Local

9/11 Remembered: Warren County veterans reflect on time served in the War on Terror

On Sept. 11, 2001, the United States was attacked by Al-Qaeda forces.  In retaliation, the country along with ...

BREAKING NEWS

Vicksburg man arrested in murder of Karl Michael Singleton

A Vicksburg man wanted for murder turned himself in to the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Friday evening ...

Business

American Queen Steamboat Company named among the World’s Best River Cruise Lines

American Queen Steamboat Company, part of the Hornblower Group, was named ‘Best River Cruise’ in “Travel + Leisure’s” ...

Local

City of Vicksburg, Corps of Engineers amends Hennessey Bayou agreement

Plans to build a proposed port near Entergy’s Baxter Wilson power plant have forced the Vicksburg Board of ...

Local

‘Star-studded night’: Ritz on the River raises more than $6,000 for Rainbow Farms

The 8th-annual Ritz on the River party took place Thursday night at the Vicksburg Convention Center. The event ...

Local

City of Vicksburg approves engineer contract for erosion work at Iowa Boulevard and U.S. 61 South

The Vicksburg Board of Mayor and Aldermen have hired a Jackson engineering firm to prepare the design for ...

Business

Tried and True: Downey’s Barber & Style Shop marks 60 years in business

When Bill Downey opened his barbershop on Clay Street, he gave men haircuts and shaves.  This year will ...

Guest Column

A.L. ‘Buck’ Tanner remembered for his devotion to family, customers

Mary Louise Stevens remembers the day she met A.L. Tanner. At the time, Tanner was manager of Zales ...

Local

20 years later, ERDC engineer reflects on 9/11, Pentagon wreckage

The morning of Sept. 11, 2001, began as most others did for Dr. Paul Mlakar, who was serving ...

Crime

U.S. Marshals seek murder suspect from Vicksburg

The U.S. Marshal’s Service is looking for Clarence Lowe, a murder suspect from Vicksburg who is believed to ...

Local

Vicksburg Art Association launching new season on Sept. 14

The Vicksburg Art Association provides artists and those who appreciate art an avenue to participate locally in a variety ...

Local

Warren County Officials, fire department medics help save man on Mississippi River

The efforts of Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace, Vicksburg Fire Department medics and a Mississippi Department of Wildlife, ...

Business

Construction to Mutual Credit Union’s Clay Street Branch drive-thru to begin Sept. 13 

Construction will begin Monday, Sept. 13, on the parking lot and drive-thru access lanes at the Clay Street ...

Local

Vicksburg Board of Mayor and Aldermen names Halls Ferry connector street for Sid Beauman

Sid Beauman was a champion for recreation and youth in Vicksburg. The Vicksburg Board of Mayor and Aldermen ...

Local

City of Vicksburg passes ordinance to ban drag racing

The Vicksburg Board of Mayor and Aldermen Monday took aim at a traffic-related problem in the city, passing ...

Local

Vicksburg Board reviews $33 million budget; will approve Sept. 15

Vicksburg Mayor George Flaggs Jr. introduced a proposed $33.1 million fiscal 2022 general fund budget featuring raises of ...

Crime

Vicksburg National Military Park employee charged with theft of money

An employee of the Vicksburg National Military Park is out on $10,000 bond accused of stealing more than ...

Local

Vicksburg family picking up pieces after tree topples home during Hurricane Ida

Vicksburg, as a whole, fared well as Hurricane Ida made its way north across Louisiana and Mississippi, but ...

Local

Vicksburg Board of Mayor and Aldermen waives building fees for apartment renovation project

The Vicksburg Board of Mayor and Aldermen has approved a request from a Madison company to waive building ...

Local

City of Vicksburg holds ribbon-cutting for pickleball courts

It’s time to play ball — pickleball, that is. The City of Vicksburg officially opened its state-of-the-art pickleball ...

Faith

Bishop of Jackson Diocese visits Vicksburg Catholic School, talks with seniors

Bishop Joseph Kopacz, bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Jackson, visited Vicksburg Catholic School on Thursday, saying Mass ...

Local

Outlook: Vicksburg locals helping Hurricane Ida storm victims

Vicksburg resident Allen Pugh wanted to help those affected by Hurricane Ida, and when locals found out he ...

Local

Warren County Firefighters leave for South Louisiana to help with Hurricane Ida relief

Five Warren County firefighters left Vicksburg about 9 a.m. on Friday on a mission to relieve firefighters in ...

Local

QuikTrip refiles for zoning variance with the City of Vicksburg

Tulsa, Okla.-based QuikTrip, which proposes to build a convenience store on East Clay Street west of the intersection ...

Local

USACE Vicksburg District signs water system rehabilitation agreement with City of Olive Branch

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Vicksburg District entered into a Project Partnership Agreement (PPA) with the ...

Local

Vicksburg mayor reschedules budget hearing, proposes $25,000 raise

Vicksburg’s fiscal 2022 budget is off the table and up for reconsideration after Mayor George Flaggs Jr. canceled ...

Downtown Vicksburg

Vicksburg’s proposed bike trail nearing design phase

After about a year of discussion and planning, Vicksburg’s proposed bicycle trail is moving toward the design phase, ...

Local

Storm’s winds knock down trees, power in Warren County

A line of thunderstorms with high winds on the leading edge of a weak cold front knocked down ...

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