Famed preacher, singer shares advice on last day of conference

Famed preacher, singer shares advice on last day of conference

NATCHEZ —Renewed gospel artist and preacher Marvin Winans closed New Hope Vision Center’s 2014 leadership conference, with songs and words of wisdom. Read more | Add your comment

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Parish schools receive letter grade ranking

VIDALIA — Concordia Parish’s school superintendent said Friday moving targets and at-times unclear standards are part of the reason some parish schools received lower letter ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Members resign from NRMC board  | Add your comment
  2. Faith & Family: Church hosting inspirational speaker today  | Add your comment
  3. Wired water tower: C Spire installing network equipment in downtown Natchez  | Add your comment

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Week 10: High School football scores

It is Week 10 in the Miss-Lou for high school football. Catch all of the scores from Friday night's action at natchezdemocrat.com. Read more | Add your comment

NRMC financial records in limbo? Officials give different responses on locations of files

NATCHEZ — Who owns the pre-sale business and financial records of Natchez Regional Medical Center? That depends who you ask. Read more | Add your comment

Ferriday police uncover drugs during traffic stop

FERRIDAY — A routine traffic stop Wednesday led Ferriday police to discover thousands of stolen prescription pills a Southhaven man allegedly stole from Gloster pharmacy ... Read more | Add your comment

Natchez-Adams County Chamber hosting annual gala event

NATCHEZ — The Natchez-Adams County Chamber of Commerce will get a little political Tuesday when it hosts its annual gala membership celebration. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Everyday Hero: Volunteer called to help lace up dreams for others  | Add your comment
  2. Photo feature: Caring for the grounds  | Add your comment
  3. Natchez man loses appeal for new trial  | Add your comment
  4. Scaring for a cause: Cox Hill prepares for frightening fundraising  | Add your comment
  5. Senator’s case referred to AG; Late campaign finance reports still not filed  | Add your comment
  6. County seeking to recover funds embezzled from its juvenile justice center  | Add your comment
  7. Residents arrested for aiding escaped inmate  | Add your comment
  8. Weekend Ticket: Black and Blue, ‘Merry Widow’ headline weekend  | Add your comment
  9. Child Advocacy Center director receives ACSO award  | Add your comment
  10. Photo feature: Learning the ways  | Add your comment
  11. Defining service: Students receive dictionaries from Rotary  | Add your comment
  12. Revenues increase significantly for Natchez-Adams County Port  | Add your comment
  13. Official optimistic about this year’s number; look forward to next year  | Add your comment
  14. Proposed Natchez development code introduced  | Add your comment
  15. Bright future: Youth Leadership Natchez teaches teamwork  | Add your comment
  16. Photo feature: Chasing the light  | Add your comment

AP Headlines

Mississippi kindergarten scores show reading lag

A first-ever look at whether Mississippi’s kindergarten students are ready to learn to read shows that two-thirds are not. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Louisiana runoff may decide Senate  | Add your comment
  2. KiOR warns of possible bankruptcy  | Add your comment
  3. Protestors unite against Ole Miss plan  | Add your comment
  4. Inmates sentenced in Natchez prison riot  | Add your comment


Rebels beat Cougars, win district championship

Rebels beat Cougars, win district championship

With a district championship up for grabs, the Adams County Christian School Rebels knew they would need to put up their best fight against Brookhaven ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Trinity Saints handle Acadiana, 35-0  | Add your comment
  2. Natchez falls short in heartbreaker  | Add your comment
  3. Centreville falls to Oak Forest 35-29  | Add your comment
  4. Cathedral handles Salem in 28-12 Green Wave win  | Add your comment
  5. Ferriday racks up first district win of season  | Add your comment
  6. Vikings fall to Avoyelles  | Add your comment


Annual Rotary chili cook-off marries craft beer, chili for second year

Annual Rotary chili cook-off marries craft beer, chili for second year

Homemade chili meets home-brewed beer again this year at the fourth annual Rotary Broadway Bash Chili Cook-Off. Read more | Add your comment


Fueling up on savings: Gas price trend should continue

With gasoline prices approaching territories they haven’t broached in years, businesses that take their products on the road are finding a little more wiggle room ... Read more | Add your comment

Our Opinion

Senator needs to file report, clear name

Natchez’s State Sen. Melanie Sojourner still has not filed her 2013 campaign finance report, nor has she paid the $500 civil penalty levied against her ... Read more | Add your comment


What do Ebola, balloons have in common?

By mid-morning Saturday all was right with the world, my wife Julie announced from the passenger ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Finances must be in line for new pool

Swimming pool? Let me remind folks that at one time we had a fine swimming pool, people taught swimming lessons, and we had a fine ... Read more | Add your comment

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Join us for annual hallelujah festival

The leaves are turning colors and the days are getting cooler, which can only mean one thing — Natchez Church of God’s Annual Hallelujah Festival ... Read more | Add your comment