Photo feature: Playing all day long

Photo feature: Playing all day long

Youth pass last days of summer at park Read more | Add your comment

Latest news

Everyday Hero: Natchez resident is always ‘for the children’

NATCHEZ — Angela James has made a career out of helping children as a youth advocate, but she doesn’t need to be on the clock ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Inmates pose for selfie  | Add your comment
  2. Officials look to better Concordia AP scores  | Add your comment
  3. Photo feature: Cheering for it all  | Add your comment

Mississippi River level at Natchez

More news

School district needs proof of residency

Vidalia — Parents with children in certain grades at Concordia Parish schools are asked to bring a proof of residency to the schools before the ... Read more | Add your comment

Admin charged in embezzling case

NATCHEZ — The former administrator of Adams County’s Juvenile Justice Center was arrested Wednesday on charges he embezzled payments meant for the county. Read more | Add your comment

Natchez resident files police report after kittens harmed, disappear

NATCHEZ — Eight of 15 stray cats Jill Thomas cares for have gone missing in the last month. Read more | Add your comment

What summer heat? Seasonal temps below average

NATCHEZ — Felt like that grand Mississippi summer swelter hasn’t been so sweltering this year? Read more | Add your comment

  1. Peer tutoring program presentation slated  | Add your comment
  2. Weekend Ticket: Gala, ‘Bugsy Malone’ highlight stormy weekend ahead  | Add your comment
  3. Photo feature: Classroom prepping  | Add your comment
  4. Former ACCS teacher arrested for inappropriate relationship with student  | Add your comment
  5. Early reviews positive for ‘Get On Up’ movie  | Add your comment
  6. Senator Sojourner: Tornado responsible for delay of finance reports  | Add your comment
  7. Prescription drugs stolen during Natchez pharmacy burglary  | Add your comment
  8. Bright Future: Trinity student’s summer just the TIP of his success  | Add your comment
  9. Luster loses appeal in Natchez slaying  | Add your comment
  10. Former ACCS teacher arrested following relationship with student  | Add your comment
  11. James Luster loses appeal in Natchez slaying  | Add your comment
  12. Sojourner faces loss of pay over late report  | Add your comment
  13. Colonnade work inches closer as bids advertised for rehabilitation work  | Add your comment
  14. Mentor program pitched by NASD superintendent to help increase graduation rates  | Add your comment
  15. Recreation discussions continuing as officials draft letter of intent  | Add your comment
  16. Jury requests district attorney settle argument  | Add your comment

AP Headlines

James Luster loses appeal in Natchez slaying

NATCHEZ (AP) — The state Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction of James C. Luster for murder in a 2012 fatal shooting. Read more | Add your comment

  1. McIlroy wins British Open for 3rd major  | Add your comment
  2. Jindal restricts borrowing under new law  | Add your comment
  3. Braves sweep Phillies in 3-2 win  | Add your comment
  4. Cochran wins runoff in state; McDaniel refuses to concede  | Add your comment


First female golfer to participate in city tournament Saturday

First female golfer to participate in city tournament Saturday

NATCHEZ — Losing to his daughter Anastasia Carter in a game Tom Carter once taught her how to play is admittedly humbling for Tom, but ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Rebels win in dramatic walkoff fashion  | Add your comment
  2. Natchez ponytails all-stars head to World Series on first try  | Add your comment
  3. Youth football, soccer leagues to begin  | Add your comment
  4. Lady Rebels soccer loses season opener to Hartfield  | Add your comment
  5. Locals participate in Will Shields’ celebrity football camp  | Add your comment
  6. Former champs gather at city golf tournament  | Add your comment


Natchez Little Theatre youth present musical ‘Bugsy Malone’

Natchez Little Theatre youth present musical ‘Bugsy Malone’

Jason and Juliana Martin were not sure they wanted to be in a Natchez Little Theatre play when they attended the first practice earlier this ... Read more | Add your comment


Great River Industries says workforce drew corporate relocation

Great River Industries says workforce drew corporate relocation

NATCHEZ — Ample workforce and the ability to partner with local workforce development bodies were significant reasons Great River Industries decided to locate its corporate ... Read more | Add your comment

Our Opinion

Treating animals well is right

Jill Thomas and many others like her in Natchez care for the innocent and helpless animals that live around them. They are simply unable to ... Read more | Add your comment


Real heroes are not in comic books

Take that Spiderman! You are no match for the superpowers of the Natchez Animal Control officer. ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Politics should stay out of board

I want to strongly state that I oppose an elected school board. Having an appointed school board works to put people with the proper educational ... Read more | Add your comment

Top of the Morning

Summer at Democrat was educational

Before this summer, I never planned to be a writer, unless you count the crayon novels I created in elementary school. Read more | Add your comment