Bowie sandbar fight statue to be dedicated Tuesday

Bowie sandbar fight statue to be dedicated Tuesday

Visitors can now experience the historic Bowie sandbar fight in a life-size way. Read more | Add your comment

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Parish courthouse to get upgrades

The Concordia Parish courthouse will see nearly a half-million dollars in upgrades before summer’s end. Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Local plant nursery gets students ready to grow  | Add your comment
  2. Jersey Settlers cemetery mystery solved  | Add your comment
  3. Faith and Family: St. Mary Basilica observes Holy Week  | Add your comment

Mississippi River level at Natchez

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Blood drive to be hosted at MHS

Monterey High School Seniors need you. The LifeShare Bus will be at the Monterey Sheriff’s Sub-Station Wednesday, April 8, from 8:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. ... Read more | Add your comment

Hospital consolidation OK’d by state

Natchez Regional Medical Center was given permission Thursday to start the renovations officials say are needed to consolidate the city’s two hospitals. Read more | Add your comment

Cut fiber optic line disables local Cable One Internet

Due to a cut fiber optic cable, Internet and cable television services were unavailable for a number of Natchez area homes and businesses on Thursday. Read more | Add your comment

Mayor recuperating, says he wants to get back to work

Natchez Mayor Larry L. “Butch” Brown said Thursday he has no plans to leave office — or the earth for that matter — anytime soon. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Riverland Medical Center to hire 2 firms to study hospital  | Add your comment
  2. Get your baskets ready for Easter egg hunting  | Add your comment
  3. Photo feature: Former Saints running back does a little trash talking  | Add your comment
  4. Co-Lin prepares for Saturday Nerdy 5K  | Add your comment
  5. Photo gallery: Bridge of Sighs now in place  | Add your comment
  6. Four facing cruelty charges  | Add your comment
  7. Grave items taken?  | Add your comment
  8. Shots fired over fishing fiasco  | Add your comment
  9. Health seminar, flea market highlight weekend  | Add your comment
  10. GRI installs new equipment  | Add your comment
  11. Woman found dead in Fayette  | Add your comment
  12. Plans for curated music road map unveiled  | Add your comment
  13. Photo feature: Kayaker walks along and paddles the Mississippi River  | Add your comment
  14. Board hears plan for Senior Citizens’ Center updates  | Add your comment
  15. Levee work raises concerns  | Add your comment
  16. CVB: River no worry for tourists  | Add your comment

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FBI says autopsy results of body found hanging in tree days away

PORT GIBSON (AP) — The body of a black man found hanging in a tree in Mississippi has been sent from a state crime lab ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Natchez woman, group organizing event  | Add your comment
  2. Madison mayor qualifies to run for State Auditor  | Add your comment
  3. Natchez RadioShack facing possible closure  | Add your comment
  4. Man loses appeal of bank robbery conviction  | Add your comment


ACCS spoils opportunity at district victory

ACCS spoils opportunity at district victory

NATCHEZ — The Adams County Christian School Rebels were in desperate need of a district win Friday night when they took the field against Amite ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Cathedral softball team rallies in 5th to take victory  | Add your comment
  2. Green Wave scores 15 runs in win  | Add your comment
  3. Errors doom Vidalia, open door for 0-2 district start  | Add your comment
  4. Beesley to be honored at Miss. State  | Add your comment
  5. Softball roundup: Vidalia, Monterey collect wins  | Add your comment
  6. Block opens district with a loss, falling to St. Mary’s, 10-1  | Add your comment


Tour guides have as much fun as tourists

Tour guides have as much fun as tourists

The turn of a hoop skirt, the tale of a time gone by — the Pilgrimage stage is set, but the show, it turns out, ... Read more | Add your comment


Meat and greet: BB’s opens seafood and specialty meats market

Meat and greet: BB’s opens seafood and specialty meats market

NATCHEZ — If you’ve got a hankering for a steak but don’t have what you need to prepare it, BB’s Specialty Meats and Seafood has ... Read more | Add your comment

Our Opinion

New music roadmap good for city

Plans to create a roadmap, which would take those interested to key stops within what experts are calling the “Americana Music Triangle,” can mean only ... Read more | Add your comment


We should live with facts not speculation

Greed, or the love of money, may indeed be the root of all evil, but speculation ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Caregivers need your help now

AARP Mississippi is fighting to support family caregivers who help make it possible for older Americans and other loved ones to live independently at home ... Read more | Add your comment

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Congregations join for Palm Sunday

On Palm Sunday, March 29, the three Catholic congregations of Natchez and the Fayette congregation will jointly celebrate a worship service (Mass) at the St. ... Read more | Add your comment