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How They Did: Vicksburg’s college and NFL players

A recap of performances by Vicksburg’s college football and NFL players from games played over the weekend:

• Ole Miss offensive lineman Ben Brown (St. Aloysius) started his 31st consecutive game and helped the Rebels amass a school-record 708 yards of total offense in a 59-42 win over South Carolina.

• Ole Miss kicker Casey Griffith (St. Aloysius) converted one PAT attempt and kicked off once in the win over South Carolina.

• Southern Miss wide receiver Demarcus Jones (Warren Central) caught one pass for eight yards in a 10-7 loss to Western Kentucky.

• Tulane linebacker Nick Anderson (Vicksburg High) had six solo tackles in a 38-12 victory against Army.

• Indianapolis Colts wide receiver DeMichael Harris (St. Aloysius) caught one pass for 21 yards in a 34-17 victory against the Tennessee Titans.

• Tennessee Titans cornerback Malcolm Butler (Vicksburg High) had six total tackles and one pass defense in the Thursday night loss to the Colts.

Crime

Crime reports: Vicksburg man faces yet another DUI charge

Faith

Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary organizes toy drive to support Angel Tree

COVID-19

COVID-19 reset: District makes good use of time during Thanksgiving holiday break

Louisiana

As virus cases spike, Louisiana governor adds restrictions

News

Commencement ceremonies at Alcorn State honor the school’s 2020 graduates

Downtown Vicksburg

Vicksburg Main Street plans other events to fill void left by Christmas parade

COVID-19

Mississippi health official ‘exhausted’ by virus response

COVID-19

Expanded mask mandate for Thanksgiving coming, curfew shelved for now

Local

Troopers to begin Thanksgiving holiday patrols Wednesday

News

U.S. agency ascertains Biden as winner, lets transition begin

Crime

Vicksburg woman faces felony charges after driving over girlfriend

Local

Volunteers rally to help Good Shepherd ready Thanksgiving boxes

COVID-19

Annual Christmas Ball canceled due to COVID-19 concerns

COVID-19

Weekly COVID-19 reporting among local schools shows active situation

Business

Ceres Boulevard expansion ‘going well and on schedule’

Local

Vicksburg woman takes to social media in hopes of finding ‘my pink pig’

Local

Analysis: Politics infuse Reeves’ budget plan

Lifestyles

Debra Franco Preparatory School of Dance prepares for ‘The Nutcracker’

Business

Extension: Christmas tree demand is pandemic-proof

COVID-19

Additional restrictions being considered as COVID-19 cases increase

Local

Fraternity donates funds to help family’s medical needs

Crime

Vandals damage green, fairway at Clear Creek Golf Course

COVID-19

Local COVID-19 numbers appear to be surging

Downtown Vicksburg

Tully Toys have continued to be a cherished treasure for many children