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Vicksburg Attorneys Memorialized By The Mississippi Bar

The Mississippi Bar held the 93rd Annual Memorial Service before the Mississippi Supreme Court in the Chambers of ...

Local

Mississippi Levee Board allowed to intervene in Yazoo Backwater pumps suit

The Mississippi Levee Board has been granted intervenor status in a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency seeking ...

Crime

Warren County Sheriff’s Deputies, Vicksburg Police assist in capture of car thief

An attempt by a man driving a stolen car to elude Clinton police officers ended when he crashed ...

Local

ERDC’s Geotechnical and Structures Laboratory tests two new rapidly deployable protection systems

Last month, researchers from the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center’s (ERDC) Geotechnical and Structures Laboratory unveiled ...

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ERDC researcher selected for American Chemical Society award

Dr. Travis Thornell, a research physical scientist with the U.S. Army Engineering Research and Development Center’s (ERDC) Geotechnical ...

Local

Warbirds, Wings & Wheels: Southern Heritage Air Foundation sponsoring event at Vicksburg-Tallulah Regional Airport

Veterans, wheels and warbirds will be the focus of a week-long program at the Vicksburg-Tallulah Regional Airport in ...

Business

Tyson Foods to invest $61 Million and create almost 50 jobs in Vicksburg

The Vicksburg Warren Economic Development Partnership announced today that Tyson Foods is investing $61 million in its Vicksburg ...

Faith

Linda Sweezer Ministries, Vicksburg’s House of Peace Worship Church sending Ida relief goods

Linda Sweezer Ministries is partnering with House of Peace Worship Church International to deliver food and other supplies ...

Downtown Vicksburg

‘Mother Art’: Attic Gallery artists thank Lesley Silver for 50 years in Vicksburg

Vicksburg’s Attic Gallery celebrates 50 years of business this weekend, none of which would have been possible without ...

Local

Vicksburg’s Pablo Diaz named president of Mississippi Economic Development Council

The Mississippi Economic Development Council (MEDC) announced today the list of new officers and board of directors for ...

Local

United Way of West Central Mississippi to Deliver Truckload of Goods to Ida Affected Areas

Hurricane Ida made landfall on Aug. 29, impacting countless communities throughout Louisiana.  United Way of West Central Mississippi ...

Crime

Vicksburg Man Sentenced to Four Years in Prison for Bank Robbery

A Vicksburg man was sentenced to 48 months in federal prison for bank robbery, announced Acting U.S. Attorney ...

BREAKING NEWS

Vicksburg Mayor’s chief of staff resigns, accepts position with Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves

Sam Andrews announced on Sunday that he is resigning from his position with the City of Vicksburg Mayor’s ...

Local

Vicksburg National Military Park going to cashless entry fee system

The Vicksburg National Military Park is going digital. Beginning Oct. 3, the park will sell digital entrance passes ...

Local

Help From Above: Vicksburg airport serves as Hurricane Ida relief collection point

For a brief period after Hurricane Ida, the Vicksburg Municipal Airport was a collection point for supplies to ...

Faith

Vicksburg Catholic School reaching out to Raceland, La., school to rebuild playground destroyed by Hurricane Ida

A Raceland, La., Catholic School will be the beneficiary of fundraising efforts by Vicksburg Catholic School. The school, ...

News

Monster 800-pound gator gives hunter the story of a lifetime

Ty Powell has a problem. The Columbia resident wanted an alligator head from his first hunt as a ...

Local

Mississippi State Welcome Center closed for maintenance

The Mississippi State Welcome Center on Washington Street near the Interstate 20 Mississippi River Bridge is closed this ...

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 ...

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

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

Celebrity horses from ‘Yellowstone’ series evacuated to Warren County ahead of Hurricane Ida

Warren County played host to some celebrity evacuees from Hurricane Ida — of the four-legged variety. A team ...

Local

Vicksburg residents collect donations for those affected by Hurricane Ida

Loaded with essential supplies donated by members of the Vicksburg community, Allen Pugh set out on Tuesday to ...

Local

Vicksburg, Warren County firefighters prepare for possible service in Louisiana

Vicksburg and Warren County firefighters could possibly be heading to South Louisiana to assist firefighters there as their ...

Downtown Vicksburg

American Cruise Line’s newest riverboat docks in Vicksburg through Hurricane Ida

American Cruise Line’s American Melody was scheduled to dock in Vicksburg on Monday and was able to dock ...

Local

Warren County “very fortunate” as Ida leaves the area

While Hurricane Ida devastated coastal Louisiana and even temporarily reversed the course of the Mississippi River, Warren County ...

Local

Warren County residents can expect wind, rain as Ida passes

Warren County residents can expect winds of 30 to 40 mph with some higher gusts during the day ...

Local

Vicksburg, Warren County passes quiet night with Ida

Vicksburg and Warren County made it through the first waves of Hurricane Ida with little damage on Sunday ...

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