Making Mooves: New burger joint Moos to open in Natchez within few months

Making Mooves: New burger joint Moos to open in Natchez within few months

NATCHEZ — A new burger joint will open this spring — and with a college-town twist. Matthew Vines, who purchased in August the building at the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Parish hospital plans paused as administration seeks more answers

FERRIDAY — The administration of Riverland Medical Center has decided to seek more information before asking its board to make any final decisions about the ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Man detained on $150K bond for allegedly shooting another man  | Add your comment
  2. Leaders make contacts on Washington D.C. trip  | Add your comment
  3. Weekend Ticket: Storytelling, Soup-er Bowl headline weekend  | Add your comment

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Community responds to shooting of Natchez teen

NATCHEZ — Weeks after a Natchez teen was gunned down allegedly by two other teens, community members and civic leaders plan to discuss how such ... Read more | Add your comment

$5,000 reward offered for info on armed robbery

Clayton — A reward is being offered for information leading to the arrests of multiple suspects who were involved in a Clayton armed robbery last ... Read more | Add your comment

Stan’s Outlook: Nice weather ahead

Fortunately we have enjoyed some very nice weather over the weekend and into the early part of this week following late last week’s 1.5 inches ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Man arrested following Lagrange-area shooting  | Add your comment
  2. Appeal denied in robbery case; Man who shot ACSO deputy loses appeal  | Add your comment
  3. Supervisors adopt telephone voting policy  | Add your comment
  4. Ordinance questions raised from area campaign signs  | Add your comment
  5. Bright Future: Patt named Vidalia Junior High School student of the year  | Add your comment
  6. Continuous overturning: Truck spills load at intersection  | Add your comment
  7. City clerk: Funding received for work on Margaret Martin  | Add your comment
  8. Intersection expansion beginning in Ferriday  | Add your comment
  9. Parish chamber hosting annual awards dinner  | Add your comment
  10. Photo feature: Celebrating Catholicism  | Add your comment
  11. Residents invited to attend local seminar  | Add your comment
  12. School district hosting spelling bee Friday  | Add your comment
  13. Von Drehle breaks ground on facility; Expansion to support additional jobs  | Add your comment
  14. Von Drehle breaks ground on paper machine facility in Natchez  | Add your comment
  15. Firefighters developing training site near IP land  | Add your comment
  16. Retail meeting planned for Natchez business owners, community members  | Add your comment

AP Headlines

Man loses appeal of bank robbery conviction

NATCHEZ (AP) — The state Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction of an Adams County man for the shooting a deputy shortly after robbing ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Butler running for Pike chancery clerk  | Add your comment
  2. Hattiesburg man arrested in shooting, death of former Natchez resident  | Add your comment
  3. Victims identified in Lamar Co. shooting  | Add your comment
  4. Both sides in school funding suit seek ruling  | Add your comment


Cathedral senior solid on pitch, classroom

Cathedral senior solid on pitch, classroom

NATCHEZ — Trey Hand has been kicking a soccer ball since he was four years old, but the Cathedral senior isn’t limited to that only. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Delta Charter accepted by LHSAA  | Add your comment
  2. Miss-Lou tourney scheduled  | Add your comment
  3. Trinity overcomes 7-point deficit in final minute of regulation  | Add your comment
  4. Prep Roundup Girls: ACCS, Cathedral win; FHS, Vidalia fall  | Add your comment
  5. Prep Roundup Boys: Rebels, Wave crush opponents  | Add your comment
  6. Cathedral boys fall to Madison St. Joseph  | Add your comment


Baskin, Dangerfield reign over upcoming festivities

Baskin, Dangerfield reign over upcoming festivities

The Krewe of Janus has announced its 2015 theme, officers and royalty for its annual Mardi Gras celebration. The grand ball will be at 8 ... Read more | Add your comment


Hail to the king: Does tradition drive demand for Mardi Gras cakes?

Hail to the king: Does tradition drive demand for Mardi Gras cakes?

NATCHEZ — What’s purple, green, sometimes filled with cream and could be used to teach basic economic principles? Here’s a hint — it often comes with ... Read more | Add your comment

Our Opinion

Committed industries help area

Randy Bergman, von Drehle CEO, made an interesting comment at the company’s groundbreaking Monday on an expansion expected to add between 125 and 150 jobs ... Read more | Add your comment


Is there better use of time for our legislators?

So I couldn’t help but chuckle a bit last week at one of our local legislator’s ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Abolishing fees would help residents

I couldn’t help but laugh “a bit” this morning as I read Kevin Cooper’s column (The Natchez Democrat Jan. 25) criticizing state Sen. Melanie Sojourner’s ... Read more | Add your comment

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Holy Family celebrates Catholic schools

Catholic Schools Week is approaching rapidly. Read more | Add your comment