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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.

Bonds set for two sex offenders arrested in Warren County

Bond was set at $10,000 for an 81-year-old man accused of having sex with an underage child. Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace said Justice Court ... Read more

2 days ago by John Surratt.

Warren County Sheriff’s Deputies arrest ‘sexually violent predator’

Warren County Sheriff’s Deputies acting on a tip arrested Salvatore Quaglieri, 56, of Warminster, Penn., a registered sex offender in Pennsylvania, about 4:30 p.m. Thursday ... Read more

3 days ago by John Surratt.

Warren County Sheriff’s Deputies arrest Vicksburg resident for sexual battery of a child

Warren County sheriff’s deputies Thursday arrested two men on charges involving sex offenses in separate and unrelated cases. Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace said Marshall ... Read more

3 days ago by John Surratt.

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.

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.

Warren County Supervisors discuss vaccine requirements for county employees

Warren County employees could be required to wear a face mask or show proof of vaccination for COVID-19, if the Board of Supervisors votes in ... Read more

7 days ago by Anna Guizerix.

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.

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.

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.

Bear hit in Warren County on Tuesday; officials searching

A woman reported to the Warren County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday night that she was driving on Hankinson Road near the Wright Road intersection and struck ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Olivia Mars.

785 vehicles attend Warren County’s Hazardous Waste Collection Day

The Warren County Board of Supervisors hosted its annual Hazardous Waste Collection Day on Saturday for the first time under the direction of Shalanda Harris, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Olivia Mars.

After federal court ruling, Harper reinstated by Warren County Supervisors

On Friday it was announced that Judge Carlton Reeves of the United States District Court, Southern District of Mississippi, ruled Ken Harper should be “reinstated ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Anna Guizerix.

OUTLOOK: Miss Mississippi Organization hosts school supply drive for Warren County Children’s Shelter

The smell of new crayons, the mountains of notebooks stacked in rows and a selection of bookbags with every kind of superhero imaginable lining the shelves signal the start of a ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Arkansas man carries cross for Christ

“And he said to them all, ‘If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow ... Read more

2 weeks ago by John Surratt.

Maggie Bryant leaves legacy of wildlife conservation for generations

In 2001, more than 11,000 acres of property located in the Eagle Lake community, now known as Tara Wildlife, became a conservation easement for perpetuity. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Collaborative Effort: Youth Court Judge says fight against gun crime begins in the home

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

2 weeks ago by Anna Guizerix.

Vicksburg man charged with check forgery

A Vicksburg man was taken into custody by police on Thursday on charges of passing a bad check. Michael Jenkins, 22, of Vicksburg, was arrested ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Shots fired into home in Kings

Vicksburg police are investigating after shots were fired into a home in the Kings community late Thursday night. At 11:21 p.m. Thursday officers responded to ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

Search warrant turns up illegal liquor, drugs, stolen gun at local bar

A search warrant turned up plenty of trouble for the owner of a Vicksburg bar on Thursday. Officers of the Narcotics/NET Team and agents of ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Mission Acceleration: Program helping Vicksburg children to excel in reading searching for college volunteers

When the COVID-19 pandemic began, many students began to fall behind in school as they left the classroom to stay safe by learning at home. ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Olivia Mars.

‘Nothing but God’: Vicksburg community rallies behind family that lost home in Monday storm

When Austin and Heather Griffin and their children went to sleep on Sunday night, they had no inkling that a storm was coming — one ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Olivia Mars.

Warren County E-911 first in Mississippi to use life-saving 911eye technology

A new technology, 911eye, is changing the way those in emergency situations communicate with first responders — and it will soon be in use in ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Anna Guizerix.

Qualifying set for special election for county prosecutor

Qualifying for the Nov. 2 special election for county prosecuting attorney is Aug. 4 through Sept. 3 at the Warren County Circuit Clerk’s office. The ... Read more

3 weeks ago by John Surratt.

Westside Theatre Foundation presents “Little Shop of Horrors” after pandemic hiatus

Something is growing at the Stand Theatre, and it’s not just the excitement over actors returning to the stage.  The West Side Theatre Foundation is set to ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

18-Wheeler overturns on Porters Chapel Road

Shortly after 8 a.m. Saturday, an 18-wheeler overturned on Porters Chapel Road. Vicksburg Police Department Sgt. Torin Nailor said the cause of the accident was ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Reported overturned boat turns out to be log in Yazoo Diversion Canal

Warren County authorities took to the water Friday afternoon after receiving a 911 call from a person standing on Washington Street who reported seeing what ... Read more

3 weeks ago by John Surratt.

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