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Nita McCann, Author at Mississippi's Best Community Newspaper


Weather impacting Miss-Lou farmers

NATCHEZ — You might think there’s no way a farmer could run out of tasks to keep him busy — but you’d be wrong. That ... Read more

by Nita McCann, Thursday, March 12, 2015 12:07 am


Education bills bring split opinions

NATCHEZ — Area legislators who could be reached Tuesday had divergent opinions on two education bills – ones on which the deadline for action is ... Read more

by Nita McCann, Thursday, March 12, 2015 12:07 am


Plans progress for city to take Beanfield

NATCHEZ — A bill that would give the state transportation director the authority to transfer the old beanfield property to the City of Natchez has ... Read more

by Nita McCann, Wednesday, March 11, 2015 12:01 am


State tackles hospital meetings

NATCHEZ — Limiting the language in a bill to put hospital board meetings under the state’s Open Meetings Act was not done to circumvent the ... Read more

by Nita McCann, Monday, March 9, 2015 12:13 am


Repairs ahead for fire equipment?

NATCHEZ —The antique fire equipment that has endured the elements next to the fire station on John R. Junkin Drive may be getting a facelift. ... Read more

by Nita McCann, Monday, March 9, 2015 12:11 am


Aldermen to decide fate of engineering services for city

With the city’s contract with Natchez Waterworks for engineering services expiring at the end of this month, aldermen are deciding where they stand. Read more

by Nita McCann, Saturday, March 7, 2015 12:02 am


Bitter cold replaces freezing rain, sleet

National Weather Service forecasts for the Miss-Lou today call for clear skies and a high temperature of 43 degrees — quite a change from Thursday. Read more

by Nita McCann, Friday, March 6, 2015 12:00 am


Natchez Brewing Company debuts new brew

NATCHEZ — For husband-and-wife team of Patrick and Lisa Miller, brewing is more than just a business – it’s a labor of love. That’s evident ... Read more

by Nita McCann, Thursday, March 5, 2015 12:07 am


YMCA to discuss possibility of coming to Natchez

The Natchez-Adams County Recreation Commission will meet with a YMCA executive about the possibility of bringing a Y to the area, said Commission Chairman Tate ... Read more

by Nita McCann, Wednesday, March 4, 2015 12:02 am


Local woman helps give voice to ‘Voice’ competitor

As a voice coach of 20 years, new Adams County resident Rhonda Tarver might watch “The Voice” with strictly academic interest. Read more

by Nita McCann, Wednesday, March 4, 2015 12:01 am


Winter weather milder than expected, another cold front on the way

The winter weather Natchez braved Monday night and Tuesday morning was milder than expected, but another weather system is waiting in the wings. Read more

by Nita McCann, Tuesday, February 24, 2015 5:23 pm


Freezing rain expected in the area tonight

Those who watch the weather have a message for the Miss-Lou: don’t go out tonight unless it is an emergency. Read more

by Nita McCann, Monday, February 23, 2015 11:47 am