedly escapes from detention center in Tallulah

TALLULAH — The city of Tallulah issued a statement just after 9 a.m. advising residents in Madison Parish to be cautious following reports of an ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Reports.

Madison Parish experiencing a spike in confirmed COVID-19 cases

While the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Warren County have crept higher in recent days, reaching a pandemic total of 158 cases as of ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Reports.

Southern Heritage Air Foundation Museum to host celebration welcoming back the public

For history and aviation enthusiasts, the Southern Heritage Air Foundation Museum released some tremendously good news Thursday. In a post on social media, the museum ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Reports.

AmeriCorps personnel in Vicksburg help with transfer of critical protection equipment

The Corporation for National and Community Service and its AmeriCorps NCCC program, in coordination with FEMA, donated more than 14,000 N95 masks to the Louisiana ... Read more

6 months ago by Staff Reports.

Vicksburg, Tallulah airports receive federal aid grants

The city’s airport in Vicksburg and the Vicksburg-Tallulah Airport in Mound, La., were among the airports across the country receiving aid from the U.S. Department ... Read more

7 months ago by Tim Reeves.

La. governor issues statewide ‘stay at home’ order starting 5 p.m. Monday

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Gov. John Bel Edwards ordered all 4.6 million people in Louisiana to voluntarily stay at home starting at 5 p.m. ... Read more

7 months ago by Catherine Hadaway.

Louisiana governor closes schools over coronavirus

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana’s governor on Friday closed K-12 public schools across the state for roughly a month and banned gatherings of more ... Read more

8 months ago by The Associated Press.

Spitfire replica to make a home at Southern Heritage Air Museum

MOUND, La. — The Southern Heritage Air Museum will soon be getting a new addition with a unique history. The plane is a Sport Spitfire, ... Read more

9 months ago by John Surratt.

Madison Parish mourns the loss of long-time sheriff

TALLULAH, La. — What was supposed to be months of transition to a new sheriff in Madison Parish was abruptly changed Friday by the sudden ... Read more

9 months ago by Tim Reeves.

Annual Pajamas, Pancakes and Planes event sells out in just hours

If you don’t have a ticket to the Southern Heritage Air Foundation’s annual Pajamas, Pancakes and Planes on Saturday, Dec. 7, sorry, it sold out. ... Read more

11 months ago by Tim Reeves.

Extensive work on I-20 bridge set to begin in January

Workers for Missouri-based contractor OCCI Inc. will soon begin work on a $27.7 million upgrade for the Interstate 20 Mississippi River bridge, according to information ... Read more

11 months ago by John Surratt.

Tallulah among those cities called ‘fiscally distressed municipalities’

BATON ROUGE (AP) — Louisiana’s legislative auditor says 18 cities, towns and villages may be close to reaching bankruptcy or might have the inability to ... Read more

12 months ago by The Associated Press.

Warbirds take to the skies over Vicksburg, Tallulah for training

The skies above Vicksburg and neighboring Madison Parish have been a buzz in recent days as more than a dozen Warbirds have converged on the ... Read more

1 year ago by Tim Reeves.

Woman charged with felony embezzlement

A Tallulah, La. woman is charged with felony embezzlement in the theft of more than $56,000. Haley O’Briant, 128 Hunter Drive, Tallulah, is accused of ... Read more

1 year ago by Staff Reports.

Hundreds crowd Old Mississippi River Bridge for Supper on the ‘Sip

Although the temperature was toasty Thursday, it did not in any way hinder the second annual Supper on the ‘Sip. The event, which is the ... Read more

1 year ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

SHAF unveils new addition to its collection

The Southern Heritage Air Foundation and Museum at Mound, La., has a new exhibit that stirs up the history of World War II’s Eastern Front. ... Read more

1 year ago by John Surratt.

Teen killed in Tallulah ATV wreck

A 15-year-old Vicksburg boy was killed in an ATV wreck early Saturday morning in Tallulah, La., according to information from the Madison Parish Sheriff’s Office, ... Read more

1 year ago by John Surratt.

Hunter wants others to learn from Eagle Lake hunting accident

A week later, Micah Heckford is still trying to wrap his mind around the events that transpired Dec. 28, while on an annual duck hunt ... Read more

2 years ago by Rob Sigler.

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