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Senate passes $1.1 trillion spending bill with local benefits

A $1.1 trillion dollar spending bill awaiting President Donald Trump’s signature will allow the expansion of Natchez National Historical Park and increasing funding for Mississippi ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Thursday, May 4, 2017 11:59 pm

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Alderman makes motion to fire police chief, action deferred

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, Thursday, May 4, 2017 12:37 pm

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Weekly downtown farmers’ market to be open during summer

Despite the closure of the Natchez Farmers Market, local residents will still have an opportunity to purchase locally grown food and handmade wares weekly throughout ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Thursday, May 4, 2017 12:04 am

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Natchez woman charged for stabbing man three times in back

A Natchez woman was arrested Tuesday for reportedly stabbing a man in the back three times at a Lewis Drive residence Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Thursday, May 4, 2017 12:03 am

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Forks of the Road could soon be part of Natchez National Historical Park

The Forks of the Road site is one step closer to becoming part of the Natchez National Historical Park. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Wednesday, May 3, 2017 12:03 am

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Police respond to shots fired in area of Martin Luther King Jr. Street

Natchez police and Adams County sheriff’s deputies searched Tuesday night for clues after multiple shots were reportedly fired in the area of Martin Luther King ... Read more

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

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Teen charged with attempted murder for Southmoor Drive shooting

A 17-year-old youth has been charged with attempted murder for reportedly shooting a Natchez man four times Monday night on Southmoor Drive. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Wednesday, May 3, 2017 12:00 am

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Man shot multiple times on Southmoor Drive

A 32-year-old man was airlifted to a Jackson hospital after he was shot multiple times Monday night at a Southmoor Drive residence. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Tuesday, May 2, 2017 12:04 am

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Officials: CodeRED alerts can save lives

If you’re trying to stay weather aware by checking Facebook, you are doing it wrong. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Tuesday, May 2, 2017 12:02 am

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Weather service confirms EF2 tornado struck Adams County Sunday

Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant declared a state of emergency Monday, following several tornadoes throughout the state Sunday, including an EF2 twister that hit the Cloverdale ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Monday, May 1, 2017 7:00 pm

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Natchez police up presence at Carpenter Apartments

Natchez police are increasing their presence at Carpenter Apartments following complaints from residents about loitering and other issues. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Friday, April 28, 2017 11:54 pm

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City officials, residents talk police response time

Following complaints from residents, City of Natchez officials are looking for answers to why police response times seem slow. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Friday, April 28, 2017 12:03 am

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Proposal to develop former General Hospital tabled, city to seek AG opinion

The City of Natchez has hit pause on plans to develop the former General Hospital to seek an attorney general’s opinion on whether a proposal ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Thursday, April 27, 2017 1:23 am

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Developer: Eola may become hotel again

After a change of heart by its owner, the Natchez Eola Hotel may soon be back in business. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Wednesday, April 26, 2017 12:52 am

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Natchez Eola may reopen as hotel

The owner of the Natchez Eola Hotel building told the Natchez Board of Aldermen Tuesday that he is exploring the idea of reopening the historic ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Tuesday, April 25, 2017 7:35 pm

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Work ongoing for new Regions Bank, new hotel on Franklin Street

Regions Bank expects to open its Canal Street location currently under construction in late July, and work should begin soon after to convert the bank’s ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Monday, April 24, 2017 12:44 am

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Eola owner to update aldermen on status of project

More than two years after the Eola Hotel closed, City of Natchez officials are seeking answers about the future plans for the historic downtown building. Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Sunday, April 23, 2017 12:53 am

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CPA firm hired to assist interim-city clerk

A Madison-based accounting firm will be overseeing the operations of the Natchez City Clerk’s office in an effort to help get the office up to ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Sunday, April 23, 2017 12:51 am

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Mazique remembered for quiet, strong leadership

Soft-spoken and humble, Mamie Lee Mazique had a quiet bravery and unwavering dedication that sowed seeds of hope during turbulent times and cultivated change throughout ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Friday, April 21, 2017 12:00 am

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Woman reportedly tries to run man over, crashes into building

A Natchez woman was arrested Wednesday evening after allegedly trying to run over a man with an SUV, crashing into a building on Martin Luther ... Read more

by Lindsey Shelton, Thursday, April 20, 2017 3:24 am

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