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Warren County man arrested for making terroristic threats against supervisor

A Warren County man has been arrested and charged with making terroristic threats over the internet involving comments he made that appeared to threaten the ... Read more

5 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Supervisor takes Facebook comments as threats on her life

Last week, Warren County District 3 Supervisor Shawn Jackson took the lead in calling for a special meeting for supervisors to vote to remove the ... Read more

5 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Vicksburg man uninjured as home collapses

A combination of recent rains and loess soil might have been the dangerous combination that led to a Vicksburg home collapsing Saturday afternoon. The Vicksburg ... Read more

6 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Watch: Glenwood Circle holds annual Fourth of July bike parade

More than 40 children took part Saturday in the annual Glenwood Circle neighborhood’s Fourth of July bike parade. Children on bikes and scooters pulled behind ... Read more

6 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Watch: Arredondo commemorates special days with music

The smooth notes of the National Anthem emerged from the trumpet, circled the rotunda of the Illinois Monument and flowed out across the Vicksburg National ... Read more

6 days ago by John Surratt.

Flaggs wants compliance officer to make sure COVID-19 guidelines are followed

During a recent press conference, Mayor George Flaggs Jr. said he was concerned about the rising number of new COVID-19 cases in Warren County. He ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Lloyd remembered as a friend, ‘super individual’

When Cherry Dabney-Robbins remembers Jeffery Lloyd, she remembers her friendship with a man who was a great friend and her first date. Lloyd, who had ... Read more

1 week ago by John Surratt.

Tallulah woman pleads guilty to embezzling from Vicksburg law firm

A Tallulah, La., woman has pleaded guilty to embezzlement in the theft of money from a Vicksburg law firm. Ninth Circuit District Attorney Ricky Smith ... Read more

1 week ago by John Surratt.

Vicksburg family finds honeybee colony living within their home

It was supposed to be just a little air conditioning addition, but when electrical work began on Abe and Laura Kidder’s Chambers Street home, a ... Read more

1 week ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Alcorn, Mississippi National Guard partner to create Braves Free Tuition Program

LORMAN — Alcorn State University and the Mississippi National Guard are partnering on an initiative that would provide free tuition to eligible members of the ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Brown named chair of Mississippi State Personnel Board

Vicksburg’s Donald Brown has been elected to serve as chairman of the Mississippi State Personnel Board for fiscal year 2021, which began Wednesday. Brown, who ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Suspects damage Clear Creek golf carts, drive three into pond

BOVINA — The Warren County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident that took place early Wednesday at Clear Creek Golf Course in Bovina in which ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Mississippi’s now-former state flag retired to Museum of Mississippi History

JACKSON (AP) — State officials held a ceremony Wednesday to retire the former state flag and send it to a history museum, a day after ... Read more

1 week ago by The Associated Press.

One killed in wreck on Washington Street

First responders are on the scene of an accident at the intersection of Washington Street and Grove Street. A vehicle crashed near the building where ... Read more

1 week ago by John Surratt.

Downtown Vicksburg’s Old Depot Museum reopens

Vicksburg’s tourism industry got a boost Wednesday with the reopening of the popular Old Depot Museum on Levee Street. The museum announced it will be ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Watch: Gov. Tate Reeves addresses the media Wednesday afternoon

LIVE: Governor Tate Reeves The plan, for weeks, had been to fully reopen by July 1. That’s not happening. Our re-opening is paused, and we’re ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Body of second missing boater found; victims identified

Search teams on Wednesday found the body of a second boater missing for more than a day on Eagle Lake. Warren County coroner Doug Huskey ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Search of Eagle Lake for second missing boater continues

The search for the body of a woman believed lost on Eagle Lake has entered its second day. Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace said boat ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Search and rescue effort on Eagle Lake turns into recovery after one body found

What was an active search and rescue on Eagle Lake for much of Tuesday has now turned into a recovery effort. Warren County Sheriff Martin ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Reeves signs legislation retiring state’s flag to history

JACKSON — With a stroke of the governor’s pen, Mississippi is retiring the last state flag in the U.S. with the Confederate battle emblem — ... Read more

1 week ago by The Associated Press.

Reeves: We can move on, and with God’s help, we will

Below is the transcript from Gov. Tate Reeves’ speech Tuesday evening moments before he signed legislation retiring the state’s flag: Tonight, I am signing a ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Watch: Reeves set to sign legislation removing state’s flag

LIVE: Governor Tate Reeves Tonight, I am signing the bill to retire the 1894 Mississippi flag and begin the process of selecting a new one—emblazoned ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Varner named Rotarian of the Year

Vicksburg resident and attorney Mack Varner was named the Harry Gillespie Rotarian of the Year for 2019-2020 during the Vicksburg Rotary Club’s meeting Thursday at ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Looking Back: The history of the ‘elegant’ C.O. Willis home

C.O. Willis Home: This elaborate home was designed by William Stanton for Mary Ellen and Charles Willis and their five children and was built at ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Structural assessments on the city’s downtown parking garages expected soon

Specialists for Stantec are in the process of preparing reports on the condition of Vicksburg’s two parking garages on Mulberry Street, said Brian Robbins with ... Read more

1 week ago by John Surratt.

Drawdown of water levels in Eagle Lake to be accelerated

JACKSON — The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Vicksburg District have agreed to increase the ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Reeves to sign legislation retiring state’s flag

JACKSON (AP) — Gov. Tate Reeves will sign a bill Tuesday evening to retire the last state flag in the U.S. that includes the Confederate ... Read more

1 week ago by The Associated Press.

Six indicted in 2019 running gun battle on Drummond Street

Six people have been indicted by the Warren County grand jury on multiple charges involving a May 19, 2019, running gun battle down Drummond Street. ... Read more

1 week ago by John Surratt.

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