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Bridge slated to close for repairs in spring

NATCHEZ — Drivers crossing the Mississippi River this spring will face several weeks of head-to-head traffic on the U.S. 84 bridge. Read more  | Add your comment

  1. No snow falling on Miss-Lou this Christmas  | Add your comment
  2. Faith & Family: Family helping others this holiday  | Add your comment
  3. Field Memorial announces new name  | Add your comment

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Photo feature: Getting ready to give back

Parish charity fund prepares for distribution Read more | Add your comment

City of Natchez receives second casino payment totaling $1.6 million

NATCHEZ — The City of Natchez received more than $1.5 million from Magnolia Bluffs Casino Thursday — the casino’s two-year anniversary — marking a series ... Read more | Add your comment

County jail tested for bacteria; ACSO employee tested positive for Legionnaire’s

NATCHEZ — Adams County officials had the Adams County Sheriff’s Office jail and administration building tested for the bacteria that causes Legionnaire’s disease earlier this ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Private property clean up process ongoing  | Add your comment
  2. Cemetery director returns to familiar area  | Add your comment
  3. Vidalia seeks to build rapport with new leaders  | Add your comment
  4. Photo feature: NHS choir hosts Christmas music program  | Add your comment
  5. Residents pack seven trucks with food for Pack the Pickup  | Add your comment
  6. Grennell won’t run in 2015  | Add your comment
  7. Natchez-Adams County Port: Supervisors, commissioners work together  | Add your comment
  8. Weekend Ticket: Adoption, Christmas festivities headline weekend  | Add your comment
  9. Many donate to Christmas Tree Fund  | Add your comment
  10. News Photo: Crews respond to three-car crash  | Add your comment
  11. News Photo: Feed the Hungry  | Add your comment
  12. What that foot pain might just mean  | Add your comment
  13. Natchez man cited for drowning deer  | Add your comment
  14. Business owner frustrated by lack of notice about recent robberies  | Add your comment
  15. Convention expansion plans tabled for more research  | Add your comment
  16. Leaders gather for discussion on how to move area forward  | Add your comment

AP Headlines

Cassidy vows to oppose Obama

BATON ROUGE (AP) — Louisiana Republican Bill Cassidy’s defeat of Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu completes the GOP’s takeover of Deep South politics and its national ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Alcorn State beats Southern 38-24 for SWAC title  | Add your comment
  2. Democratic Louisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu defeated  | Add your comment
  3. Gov. Bryant wants to boost tourism marketing budget  | Add your comment
  4. Attorney: Gay marriages should start soon in Mississippi  | Add your comment


Lady Bulldogs put stamp on No. 6 Pearl River Central at home

Lady Bulldogs put stamp on No. 6 Pearl River Central at home

NATCHEZ — Alphaka Moore and the Natchez High Lady Bulldogs continued to do what they do best Friday night — win. Natchez improved to 7-0 ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Prep Roundup (Boys): Vidalia falters in overtime  | Add your comment
  2. Prep Roundup (Girls): Lady Trojans win without star, Griggs  | Add your comment
  3. Splash Sisters: Boyd sisters run ACCS backcourt, hope to make run for state  | Add your comment
  4. ACCS boys cruise, girls fall on road  | Add your comment
  5. Monterey, Ferriday pick up wins  | Add your comment
  6. Trinity sophomore Adams, excelling on court, in classroom  | Add your comment


Wesley, Washington reign over upcoming festivities

Wesley, Washington reign over upcoming festivities

The Krewe of Heart and Soul recently announced its royalty for the 2015 Mardi Gras season. Read more | Add your comment


Through her vision: Natchez superintendent receives National Park Service honor

Through her vision: Natchez superintendent receives National Park Service honor

NATCHEZ — An attention to how historical detail can still impact modern-day life and big picture thinking were two factors that recently won a local ... Read more | Add your comment

Our Opinion

Supervisor’s involvement makes sense

The Wednesday meeting between the Adams County Board of Supervisors and the Natchez-Adams County Port Commission members was long overdue. Read more | Add your comment


Proposed taxes may be small, but mask bigger problems

So the City of Natchez — or at least the mayor — wants to raise taxes ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Justice, quality real issues at hand

Your so-called liberals are not stirring up police brutality. Read more | Add your comment

Top of the Morning

Santa Claus Committee has deep roots

The Santa Claus Committee was started in Natchez in the year 1928. It began in the office of then Chancery Clerk Walter Abbott with a ... Read more | Add your comment