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Outlook: Lifetime movie filmed in Vicksburg highlights town, its people

Vicksburg has served as a backdrop for several movies, most notably “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” which starred George Clooney.    This week, another movie ... Read more

1 day ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Windows from historic Vicksburg Jewish temple up for auction

Two artifacts from Vicksburg’s faith history hang in the window of Katzenmeyer’s Antique Store on Washington Street. The two 151-year-old stained glass windows, reminders of ... Read more

1 day ago by John Surratt.

Vicksburg’s Natalie Harris to study abroad in Korea with funds from Warren County’s FunD Fest

Growing up, Natalie Harris of Vicksburg fell in love with the Korean culture, language, music and films as she was surrounded by friends who introduced ... Read more

2 days ago by Olivia Mars.

Vicksburg under excessive heat warning through the weekend

The National Weather Service of the United States is predicting temperatures to reach a high of 100 degrees Friday in Vicksburg triggering an excessive heat ... Read more

3 days ago by Olivia Mars.

Vicksburg advocates respond to Mississippi’s bid to overturn Roe v. Wade in Supreme Court

The state of Mississippi has made a move to overturn Roe v. Wade through its case Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, which challenges the ... Read more

3 days ago by Olivia Mars.

Designer Patrick Kelly, born and raised in Vicksburg, to have exhibition at Catfish Row Museum

Vicksburg’s Catfish Row Museum will be opening an exhibit on August 24 featuring the work of a Vicksburg born and raised fashion designer. Patrick Kelly ... Read more

4 days ago by Olivia Mars.

Nominate a Vicksburg restaurant for the Best Egg Dish Contest

Do you have a favorite egg dish in Vicksburg that you think deserves recognition? The Mississippi Egg Marketing Board and the Mississippi Hospitality & Restaurant ... Read more

4 days ago by Olivia Mars.

Vicksburg Municipal Court holds second amnesty period

Vicksburg and Warren County residents who owe back fines to the city of Vicksburg have a second chance to pay them and avoid spending a ... Read more

4 days ago by John Surratt.

COVID-19 hospitalizations up in Warren County, hospital not at capacity

Warren County’s coronavirus case numbers have increased in the last month, but so far, the intensive care unit at Merit Health River Region is not ... Read more

4 days ago by Anna Guizerix.

City of Vicksburg to get Natural Resources Conservation Services grant for erosion work

The Vicksburg Board of Mayor and Aldermen is expected to receive a Natural Resources Conservation Services grant exceeding $550,000 to repair four severely eroded areas ... Read more

5 days ago by John Surratt.

Gun stolen from unlocked vehicle in Vicksburg Sunday morning

Officers with the Vicksburg Police Department responded to a call on the 200 block of Meadowvale Drive on Sunday morning to take a report of ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

Vicksburg man arrested for drug possession on Tuesday morning

A 44-year-old Vicksburg man was found to be in possession of methamphetamine and cocaine Tuesday morning during a stop by the Vicksburg Police Department on ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

Vicksburg man reported for disturbance found in possession of narcotics, firearm

Vicksburg police received complaints of a rolling disturbance on Interstate 20 on Sunday night, and as a result, stopped convicted felon Anthony Coleman’s vehicle. Coleman, ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

Convicted felon from Vicksburg arrested for possession of a stolen firearm

A 39-year-old Vicksburg man was arrested by Vicksburg police in the early hours of Sunday morning for being in possession of a stolen firearm and ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

Rolling on the River: Canoers make a stop in Vicksburg on their journey down the Mississippi River

Early Tuesday afternoon, Hank Kohler of Ames, Iowa exited his canoe in Vicksburg as a stop on his nearly 70-day journey down the Mississippi River ... Read more

6 days ago by Olivia Mars.

City of Vicksburg seeks grant for project to build entrepreneurship

Vicksburg and Warren County economic development officials are hoping to land a $1.1 million grant that will be used to help area residents start high-tech ... Read more

6 days ago by John Surratt.

Stars of the Small Screen: Lifetime movie filming in Vicksburg

A Lifetime movie, titled “My Stolen Life,” is filming beginning this week in Vicksburg. The film centers around twin sisters who have endured a traumatic ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Mississippi Department of Public Safety requests a new building for the Vicksburg Driver’s License Office

Representatives from the Mississippi Department of Public Safety appeared before the Warren County Board of Supervisors in Monday’s working meeting to ask for the relocation ... Read more

7 days ago by Olivia Mars.

Wicker promotes Yazoo Backwater Pumps project at hearing

The devastating flooding in the South Delta region of Mississippi is a serious but often overlooked case of environmental injustice, U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., ... Read more

7 days ago by John Surratt.

Journey for Hope team stays in Vicksburg as a stop on cross-country journey

On Friday, 20 Pi Kappa Phi fraternity brothers rode their bikes into Vicksburg to stay the night as part of their 59-day journey across the ... Read more

7 days ago by Olivia Mars.

Vicksburg teens lead vacation Bible school at St. Aloysius

Tuesday morning, children gathered at the St. Aloysius gym to have fun and learn about God and their faith. The weeklong vacation Bible school was ... Read more

1 week ago by John Surratt.

Outlook: Catfish Row exhibit tells Vicksburg’s merchant history

Telling Vicksburg’s story is the aim of the Catfish Row Museum and since opening this year, visitors from across the globe have had the opportunity ... Read more

1 week ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Vicksburg AT&T store subject to attempted robbery

According to the Vicksburg Police Department, thieves attempted to rob the local AT&T store shortly before 9 a.m. Saturday. Two males wearing face coverings forced ... Read more

1 week ago by Olivia Mars.

The Prosecution Speaks: District Attorney Ricky Smith Jr. on youth gun crime

This is the third story in a series from The Vicksburg Post investigating youth gun crimes in Vicksburg and Warren County. To read the second ... Read more

1 week ago by Anna Guizerix.

Edney: 96% of physicians vaccinated for COVID and Mississippians should be, too

It has only been a few months since the state saw the deadliest month for COVID-19, when more than 1,000 Mississippians died due to the ... Read more

1 week ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Vicksburg activist and leader Ezell McDonald’s legacy lives on

Local activist and community leader Ezell McDonald died Wednesday, but her legacy lives on in the hearts of those she impacted in her community of ... Read more

1 week ago by Olivia Mars.

Phase two planning for Vicksburg animal shelter approved after dog attacked woman

The Vicksburg Board of Mayor and Aldermen approved a motion to move to phase two planning of the new animal shelter, conceptional design, at the ... Read more

1 week ago by Olivia Mars.

Warren County schools planning to follow state guidelines regarding Delta variant

The clock is ticking — the start of a new school year is fast approaching, and schools in Warren County are preparing for the return of staff ... Read more

1 week ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

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