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On The Shelf: New Adult Nonfiction for curious minds

This column was submitted by Evangeline Cessna, Local History Librarian at the Warren County-Vicksburg Public Library. This week ...

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Smart Movie Review: ‘King Richard’ showcases the man behind tennis legends

Now playing at the B&B Theater at the Vicksburg Mall and on HBOMax, “King Richard” showcases how Richard ...

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FRAZIER: Less can be more in Christmas decor

Coco Channel once said less can be more. Naturally, the French designer was talking about fashion, but I ...

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Looking Back: A storied past for 1106 Washington Street

By Nancy Bell | Vicksburg Foundation for Historic Preservation. Constructed as early as 1869, this two-story commercial building ...

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SURRATT: Time will tell if LSU fans appreciate what they have received

While I tend to restrict writing about sports to a few columns a year, with all the furor ...

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Wicker to Supreme Court: Time to End Roe v. Wade

By U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker | Guest Columnist On Dec. 1, the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments ...

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GUIZERIX: More than a walk around the block

I took a walk around the neighborhood with my family on Monday evening. It might seem like a ...

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ON THE SHELF: Ring in the season with a festive read

This column was submitted by Evangeline Cessna, Local History Librarian at the Warren County-Vicksburg Public Library. It’s that ...

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OUR OPINION: Shopping Small will help us all

This weekend, we will celebrate “Small Business Saturday,” the oft-overlooked little brother of Black Friday. Shoppers won’t be ...

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FRAZIER: Hope brings better days amid times of grief

One of the hardest things a parent can experience is their child’s heartache. On, Thursday while at my ...

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SURRATT: Amid all the feasting and football, things to be thankful for

By the time you read this, Thanksgiving will be over. Depending on when you get your paper, you ...

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GUEST COLUMN: Thanksgiving wishes from U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith

Thanksgiving is a time to surround ourselves with family and friends to thank God for His bountiful blessings. ...

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GUIZERIX: Thankful for Dressing, not Stuffing, and those who taught me the difference

As we get older, holidays tend to lose the “magic” about which we often reminisce. Our loved ones ...

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Smart Movie Review: Netflix’s ‘Passing’ a thoughtful adaptation of 1929 novel

By Ian Omar Smart | Guest Columnist Now playing on Netflix, Rebecca Hall, in her directorial debut, thoughtfully ...

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FRAZIER: I’ve started stripping, and I want to stop

I swore I would never strip again. But somehow, I let myself fall into the trap of taking ...

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GUEST COLUMN: Breathe Easy for the Great American Smokeout

Submitted by Merit Health River Region The average adult takes 15 to 20 breaths a minute — more ...

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OUR OPINION: Yazoo Pumps Project needs more than empty promises

The federal government continued its pattern of failing the people of the South Mississippi Delta on Wednesday. It ...

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Looking Back: Biedenharn Candy Company holds sweet history

By Nancy Bell |Vicksburg Foundation for Historic Preservation The building at 1107 Washington St. that now houses the ...

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GUIZERIX: Supporting small business through the Sunday Scaries

Things weren’t going my way this past Sunday. My toddler enjoyed a rare morning sleeping in, so we ...

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Smart Movie Review: Marvel’s ‘Eternals’ brings god-like characters to a human level

By Ian Omar Smart | Guest Columnist “Eternals” was released on Oct. 18 and is now playing at the ...

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FRAZIER: Vicksburg has potential to shine bright like a diamond

Growing up in Vicksburg, I have seen the community evolve. I remember a thriving downtown as well as ...

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SURRATT: Honoring veterans is more than a one-day experience

Thursday was Veterans Day. Since I’m writing this on Wednesday, I won’t be able to describe the city’s ...

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Looking Back: A quaint cottage at the end of Crawford Street

By Nancy Bell, Vicksburg Foundation for Historic Preservation The three-bay galleried cottage at 1110 Crawford St. was most ...

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GUIZERIX: Washington Street Park events show the space’s value

Over the weekend, Washington Street Park played host to more than 100 vintage motorcycles and even more enthusiasts. ...

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GUEST COLUMN: Auto-Deer Collisions becoming more common in our area

By Robyn Lea, State Farm Agent | Guest Columnist   As dusk falls and visibility becomes more difficult, ...

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Library Column: New Historical Fiction

This column was submitted by Evangeline Cessna, Local History Librarian at the Warren County-Vicksburg Public Library. This week’s ...

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FRAZIER: When questions arise, talk with your pediatrician

With four children, I can’t tell you how many trips I made to the doctor’s office, especially with ...

Letters - Featured

Letter to the Editor: Thank you to Denise Garner

Every day we read in the paper about people in important positions who are being thanked for something, ...

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