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Local

Vicksburg District presents district colors for the first time

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District unveiled its inaugural, district flag on March 29 during the annual Women’s History Month program and town ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 3:50 pm

Crime

Woman reportedly assaulted by ex-boyfriend who is wanted by police

A Vicksburg woman was reportedly the victim of a violent breaking and entering at the hands of her ex-boyfriend. According to a release from the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 3:23 pm

Crime

Dog found dead inside floating wire cage

The body of a dog found floating inside a wire cage has led to the opening of an investigation by the Vicksburg Police Department. Monday ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 3:16 pm

Obits

Zabrina Brown

MAYERSVILLE — Services for Zabrina Brown, 42, are pending at Walker Funeral Home of Rolling Fork. Brown died on April 13, 2021, at Sharkey-Issaquena Community ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 2:36 pm

Obits

Joseph Floyd Lewis Jr.

A graveside service for Joseph Floyd Lewis Jr. has been scheduled for Sunday, April 18, 2021, at Mount Pisgah Hickory Tree Baptist Church Cemetery at ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 2:35 pm

Sports

Baseball roundup: Warren Central, Tallulah pick up region wins; St. Al takes a hit

With losses in five of its first six region games, qualifying for the MHSAA Class 6A baseball playoffs was not a foregone conclusion for Warren ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 10:55 am

Local

Vicksburg native selected as Who’s Who at Ole Miss

OXFORD — The University of Mississippi selected 200 students to be honored among the 2020-21 class of Who’s Who at the University of Mississippi. The ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 9:42 am

Sports

Softball roundup: Seniors send WC past Pearl; Vicksburg crushes Ridgeland

Warren Central scored multiple runs in every inning except the fourth, and needed every bit of its highest-scoring performance of the season to hold off ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 9:03 am

Obits

Mary Elizabeth ‘Beth’ Britt

Mary Elizabeth “Beth” Britt lost her four-year battle with ovarian cancer on Thursday, March 25, 2021, at the age of 71 in her home surrounded ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 8:58 am

Sports

Who’s Hot

Millsaps College soccer player and former St. Aloysius star Mary Ranager scored a goal in a 2-1 double-overtime win over Oglethorpe on Sunday in the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 7:55 am

Local

City’s animal shelter closes temporarily for ‘parvo quarantine’

The City of Vicksburg’s animal shelter will not accept any animals nor allow any adoptions due to a need to quarantine the animals. Shelter personnel ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 11:35 pm

News

Traffic alert: Car has reportedly flipped several times on I-20

Emergency units have been dispatched to the scene of a single-vehicle accident on Interstate 20 westbound just past the weigh station. According to emergency traffic, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 11:17 pm

COVID-19

One-third of Warren County residents have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine

Warren County reached a milestone Tuesday as the state reported one-third of the county’s residents have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 4:39 pm

Obits

Janice Diane Ferrell

Janice Diane Ferrell passed away on April 11, 2021, at her home. She was 72. Janice never met a stranger and made friends everywhere she ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 3:14 pm

Obits

Michael Deweese Williams

A graveside service for Michael Deweese Williams will be held Saturday, April 17, 2021, at 10 a.m. at New Hope Cemetery in Bovina. Visitation will ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 3:11 pm

Obits

Joseph Floyd Lewis Jr.

Joseph Floyd Lewis Jr. transitioned Sunday, April 11, 2021, in Tallulah, La. at the age of 59. He was a resident of Vicksburg. Services are ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 2:58 pm

Obits

Sandra Hall

A celebration of life for Sandra Hall will be Saturday, April 17, 2021, at the Vicksburg City Auditorium at 2 p.m. Sandra will lie in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 2:56 pm

Obits

Albert L. Hoxie Jr.

Albert L. Hoxie Jr. passed away on Monday, April 12, 2021. He was 90.  Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until noon on Friday, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 2:51 pm

Obits

Adrin Vanshell Burks

A celebration of life for Minister Adrian Vanshell Burks will be Saturday, April 17, 2021, at the City Pavilion at 11 a.m. Visitation will be ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 2:49 pm

Obits

Minister Jesse Robert Warfield Sr.

Minister Jesse Robert Warfield Sr. passed away on April 10, 2021, at Merit Health Central in Jackson. He was 85. Funeral services will be held Thursday, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 2:47 pm

Obits

Willie Lee Dotson Sr.

Mr. Willie Lee Dotson Sr. passed away on April 10, 2021, at Merit Health Central in Jackson. He was 72. A graveside service will be held ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 2:45 pm

Sports

Softball roundup: Vicksburg clobbers Canton, while Warren Central falls to Germantown

Monday night was clobberin’ time for the Vicksburg Missy Gators. Vicksburg banged out nine hits — including five for extra bases — and 16 different ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 2:27 pm

Obits

Roosevelt Hunt

Roosevelt Hunt transitioned at his residence in Utica at the age of 62. Services are being provided by C J Williams Mortuary Services. Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 2:23 pm

Obits

Kenneth R. Martin Sr.

Kenneth R. Martin Sr., of Vicksburg, departed this life on Wednesday, April 7, 2021, at the age of 91. The son of Gilbert Thomas Martin ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 1:21 pm

Obits

Kenneth Raymond Butler

Kenneth Raymond Butler died Monday, April 12, 2021, at Merit Health River Region. He was 60. Arrangements are incomplete with Dillon-Chisley Funeral Home in charge. Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 1:10 pm

Sports

Longtime Hinds baseball coach Temple hired by Clinton High School

After 16 successful seasons as Hinds Community College’s baseball head coach, Sam Temple is changing the scenery. Temple has been hired as the next baseball ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 10:52 am

Sports

Flashes sweep doubleheader from Park Place

St. Aloysius started a very busy week — and its final push toward the MAIS Class 4A baseball playoffs — exactly the way it wanted ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 10:10 am

Local

Force multiplier: ERDC commissions semi-autonomous research vessel

Making its way through the murky waters and swift current of the Mississippi River at the Vicksburg riverfront, the Research Vessel Martin looks like any ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 8:10 am

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