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Rod Guajardo

Rod Guajardo

News editor

Natchez Literary and Cinema Celebration director retiring

Carolyn Vance Smith, the founder of the Natchez Literary and Cinema Celebration, will retire this year after spending 26 years building the annual event into ... Read more

Events slated to celebrate, honor King

NATCHEZ — Remembering those who fought for the liberties black people freely enjoy today is the goal of events Sunday and Monday commemorating the birthday ... Read more

City to send ‘bean field’ bill to Miss. legislature

City of Natchez leaders are counting on local legislators to help bring three parcels of land — totaling nearly 90 acres — back under the ... Read more

Natchez-Adams School Board tackles literacy issue

Natchez-Adams School District leaders hope new programs and resources will help ensure third graders can soon become better readers. Read more