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Pemberton Mall chosen as drive-thru vaccination site

Vicksburg is set to become a COVID vaccine drive-thru sight, but when that will occur is still unknown. This news was reported Thursday afternoon during ... Read more

3 hours ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Work on power line causes brief outage

Power went out briefly in several areas of Vicksburg Wednesday while a contractor for Entergy was working to upgrade a power line. Entergy Customer Representative ... Read more

7 hours ago by John Surratt.

Belmont Gardens residents to receive COVID vaccine

During the COVID-19 pandemic, seniors have been the most vulnerable. The push to get the vaccine out to them has been a top priority and, ... Read more

8 hours ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Dog thrown off Polk Street bridge awaiting owner

A black pug seen thrown off the Polk St. bridge has been rescued by the Vicksburg Animal Shelter. Animal Shelter Director Kacie Lindsey said a ... Read more

9 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Dozens brave rain, long wait for COVID-19 vaccines

A little rain did not deter those who had lined up outside the doors of the Jackson-Hinds Vicksburg -Warren Family Health Center on Thursday for ... Read more

9 hours ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Tallulah man charged with having a stolen gun

A Tallulah, La., man was being held in the Warren County Jail Thursday in lieu of $25,000 bond after his arrest on a charge of ... Read more

10 hours ago by John Surratt.

Mutual Credit Union Celebrates 90th Anniversary

Mutual Credit Union announced a milestone anniversary in 2021. Established in 1931, 2021 marks 90 years of serving members and communities. Over the last 90 ... Read more

10 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Mayor George Flaggs Jr. announces plans to run for re-election

George Flaggs Jr. will seek a third term as Vicksburg’s mayor. In a statement released Thursday morning, Flaggs said he plans to qualify for the ... Read more

15 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Vickie Bailey seeks South Ward Alderman seat

South Ward Alderman Alex Monsour has a second challenger. Vickie Bailey qualified Friday to run for South Ward Alderman, according to records at the city ... Read more

1 day ago by John Surratt.

Board selects McMillin as Warren County’s interim prosecutor

Stephen McMillin was selected to serve as Warren County’s interim prosecuting attorney by the Warren County Board of Supervisors during its weekly meeting Tuesday. During ... Read more

1 day ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Supervisors delay extending COVID-19 order

More discussion will be needed before the Warren County Board of Supervisors extends the county’s COVID-19 orders. During Tuesday’s board meeting, Warren County Board of ... Read more

2 days ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Joe Biden sworn in as 46th President of the United States

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday, declaring that “democracy has prevailed” and summoning ... Read more

2 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Warren County reaches 100 deaths in COVID-19 pandemic

The January surge of COVID-19 cases in Mississippi carried Warren County to an unfortunate milestone on Wednesday. Two more deaths were reported in Warren County ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Vaccine arrives in Vicksburg, with more on the way

Editors Note: Due to the number of people who wanted to get on the list for the COVID vaccine, the Medical Associates of Vicksburg’s phone ... Read more

2 days ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

City to cover cost of NRoute to take senior citizens, handicapped for vaccinations

Senior citizens and the handicapped in Vicksburg will be able to use NRoute, the city’s public transportation system, at no charge to get vaccinated for ... Read more

2 days ago by John Surratt.

Betty Bullard, lovingly known as ‘The Matriarch of Vicksburg,’ dies at age 93

One of Vicksburg’s most loved and iconic residents, Betty Bullard, died Tuesday at the age of 93. Born in Yazoo City on March 16, 1927, ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Despite evidence, doctors concerned public isn’t taking COVID-19 seriously

With the number of COVID-19 cases in Warren County exceeding 3,500 and the county’s death toll from the disease approaching 100, city and county officials ... Read more

3 days ago by John Surratt.

Yes, yam! Vicksburg residents take advantage of sweet potato giveaway

Dinner tables all across Warren County will be filled with dozens of different takes on sweet potato dishes this week. The United Way of West ... Read more

3 days ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Kade Oldenburg credits the community for his success in insurance

Kade Oldenburg was born and raised in Vicksburg. He received instant support from his hometown when he returned to work as an Alfa Insurance agent. ... Read more

3 days ago by Anna Kate Doiron.

PCA teacher Williams believes lessons should go well beyond the classroom

This article is part of a series by The Vicksburg Post, in partnership with the Vicksburg-Warren County Chamber of Commerce, featuring each of the Educator ... Read more

3 days ago by Anna Kate Doiron.

Construction of new Academy of Innovation nears completion

Motorists who have driven along Mission 66 over the past 17 months have grown quite familiar with the construction project at the corner of Mission ... Read more

3 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Corps publishes Record of Decision on pumps

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has put the final approval on the Yazoo Backwater Pumps Projects, publishing its Record of Decision Friday according to ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

East family runs home for Chill in the Hills

The weather is cold and the hills are tough. But this did not discourage the East family from participating in the Chill in the Hills ... Read more

5 days ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Crime report: Arrest made after traffic stop

A Vicksburg man was arrested Friday night on one count of possession of methamphetamine and one count of possession of a firearm by a convicted ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Armed robbery leaves victim with gunshot wound

At 9:46 p.m. Friday, officers with The Vicksburg Police Department responded to the New Main Apartments, 2727 Alcorn Dr., for a reported shooting. When officers ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Teen sought in shooting incident

Vicksburg police are looking for a teenager wanted in connection with a Thursday incident in which shots were fired at a car in the 2100 ... Read more

6 days ago by John Surratt.

Plans for sales tax referendum put on hold

Mayor George Flaggs Jr. is withdrawing his plans to seek a local and private, or special bill, calling for a public referendum to levy a ... Read more

6 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Suspect in shooting captured on Facebook Live captured

A Claiborne County man is facing felony charges after his capture following a Tuesday shooting that was reportedly broadcast on Facebook Live. According to the ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

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