• 57°

Garrett Kroeger, Author at Mississippi's Best Community Newspaper

News

Qualifying ends for municipal elections in Concordia Parish

Friday was the deadline for candidates in Ferriday, Vidalia and Clayton to qualify for 2020 municipal elections and the field is set. Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Saturday, January 11, 2020 12:14 am

Crime Reports

Crime reports: Friday, Jan. 10

Natchez Police Department Arrests — Wednesday Haley Elizabeth Welch, 24, 106 Loomis Lane, Clayton, on a charge of shoplifting. No bond set. Reports — Thursday ... Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Friday, January 10, 2020 12:00 am

Crime Reports

Crime reports: Thursday, Jan. 9

Natchez Police Department Arrests — Wednesday Leamon Von Manchester, 52, 1630 Azalea St., on a charge of shoplifting. No bond set. Arrests — Tuesday Kerenski ... Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Thursday, January 9, 2020 12:00 am

News

Mayor’s Veterans Council meets for first time

Leaders of veteran organizations and local officials came together Tuesday at Natchez City Hall for the first meeting of the Natchez Adams Veterans Council. Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Wednesday, January 8, 2020 12:11 am

News

Bright Future: WCCA senior earns DAR Good Citizen accolades

NATCHEZ — Cane Lanehart, a senior at Wilkinson County Christian Academy, was chosen by his teachers and school administrators for the Daughters of the American ... Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Wednesday, January 8, 2020 12:10 am

Crime Reports

Crime reports: Wednesday, Jan. 8

Natchez Police Department Arrests — Monday Sharon Ann Carman, 60, 6990 Robertson Road, Meadville, on a charge of shoplifting. Bond set at $500. Richard Donell ... Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Wednesday, January 8, 2020 12:00 am

News

Fields to run for mayor again; Hall throws hat in ring for alderwoman

NATCHEZ — Ernest “Tony” Fields threw his hat into the ring Friday to run for Natchez Mayor and will face Dan Gibson who had filed ... Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Tuesday, January 7, 2020 12:12 am

News

Unresolved recreation budget discrepancies put pool upgrades on hold

Additional upgrades to the community pool on Liberty Road may soon be underway, but not before the city, county and recreation commission resolve some discrepancies ... Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Tuesday, January 7, 2020 12:11 am

News

Gray elected president of Adams County Board of Supervisors

NATCHEZ — Monday was the first meeting day of the new year for the Adams County Board of Supervisors and the first meeting for three ... Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Tuesday, January 7, 2020 12:10 am

Crime Reports

Crime reports: Tuesday, Jan. 7

Natchez Police Department Arrests — Saturday Sharika Latara Miller, 30, 26 Cleothia Henyard Heights Road, on a charge of contempt of court by failure to ... Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Tuesday, January 7, 2020 12:00 am

News

Officials seek course of action to fix recurring problems on Robins Lake

Adams County and state officials were hard at work Friday morning addressing damages to a dam on Robins Lake Road. Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Saturday, January 4, 2020 12:12 am

News

Mayor, aldermen candidates qualify for Natchez city races

NATCHEZ — Four of six incumbent Natchez aldermen and one mayoral candidate have submitted qualifying papers for the April municipal election. The City of Natchez ... Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Saturday, January 4, 2020 12:11 am

Crime Reports

Crime reports: Saturday, Jan. 4

Natchez Police Department No arrests Reports — Friday Disturbance on Silver Street. Unwanted subject on East Franklin Street. False alarm on U.S. 61 South. Traffic ... Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Saturday, January 4, 2020 12:00 am

News

Dr. Godfrey being remembered for long legacy of kindness, caring

NATCHEZ — William “Bill” Edward Godfrey II, M.D., a longtime Natchez obstetrician and gynecologist who died Thursday at the age of 95, is remembered by ... Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Friday, January 3, 2020 12:25 am

News

Local radio stations to be sold

Diana Nutter of Natchez, one of the current owners of the WMIS and WTYJ radio stations, said her family has a nearly 80-year history of ... Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Friday, January 3, 2020 12:23 am

Crime Reports

Crime reports: Friday, Jan. 3

Natchez Police Department Arrests — Wednesday Justin Lamar McGuire, 30, of Natchez, on a charge of simple domestic violence. No bond set. Reports — Thursday ... Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Friday, January 3, 2020 12:00 am

News

Weekend Ticket: Ways to start New Year right this weekend

NATCHEZ — With the holidays behind us and the New Year has officially begun, the weekend entertainment calendar is a little thin. Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Thursday, January 2, 2020 12:01 am

News

Emerald Elites perform at Pelicans game

NATCHEZ — Natchez dancers between ages 5 and 17 years old traveled to New Orleans last weekend to perform in the Pelicans Pre-Game show. Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Thursday, January 2, 2020 12:01 am

Crime Reports

Crime reports: Wednesday, Jan. 1

Natchez Police Department Arrests — Monday Drrin Hughes, 29, 1389 Riverwood Manor, on a charge of contempt of court by failure to appear. Bond set ... Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Wednesday, January 1, 2020 12:00 am

News

Y’all Means All raises $30,000 for mental health

Y’all Means All — Natchez, a local non-profit organization founded earlier this year, raised approximately $30,000 for suicide prevention services during recent fundraising events, organizers ... Read more

by Garrett Kroeger, Tuesday, December 31, 2019 12:01 am

< Older