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Vicksburg physician set to take top spot with state’s medical association

For a fourth time, a member of Vicksburg’s medical community is poised to take the top leadership position with the Mississippi State Medical Association. Vicksburg ... Read more

6 days ago by John Surratt.

Vicksburg District begins drawdown on Eagle Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District, in collaboration and agreement with its local, state and federal partners, announced plans to operate the Muddy ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Fire Department responds to Roseland Drive house fire

The quick actions of a homeowner saved his house at 149 Roseland Drive from being destroyed. Homeowner Derrick Anthony said he was outside the house when ... Read more

6 days ago by John Surratt.

Alcorn ranks in four U.S. News & World Report rankings 

LORMAN — In the recent release of the U.S. News & World Report’s annual ranking of colleges, Alcorn State received four rankings and saw improvement ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Briggs, Garrard to bring aid to company ravaged by Hurricane Sally

Friday morning about 5, Warren County fire coordinator Jerry Briggs and Vicksburg-Warren County 911 director Shane Garrard are leaving on a mission of mercy to ... Read more

7 days ago by John Surratt.

Judge sets bond in Wednesday’s huge drug bust

As officers and agents with the Vicksburg Police Department’s narcotics unit walked out of the Central Avenue home Wednesday, they left with arms full of ... Read more

7 days ago by Tim Reeves.

On second thought: Harper rescinds resignation as county’s prosecuting attorney

Just days after submitting a letter resigning from his post, Warren County Prosecuting Attorney Ken Harper has changed his mind. Thursday, Harper provided a letter ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Vicksburg welcomes the start of Blue Duck ‘season’

A flock of ducks took over a section of Washington Street Thursday. San Antonio-based Blue Duck Express, which rents electric scooters as alternative transportation in ... Read more

1 week ago by John Surratt.

Reports offer a reminder that COVID-19 remains deadly

While the recent news involving the number of cases of COVID-19 in Warren County has been good, the reports in recent days have been a ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Riverfront redevelopment moves forward as board signs agreement with railroad

The Board of Mayor and Aldermen took a step closer toward improving the city’s waterfront Wednesday, authorizing Mayor George Flaggs Jr. at a special called ... Read more

1 week ago by John Surratt.

Video: Twenty pounds of marijuana, thousands of ecstasy pills seized

As officers and agents with the Vicksburg Police Department's narcotics unit walked out of the Central Avenue home Wednesday, they left with arms full of ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Bovina Elementary’s McCann named District’s Administrator of the Year

For the third time, Bovina Elementary Principal Miki McCann has been named the Vicksburg Warren School District’s Administrator of the Year. McCann, who has been ... Read more

1 week ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

‘Huge amount of drugs’ seized from Vicksburg home early Wednesday

The amount of drugs confiscated early Wednesday on Central Avenue by members of the Vicksburg Police Department is not yet known, but long-time department officials ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Old Court House Museum’s fall flea market is set

The Old Court House Museum Flea Market, a fall tradition in Vicksburg, will go on as scheduled Oct. 3, said Bubba Bolm, Old Court House ... Read more

1 week ago by John Surratt.

Crime reports: Two cars, gun reported stolen

The Vicksburg Police Department has recently dealt with a number of auto-related crimes, including auto theft and burglary. Sunday, at 1:30 p.m., officers responded to ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Harper resigns as Warren County Prosecuting Attorney

Warren County Prosecuting Attorney Ken Harper has resigned. Harper announced his resignation in a letter Monday to Warren County Board of Supervisors President Dr. Jeff ... Read more

1 week ago by John Surratt.

Hinds Vicksburg-Warren Campus PTK chapter names officers for 2020-21

The Alpha Omega Chi chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society has named officers for the 2020-21 academic year. Anna-Marie Agyepong, of Vicksburg, a sophomore ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Watch: Video captures multiple gunshots during Washington Street incident

The investigation into a Friday shooting incident on Washington Street continues.  Shortly after 1 a.m. Friday, reports indicated two vehicles were traveling south on Washington ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Truck leaves roadway crashes near busy Vicksburg intersection

Traffic along Halls Ferry Road, near the busy Pemberton Square Boulevard intersection, was slowed Tuesday morning as emergency units responded to a one-vehicle accident near ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

From a flag to medical marijuana: State ballot will have candidates and issues

JACKSON — Mississippi residents will vote on people and issues in the Nov. 3 general election. The ballot will list candidates for president, U.S. House ... Read more

1 week ago by The Associated Press.

Riverwalk cancels Bras Along the Bridge campaign, makes donation instead

Riverwalk Casino and Hotel announced Monday it would not hold its annual Bras Along the Bridge campaign due to concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. Bras ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Police seek information on armed robbery suspect

The Vicksburg Police Department is asking the community’s help in identifying a suspect involved in an armed robbery Saturday. Just before 9:30 p.m. Saturday, officers ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Vicksburg Warren School District reports another week without a COVID-19 case

For the second consecutive week, the Vicksburg Warren School District has reported no cases of COVID-19 among teachers, staff or students. In its report to ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

State eases some COVID-19 restrictions, city to follow suit

Gov. Tate Reeves on Monday extended the state’s ongoing Safe Return orders with a few amendments relaxing restrictions as the state continues to work to ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

City leaders show support for new shelter, but contract still a long way off

The Board of Mayor and Aldermen made one thing clear at Monday’s work session on a proposed new animal shelter — the board supports building ... Read more

1 week ago by John Surratt.

Advocates plan rally to encourage city leaders to move forward with new animal shelter

Animal advocates and supporters of a new animal shelter in Vicksburg have organized a rally to encourage city leaders to move forward with plans for ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Tim Reeves.

Family ID’s the body of the man who jumped from Mississippi River bridge

Officials announced the body found in the Mississippi River, just north of Natchez Saturday, was that of the man who jumped from the Interstate 20 ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Tim Reeves.

Robyn Lea and her mother have a ‘patchwork partnership’

Robyn Lea’s love for quilting began only 10 years ago, but this family tradition dates back to the 1930s with her grandmother, Zaidee Dickinson.   Robyn ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

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