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Interim Natchez police chief to step down as Fayette assistant chief

Natchez Police Department Interim Chief Shawn T. King said he plans to soon step down from two positions in which he currently serves for the ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Thursday, May 18, 2017 12:38 am

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Man arrested for burglarizing house on Reynolds Street

A Natchez man is behind bars for reportedly stealing two flat-screen televisions from his Reynolds Street neighbor. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Thursday, May 18, 2017 12:35 am

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Natchez alderman: City paving program should be restarted

The City of Natchez’s street-paving program has been on hold because of financial concerns, but one Natchez alderman wants to see it restarted. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Sunday, May 14, 2017 11:25 pm

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Monterey graduates celebrate beginning of new journey

For the 40 graduates of Monterey High School’s class of 2017, Saturday’s end to their high school days ushered in the beginning of a new ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Sunday, May 14, 2017 12:35 am

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Restoring history: Wilkinson County grocery preserved as museum

In the summer of 1955, Willie and Estelle Arbuthnot opened a small grocery store in the Pinckneyville community, 10 miles west of Woodville. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Sunday, May 14, 2017 12:16 am

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Natchez police to up presence at schools

Officials with the City of Natchez plan to increase police presence at schools and bolster safety in the neighborhoods surrounding schools Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Friday, May 12, 2017 3:36 am

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Woman reportedly robbed at gunpoint on St. Catherine Street

Police are searching for a man who reportedly robbed a woman at gunpoint early Tuesday morning on St. Catherine Street. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Friday, May 12, 2017 3:32 am

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Man charged with residential burglary in Natchez

NATCHEZ — A Natchez man is behind bars for reportedly breaking into a Fisk Avenue house last month. Natchez Police Department Lt. Julius Steele said ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Friday, May 12, 2017 3:02 am

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Natchez aldermen vote to donate Forks of the Road to National Park Service

After seven years of waiting on Congressional approval, the Natchez Board of Aldermen unanimously voted Tuesday to donate city-owned land at the Forks of the ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Thursday, May 11, 2017 12:01 am

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Visit Natchez to host ‘Lunch and Learn’ series

Visit Natchez will host the first in a series of educational Lunch and Learn classes Thursday. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Wednesday, May 10, 2017 11:13 am

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Interim police chief appointed

Following an apparently divisive and contentious end to Natchez Police Chief Daniel White’s tenure, the city’s police force is under new leadership. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Wednesday, May 10, 2017 1:20 am

BREAKING NEWS

Natchez Police Department Lt. Shawn T. King appointed as interim chief

After officially accepting the retirement of Natchez Police Department Chief Daniel White, the Natchez Board of Aldermen appointed NPD Lt. Shawn T. King to serve ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Tuesday, May 9, 2017 3:13 pm

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Natchez police chief officially retires

Natchez Police Chief Daniel White submitted his retirement papers Monday, ending his nearly five-year tenure less than a week after the board of aldermen discussed ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Tuesday, May 9, 2017 12:07 am

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‘Go cup’ zone for alcoholic beverages being planned before law goes into effect

The City of Natchez has started the process to establish a downtown “go cup” zone for alcoholic beverages. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Tuesday, May 9, 2017 12:04 am

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Three of a kind: Mother, daughters talk life lessons over card games

When the weather is nice, Hattie Neal can usually be found spending time with her daughters underneath the carport of her blue house on South ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Monday, May 8, 2017 12:36 am

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Relay raises $151K, beats last year’s total

Miss-Lou Relay for Life took in approximately $22,000 at Friday night’s event, putting the annual fundraiser currently at $151,000 and over last year’s total. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Monday, May 8, 2017 12:06 am

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Officials: City development code does not allow new bars downtown

Prospective business owners looking to open a bar in historic downtown Natchez are out of luck. At least for now, city officials say, until a ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Sunday, May 7, 2017 12:10 am

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Natchez police chief says he is retiring Monday

Natchez Police Chief Daniel White said Friday evening that he plans to retire effective Monday. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Friday, May 5, 2017 8:13 pm

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Board of aldermen defer motion to fire police chief

Following a specially called closed-door meeting of the Natchez Board of Aldermen Thursday morning, Ward 2 Alderman Billie Joe Frazier made a motion to terminate ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Friday, May 5, 2017 12:04 am

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Cancer survivor: Relay for Life is hope

Persistent lower back pain sent Naomi Jones to the doctor in 2014 for what was believed to be a bladder infection. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Friday, May 5, 2017 12:02 am

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