Natchez resident files police report after kittens harmed, disappear

Natchez resident files police report after kittens harmed, disappear

NATCHEZ — Eight of 15 stray cats Jill Thomas cares for have gone missing in the last month. Read more | Add your comment

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Admin charged in embezzling case

NATCHEZ — The former administrator of Adams County’s Juvenile Justice Center was arrested Wednesday on charges he embezzled payments meant for the county. Read more  | Add your comment

  1. What summer heat? Seasonal temps below average  | Add your comment
  2. Peer tutoring program presentation slated  | Add your comment
  3. Weekend Ticket: Gala, ‘Bugsy Malone’ highlight stormy weekend ahead  | Add your comment

Mississippi River level at Natchez

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Photo feature: Classroom prepping

Teachers ready rooms for first day Read more | Add your comment

Former ACCS teacher arrested for inappropriate relationship with student

A former Adams County Christian School teacher was arrested Monday after she allegedly had an inappropriate relationship with a teenage female student. Read more | Add your comment

Early reviews positive for ‘Get On Up’ movie

Reviews are slowly starting to come in for the James Brown movie “Get On Up” with several critics agreeing the film attempts to break the ... Read more | Add your comment

Senator Sojourner: Tornado responsible for delay of finance reports

Sen. Melanie Sojourner said Mother Nature played a part in her failure to file required financial disclosure statements. Read more | Add your comment

  1. Prescription drugs stolen during Natchez pharmacy burglary  | Add your comment
  2. Bright Future: Trinity student’s summer just the TIP of his success  | Add your comment
  3. Luster loses appeal in Natchez slaying  | Add your comment
  4. Former ACCS teacher arrested following relationship with student  | Add your comment
  5. James Luster loses appeal in Natchez slaying  | Add your comment
  6. Sojourner faces loss of pay over late report  | Add your comment
  7. Colonnade work inches closer as bids advertised for rehabilitation work  | Add your comment
  8. Mentor program pitched by NASD superintendent to help increase graduation rates  | Add your comment
  9. Recreation discussions continuing as officials draft letter of intent  | Add your comment
  10. Jury requests district attorney settle argument  | Add your comment
  11. Photo feature: Rainy afternoon stroll  | Add your comment
  12. Photo feature: Residents flock to blood drive at Family Life Center  | Add your comment
  13. Port facing space problems  | Add your comment
  14. Treasure hoping for votes in Dirty Dog Challenge  | Add your comment
  15. Kitten found in church gets new home  | Add your comment
  16. Curing through a character  | Add your comment

AP Headlines

James Luster loses appeal in Natchez slaying

NATCHEZ (AP) — The state Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction of James C. Luster for murder in a 2012 fatal shooting. Read more | Add your comment

  1. McIlroy wins British Open for 3rd major  | Add your comment
  2. Jindal restricts borrowing under new law  | Add your comment
  3. Braves sweep Phillies in 3-2 win  | Add your comment
  4. Cochran wins runoff in state; McDaniel refuses to concede  | Add your comment

Sports

Natchez ponytails all-stars head to World Series on first try

Natchez ponytails all-stars head to World Series on first try

NATCHEZ — The Natchez girls’ softball ponytail all-stars is the last Natchez softball team standing as they head to the 2014 Ponytails Traditional World Series ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Youth football, soccer leagues to begin  | Add your comment
  2. Lady Rebels soccer loses season opener to Hartfield  | Add your comment
  3. Locals participate in Will Shields’ celebrity football camp  | Add your comment
  4. Former champs gather at city golf tournament  | Add your comment
  5. Rebels win doubleheader in Tensas  | Add your comment
  6. Vidalia 14s get ready for third straight trip to regionals  | Add your comment

Style

Natchez Little Theatre youth present musical ‘Bugsy Malone’

Natchez Little Theatre youth present musical ‘Bugsy Malone’

Jason and Juliana Martin were not sure they wanted to be in a Natchez Little Theatre play when they attended the first practice earlier this ... Read more | Add your comment

Business

Great River Industries says workforce drew corporate relocation

Great River Industries says workforce drew corporate relocation

NATCHEZ — Ample workforce and the ability to partner with local workforce development bodies were significant reasons Great River Industries decided to locate its corporate ... Read more | Add your comment

Our Opinion

Sojourner’s claim not a valid excuse

Clearly Sen. Melanie Sojourner’s mind has not been on her “part-time” job representing the people of Southwest Mississippi as their state senator. Read more | Add your comment

Columns

NASD admins should address public concerns

Last week, Natchez aldermen — three of them at least — jumped deep into the middle ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Politics should stay out of board

I want to strongly state that I oppose an elected school board. Having an appointed school board works to put people with the proper educational ... Read more | Add your comment

Top of the Morning

Summer at Democrat was educational

Before this summer, I never planned to be a writer, unless you count the crayon novels I created in elementary school. Read more | Add your comment