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Suspect in 2019 kidnapping, sexual assault in Natchez arrested

NATCHEZ — A man from an alleged kidnapping and sexual assault at Andrews Tavern in 2019 was arrested last week in Tangipahoa Parish. Natchez Police ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 10:43 am

News

Natchez graduates looking forward to college, careers after getting head start on higher education

NATCHEZ — As schools prepare to start a new school year in the weeks ahead, more than 150 graduates of Natchez High School and 40 ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Monday, July 26, 2021 5:42 pm

News

Beloved long-time Chancery Clerk, attorney in Adams County dies at 81

NATCHEZ — Thomas J. O’Beirne, a long-time Chancery Clerk of Adams County, died Sunday at age 81. Left to cherish his memory is his wife, ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Monday, July 26, 2021 5:08 pm

News

Hallmark Channel Christmas movie filming in Natchez in August

NATCHEZ — A Hallmark Channel Christmas movie will be filming here in Natchez next month. Daniel Lewis of Evergreen Film Productions said the film stars ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Friday, July 23, 2021 8:10 pm

Business

Mayor makes Eola announcement during State of City address

NATCHEZ — Natchez Mayor Dan Gibson’s first State of the City Address on Friday was not just about celebrating the developments that have happened in ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Friday, July 23, 2021 8:06 pm

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Carnival in Natchez next month to be movie set for upcoming film

NATCHEZ — The Crooked Letter Picture Company Carnival next month will afford attendees an opportunity to walk on a movie set before the cameras start ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Friday, July 23, 2021 3:24 pm

Business

Magnolia Bluff’s requiring masks or face coverings for customers, employees

NATCHEZ — Magnolia Bluff’s Casino & Hotel will once again be requiring all patrons and employees to wear masks or face coverings, effective Sunday, July ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Friday, July 23, 2021 1:03 pm

COVID-19

Physician Kenneth Stubbs urges vaccination

NATCHEZ — The rise in COVID-19 cases with the onslaught of the Delta variant is being felt locally, said Natchez physician Dr. Kenneth Stubbs. Stubbs ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Thursday, July 22, 2021 5:46 pm

Business

New shop highlights refreshed furniture, other artists’ creations, gifts and more

NATCHEZ — Riva Chic, a new business next to Soda Pops at the Natchez Mall, celebrated its grand opening and ribbon cutting on Wednesday. Riva ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Thursday, July 22, 2021 5:42 pm

COVID-19

Dobbs touts monoclonal antibody treatment amid fourth wave of infections

NATCHEZ — State Health Officer Dr. Thomas Dobbs has touted the monoclonal antibody treatment on twitter, in recent days. He said those who get COVID ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 6:09 pm

Business

Miami native, business owner offers a selection of unique items from home

Sophia Conde, 23, spends a lot of her time these days in her happy place, a loft above the Conde Contemporary art gallery in downtown ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Monday, July 19, 2021 4:32 pm

COVID-19

NASD to requires all students to wear masks upcoming school year

NATCHEZ — Natchez Adams School District officials plan for in person learning to resume at its fullest during the 2021-2022 school year with COVID-19 safety ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Monday, July 19, 2021 3:58 pm

News

Traffic advisory: Only one left-turn lane at U.S. 84, U.S. 61 intersection

NATCHEZ — The Mississippi Department of Transportation issued a traffic advisory Friday regarding a left-turn lane at the intersection of U.S. 84 or John R. ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Monday, July 19, 2021 1:51 pm

COVID-19

Bradford: Adams County COVID-19 task force to resume meetings in response to delta variant spread

NATCHEZ — Adams County Emergency Management Director Robert Bradford said the Adams County COVID-19 task force would resume meetings in response to cases rising due ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Monday, July 19, 2021 1:21 pm

Style feature

Record-setting artist, author moves studio from New Orleans to Natchez

Jax Frey, a New Orleans author and painter, has recently moved her home and art studio in Natchez. Frey is the author behind the Gumbeaux ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Sunday, July 18, 2021 10:20 am

News

First State of the City address set for July 23

NATCHEZ — In the past year, the City of Natchez has evolved from surviving a pandemic to thriving with a number of new developments and ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Friday, July 16, 2021 7:52 pm

News

Historic marker honors first two victims of Freedom Summer

MEADVILLE — On Thursday, a Mississippi Department of Archives and History historical marker was unveiled off of U.S. 84 in Meadville, which commemorates the lives ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Friday, July 16, 2021 7:46 pm

News

Bishop Gunn releases new album ‘Gypsy Cadillac’ after break-up

NATCHEZ — The late release of the Bishop Gunn album “Gypsy Cadillac” on Friday, July 9 —more than a year after band members announced they ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Thursday, July 15, 2021 7:14 pm

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Natchez officials accept property donation near Eola for potential parking garage

NATCHEZ — The Natchez Mayor and Board of Aldermen on Thursday accepted a donation of the Fry Building, located at the corner of Pearl and ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Thursday, July 15, 2021 5:42 pm

News

Convenience store files lawsuit against City of Natchez after raid, aldermen vote to pursue closing store for ‘public nuisance’

NATCHEZ — After a raid and temporary closure of convenience store located at 1 Aldrich St. near Cathedral School in June, owners have since reopened ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Thursday, July 15, 2021 12:27 pm

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