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PHOTO GALLERY: Congratulations to PCA’s Class of 2020

Porter’s Chapel Academy’s Class of 2020 would not be deferred. After weeks of delays due to the spread of the COVID-19 virus, friends and family ... Read more

23 hours ago by Courtland Wells.

Warren County woman seriously injured in Friday afternoon wreck on Oak Ridge

A Warren County woman was transported directly to the University of Mississippi Medical Center Friday afternoon following a wreck on Oak Ridge Road near the ... Read more

23 hours ago by Tim Reeves.

Hundreds gather in Vicksburg to push for change, honor George Floyd

George Floyd was murdered at the hands of those who are sworn to serve and protect. He was killed at the hands of police in ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.

The benefits of taking the trail less traveled

In 2017, the city of Vicksburg opened a walking trail at Halls Ferry Park. There was a ribbon-cutting ceremony that attracted a crowd. There was ... Read more

1 day ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Steward pleads guilty in wife’s death; sentenced to life in prision

A Vicksburg man accused of murdering his wife in 2018 has pleaded guilty in Circuit Court to first-degree murder. Ninth Circuit District Attorney Ricky Smith ... Read more

1 day ago by John Surratt.

Warren County should expect heavy rain, wind from Cristobal

Area residents can expect heavy rain and gusty winds to start the week as the remnants of Tropical Storm Cristobal will hit Warren County sometime ... Read more

1 day ago by John Surratt.

Vicksburg man killed in early morning wreck in Eagle Lake

A Vicksburg man died in a single-vehicle wreck early Friday morning in the Eagle Lake community. According to a report from the Mississippi Highway Patrol, ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.

Former Vicksburg Fire Department Assistant Chief Flaggs dies

On a day last June, Darrell Flaggs, an assistant fire chief with the Vicksburg Fire Department, finished his shift at the department’s Central Fire Station ... Read more

1 day ago by Tim Reeves.

Overheated brakes lead to traffic issue along I-20 westbound

Traffic along Interstate 20 westbound near the 8-mile marker was slowed Thursday afternoon when the brakes of a tanker truck reportedly began to smoke. Units ... Read more

2 days ago by John Surratt.

Mosley named Warren Central’s Class of 2020 valedictorian

Warren Central High School senior Nathan Mosley had a plan. His plan was to graduate top in his class, and with hard work and dedication, ... Read more

2 days ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

COVID-19 forces cancellation of WinShape Camp at Crossway

Camp WinShape, a faith-based summer program sponsored by Chick-fil-A and held at Crossway Church for the last six years, has been canceled this year out ... Read more

2 days ago by John Surratt.

VIDEO: Hyde-Smith urges pump advocates to keep making their voices heard

WASHINGTON — U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) Thursday urged state residents to not miss the June 15 deadline to submit public comments on a new ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Suspect who escaped from correctional center in Tallulah captured

TALLULAH, La. — The search for a suspect who escaped Tuesday night from the Bayou Correctional Center in Tallulah ended peacefully late Wednesday night. According ... Read more

2 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Vicksburg Fire Department’s Jenkins promoted to lieutenant

Vicksburg Fire Department firefighter/EMT Maurice Jenkins was promoted Wednesday to lieutenant during a ceremony at the department’s Central Fire Station. Jenkins, who had served as ... Read more

3 days ago by Courtland Wells.

Reeves releases Safe Return guidelines for DMV reopenings

JACKSON — Gov. Tate Reeves announced Wednesday guidelines for permanent driver’s license stations across the state to reopen on Monday. Working with the Mississippi Department ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

‘Dangerous’ individual scales correctional facility wall, escapes

TALLULAH, La. — A man who authorities consider dangerous escaped from the Bayou Correctional Center in Tallulah late Tuesday night. As of Wednesday afternoon, he ... Read more

3 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Vicksburg Police to make reusable masks available beginning Thursday

The Vicksburg Police Department announced Wednesday that beginning Thursday morning it will make available reusable KN95 masks to the public. Residents of Vicksburg who need ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Mantz set to retire from The Post to spend more time with family

Sheila Mantz is a familiar face in the community. As a marketing sales consultant for The Vicksburg Post, she has made phone calls, knocked on ... Read more

3 days ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Inmate reportedly escapes from detention center in Tallulah

TALLULAH — The city of Tallulah issued a statement just after 9 a.m. advising residents in Madison Parish to be cautious following reports of an ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Silver lining: Some school construction projects get ahead with students away

When Vicksburg Warren School District officials closed the schools in mid-March out of concern for the COVID-19 virus, the contractors working on the district’s $131.5 ... Read more

4 days ago by John Surratt.

City prepares for another round of street paving

A total of 11 streets in Vicksburg’s North and South wards are expected to be resurfaced under another round of paving approved by the Board ... Read more

4 days ago by John Surratt.

Fire consumes car, mobile home on Oak Ridge Road

A noontime fire heavily damaged a car and a nearby mobile home at the intersection of Oak Ridge and Tucker roads Tuesday. Sheriff Martin Pace ... Read more

4 days ago by John Surratt.

PCA gets set to celebrate Class of 2020

They had to wait a few extra weeks and go through a few final, unusual months of their senior year, but the members of Porter’s ... Read more

4 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Gilmer makes a return to Warren County Port Commission

A familiar and experienced face is returning to the Warren County Port Commission. Monday, the Board of Mayor and Aldermen named Margaret Gilmer as one ... Read more

4 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Three Vicksburg firefighters complete State Fire Academy course

Firefighters Elwin Johnson, Jonah Masterson and John McRight of the Vicksburg Fire Department graduated Tuesday from the National Fire Protection Association 1001 Firefighter I-II course ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Corps announces closure of Steele Bayou gates

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District Monday announced it had closed the gates of the Steele Bayou Control Structure. The District cited rising ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

March planned to protest death of George Floyd

A large turnout is expected Friday for a march to protest the death of George Floyd. The protest starts at 3 p.m. at the Vicksburg ... Read more

5 days ago by John Surratt.

Iconic Old Court House Museum to reopen Tuesday

In a bit of good news and a sign that things are returning to some level of normalcy, officials the Vicksburg and Warren County Historical ... Read more

5 days ago by Tim Reeves.

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