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1106 Washington St.
Vicksburg, MS 39183
(601) 636-4545

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**Did you or your child make the paper? We offer plaques of articles with our masthead at the top. Please allow 2 weeks for production as this service is outside of our normal business workflow and operation. To order a plaque, please email with either a link to the article(s) or the date the article(s) ran in the newspaper. If you are not sure when the article ran, please let us know who or what business/organization the article was about. We no longer offer press plates of the front page.

**Veterans Day and Memorial Day Sections: We accept submissions of local veterans year-round to be included in our annual Veterans and Memorial Day sections. Please email a photo of your loved one to and include their name, rank, branch of military and years of service. Please note Memorial Day honors military personnel who gave the ultimate sacrifice by dying in service of their country. Veterans Day honors everyone who has served in the military.




Catherine Hadaway : President & Publisher

Catherine Hadaway

President & Publisher

Catherine Hadaway, as The Vicksburg Post’s publisher, oversees the business operations of the newspaper. She is a native of Tuscaloosa, Ala. and is a graduate of Rhodes College in Memphis where she earned bachelor’s degrees in Business and Religion. She is a Director of Boone Newsmedia, Inc., the family company that owns The Post. Catherine is a member of The Rotary Club, Junior Auxiliary, The Heritage Guild, The Sampler Antique Club, the Southern Cultural Heritage Center Board of Directors, the Vicksburg Main Street Program Board of Directors, and The Vicksburg Warren County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors Executive Committee.
Justin Clarkston : Director of Business Development

Justin Clarkston

Director of Business Development
Shandale Goodman : Accounts Manager & Bookkeeping

Shandale Goodman

Accounts Manager & Bookkeeping

Shandale Goodman is The Vicksburg Post's bookkeeper.  She has been a member of the Post staff since 2005.  Born and raised in Vicksburg, Shandale graduated from Vicksburg High School and then from Hinds Community College with an associate's degree in Applied Science with a minor in Accounting.  Shandale and her family attend Travelers Rest Baptist Church.


Tracye Prewitt :

Tracye Prewitt

Tracye is the digital content creator and customer relations representative for The Vicksburg Post. She has been a member of The Post staff since June of 2023. Tracye is originally from Lexington, Miss. and lived in Crestview, Fla. before moving to Vicksburg in 2000. She has been married to her husband, Nathan, since 1985 and they have two sons, Jay and Josh. Tracye graduated from Central Holmes Academy and went on to attend Mississippi State University where she earned a BA in History and Geography in 1986. Before coming to The Post, Tracye worked at Dana Road Elementary for 17 years.  Tracye can be contacted at

Ben Martin : Reporter

Ben Martin


Ben Martin is a reporter at the Vicksburg Post who focuses on crime and general reporting. He is a graduate of Texas State University in San Marcos with a bachelor's degree in Fine Arts. He and his wife have lived in Vicksburg for six years. He has been writing for the Post since March of 2022. Before that time he worked as a carpenter.
Ernest Bowker : Sports editor

Ernest Bowker

Sports editor

Ernest Bowker is The Vicksburg Post’s Sports Editor. He has been a member of The Post's sports staff since 1998, making him one of the longest-tenured sports reporters in the paper's 137-year history. The New Jersey native is a graduate of Louisiana State University. In his career, he has won more than 50 awards from the Mississippi Press Association and Associated Press for his coverage of local Vicksburg sports.
Terri Cowart Frazier : Reporter & Vicksburg Living Editor

Terri Cowart Frazier

Reporter & Vicksburg Living Editor

Terri Fraizer is a part-time reporter at The Vicksburg Post and serves as editor of the Vicksburg Living Magazine, which has recently been awarded First Place by the Mississippi Press Association. She has also been the recipient of a First Place award in the MPA’s Better Newspaper Contest’s editorial division for the “Best Feature Story.” A native of Cleveland, Terri grew up in Vicksburg and graduated from Warren Central High School and then Mississippi State University with a bachelor’s degree in communications with an emphasis in public relations. Prior to coming to work at The Post a little more than 10 years ago, she did some freelancing at the Jackson Free Press. But for most of her life, she has enjoyed being a full-time stay at home mom. Terri is a member of the Crawford Street United Methodist Church. She is a lifetime member of the Vicksburg Junior Auxiliary and is a past member of the Sampler Antique Club and Town and Country Garden Club. She is married to Dr. Walter Frazier.

“From staying informed with local governmental issues to hearing the stories of its people, a hometown newspaper is vital to a community. I have felt privileged to be part of a dedicated team at The Post throughout my tenure and hope that through continued local support, I will be able to grow and hone in on my skills as I share Vicksburg’s stories. When asked what I like most about my job, my answer is always ‘the people.’”
John Surratt : Contributor

John Surratt


John Surratt is a graduate of Louisiana State University with a degree in general studies. He has worked as an editor, reporter and photographer for newspapers in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. He joined The Vicksburg Post staff in 2011 and covered city government during his tenure. John retired in December of 2023 but continues working with The Post as a contributor. He and his wife attend St. Paul Catholic Church and he is a member of the Port City Kiwanis Club.


Raegan Pope : Print & Digital Marketing Specialist

Raegan Pope

Print & Digital Marketing Specialist

Raegan Pope is a marketing specialist for The Vicksburg Post. Having joined in November 2020, she works with Vicksburg businesses to develop multimedia advertisement campaigns. In addition to her work at The Post, she is also a member of The Vicksburg Kiwanis Club and serves as the Vice President of the Vicksburg Association of Marketing Professionals.
Mallory Pratt Hoffman : Print & Digital Marketing Specialist

Mallory Pratt Hoffman

Print & Digital Marketing Specialist