Balloonist stops in area while chasing after world record

Balloonist stops in area while chasing after world record

A team of British hot-air balloonists stopped in Natchez Thursday on their cross-country trip, hoping to set a record for most states flown in within ... Read more | Add your comment

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Supervisors question port costs

Members of the Adams County Board of Supervisors questioned Wednesday why the Natchez-Adams County Port is contracting mechanic work at a much higher rate than ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Riverland Medical Center to stay in Ferriday  | Add your comment
  2. Vidalia Board of Aldermen to meet about personnel  | Add your comment
  3. 300 live oaks for tricentennial to be given away  | Add your comment

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Ferriday mayor paints bright future in state of town address

Mayor Gene Allen said everything was going to be OK in Ferriday on Wednesday at his state of the town address. Read more | Add your comment

Former parish man serving life sentence for murder dies in prison

A former Waterproof and Concordia Parish man serving a life sentence in a George prison for murdering his mother and her boyfriend died Tuesday after ... Read more | Add your comment

Weekend filled with Valentine’s, tricentennial events

This weekend is expected to bring nice weather and lots of things to do for locals and out-of-towners. Read more | Add your comment

Photo feature: The last throws

Trinity Episcopal Day School students grab the last Mardi Gras throws of the season. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Vidalia aldermen meeting ends abruptly  | Add your comment
  2. New Natchez fire truck arrives in town  | Add your comment
  3. Concordia, LaSalle parishes to partner for economic development?  | Add your comment
  4. St. Mary Basilica to host youth day  | Add your comment
  5. Natchez History Minute: Jan. 10 – Mayor Robert Wood  | Add your comment
  6. Trinity fourth grader finds her place on theater stage  | Add your comment
  7. Officials: Elected school board needed  | Add your comment
  8. Plans for swimming pool float forward  | Add your comment
  9. Third man charged in August shooting in Ferriday  | Add your comment
  10. Natchez History Minute: Feb. 9 – Ice Storm of 1951  | Add your comment
  11. Dale qualifies for municipal judge race  | Add your comment
  12. Martin Luther King Jr. Street triangle history center discussed  | Add your comment
  13. Photo feature: Prince Street Day Care rolls out Mardi Gras spirit  | Add your comment
  14. Legislators to push for infrastructure funds  | Add your comment
  15. Adams County Democratic caucuses Saturday  | Add your comment
  16. Natchez History Minute: Feb. 8 – Stephen Minor  | Add your comment

AP Headlines

State working with St. Joseph on tap water

Gov. John Bel Edwards says he’s told Louisiana’s health department to work with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to fix whatever is making tap water ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Southern Miss hires Alcorn’s Hopson  | Add your comment
  2. Can Allen help stop bleeding for New Orleans Saints?  | Add your comment
  3. SEC coaches under pressure cooker to win  | Add your comment
  4. Voters elect Edwards next La. governor  | Add your comment

Sports

Chatman, Smith to play in Mississippi-Alabama All-Star Game

NATCHEZ — Ernesha Chatman and Diamond Smith are two totally different basketball players, but they have one thing in common. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Jefferson County duo to play at Hinds CC  | Add your comment
  2. Moore, Clark headed to North-South Game  | Add your comment
  3. ACCS boys, girls win  | Add your comment
  4. ACCS boys soccer knocks off Cathedral, 3-0  | Add your comment
  5. Block holds on for win  | Add your comment
  6. Jefferson County girls roll, WCHS boys earn win  | Add your comment

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Natchez Tricentennial celebrates African culture through food, music, people

Natchez Tricentennial celebrates African culture through food, music, people

A Swahili rallying cry meaning “all for one,” organizers say one word — harambee — is the essence of this month’s Natchez Tricentennial African culture ... Read more | Add your comment

Business

Craving crawfish: Miss-Lou catching annual mudbug madness

Craving crawfish: Miss-Lou catching annual mudbug madness

NATCHEZ — When the Super Bowl weekend rolls around every year, local businesses see a big spike in the sales of snacks and party supplies. But ... Read more | Add your comment

Our Opinion

Politics should not expedite pool

Natchez and Adams County appear to be on the brink of finally doing something together to improve the community’s recreational offerings. Read more | Add your comment

Columns

Take a look at Natchez History Minute videos

By late Thursday night, my 15 minutes of fame was over, well at least 1 minute ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Vidalia needs to stop spending, pay debts

I am concerned about the future of our town and I want you to be aware of why I am concerned. Our city is in ... Read more | Add your comment

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Spend romantic holiday with drama

Tom Jones chanted the lyrics “Love is in the air, everwhere I look around.” Read more | Add your comment