NHS students hear from community on youth violence

NHS students hear from community on youth violence

NATCHEZ — With the recent fatal shooting of 16-year-old Jessie Taylor Jr., local leaders and public officials hosted a nonviolence workshop at the Natchez High ... Read more | Add your comment

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City hears proposal on recreation, pool project

NATCHEZ — Supporters of a new pool project hope to make a big splash to help the community. Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Foiled robbery plan ends in discovery of marijuana growing operation  | Add your comment
  2. Faith & Family: Local keeps dream alive through God  | Add your comment
  3. Photo feature: Behoove you to spell  | Add your comment

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Stan’s Outlook: Rain moving in throughout weekend

Well it looks like the rain will move into the Miss-Lou after midnight Saturday night and continue into Monday morning. A 90 percent chance of ... Read more | Add your comment

Traffic slated to change at Ferriday intersection

FERRIDAY — The traffic lights at the main intersection in Ferriday will temporarily be replaced with stop signs as part of a wider construction project. Read more | Add your comment

Recreation plan being presented to Natchez board

NATCHEZ — Magnolia Bluffs Casino Community Development Board and the Natchez-Adams County Recreation Commission will propose a 10-year, $11,540,000 consolidated recreation plan to the Natchez ... Read more | Add your comment

Tourism officials project strong Spring Pilgrimage

NATCHEZ — In approximately one month, 30,000 guests are expected to drop in for a Natchez visit. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Photo feature: Going for a swing  | Add your comment
  2. Concordians honored at annual chamber dinner  | Add your comment
  3. Making Mooves: New burger joint Moos to open in Natchez within few months  | Add your comment
  4. Parish hospital plans paused as administration seeks more answers  | Add your comment
  5. Man detained on $150K bond for allegedly shooting another man  | Add your comment
  6. Leaders make contacts on Washington D.C. trip  | Add your comment
  7. Weekend Ticket: Storytelling, Soup-er Bowl headline weekend  | Add your comment
  8. Community responds to shooting of Natchez teen  | Add your comment
  9. $5,000 reward offered for info on armed robbery  | Add your comment
  10. Stan’s Outlook: Nice weather ahead  | Add your comment
  11. Photo Feature: Natchez yoga instructor demonstrates exercises at Cathedral  | Add your comment
  12. Man arrested following Lagrange-area shooting  | Add your comment
  13. Appeal denied in robbery case; Man who shot ACSO deputy loses appeal  | Add your comment
  14. Supervisors adopt telephone voting policy  | Add your comment
  15. Ordinance questions raised from area campaign signs  | Add your comment
  16. Bright Future: Patt named Vidalia Junior High School student of the year  | 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


Julius Wilson guides Vidalia past Caldwell Parish in big win

Julius Wilson guides Vidalia past Caldwell Parish in big win

A win against Caldwell Parish Friday night gave Vidalia an opportunity to avenge an earlier loss to the Spartans as well as get back into ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Prep girls roundup: FHS dismisses 2 players; NHS gets win  | Add your comment
  2. Prep boys roundup: Without Jones, NHS falls  | Add your comment
  3. Caston brothers produce offensively, ignite Trinity Saints  | Add your comment
  4. NHS soccer coach calls season successful  | Add your comment
  5. Cathedral senior solid on pitch, classroom  | Add your comment
  6. Delta Charter accepted by LHSAA  | 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

Legislators need to hear your voice

Natchez residents have an opportunity Monday to hear directly from our area’s state legislators about what is going on during the current legislative session and ... 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

Sen. Sojourner should rethink bill

Sen. Melanie Sojourner recently submitted a bill to abolish resident hunting and fishing licenses and fees. She rationalizes the proposal by saying hunting and fishing ... Read more | Add your comment

Top of the Morning

Great things are happening at ACCS

Moving from Baton Rouge to Natchez was hard for me at first, and I was nervous. But at the same time, I was excited about ... Read more | Add your comment