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 ...

Columnists

FRAZIER: COVID vaccine talks parallel measles outbreak of 2015

I interviewed Dr. Gordon Sluis, a pediatrician that worked at the Street Clinic, in 2015.  There had been ...

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 ...

Crime

Stepmother gets new trial after conviction in toddler death

PORT GIBSON — A Mississippi woman convicted of killing her 14-month-old stepdaughter has been granted a new trial ...

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

Warren County Supervisors approve budget; County employees to get hourly pay increase

Warren County is in good financial standing, as the Board of Supervisors approved the fiscal year 2022 budget ...

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 ...

Crime

Warren County Sheriff’s Office releases name of shooting victim

The Warren County 18-year-old who was shot on Saturday has been identified as Augustus Judge, Jr. Just after ...

COVID-19

Warren County Board of Supervisors extends mask mandate

The Warren County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to extend the county’s mask mandate through Oct. 4 at ...

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 ...

Local

Warren County tortoise home after ‘Terri-fying’ escape

When a tortoise owned by Dixie and Warren Ellis went missing on Friday in the Porter’s Chapel area, ...

Crime

18-year-old shot in chest in Warren County

A Warren County 18-year-old was shot on Saturday, according to a report from the Warren County Sheriff’s Office. ...

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 ...

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