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Man dies after shootout on Gillespie Street in Vidalia, suspects in custody

VIDALIA, La. — Vidalia Police are investigating a shootout where one man was killed on Gillespie Street on Wednesday afternoon. Police have two suspects in ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Wednesday, September 14, 2022 6:08 pm

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Judge candidate’s campaign sign vandalized

NATCHEZ — Adams County Sheriff’s Office was notified Monday afternoon of the vandalism of a judge candidate’s campaign sign and is now seeking the public’s ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Wednesday, September 14, 2022 2:54 pm

Business

BEST OF MISS-LOU: Winners announced during annual awards celebration

NATCHEZ — The Best in the Miss-Lou, including barbers, doctors, caterers, photographers, mechanics, restaurants, retailers and more received their due recognition on Tuesday evening at ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Tuesday, September 13, 2022 11:47 pm

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ROAD WORK AHEAD: Police Jury moving forward with over $2 million worth of road improvements

VIDALIA, La. — Concordia Parish is one step closer to seeing new asphalt on its roads. On Monday, the Concordia Parish Police Jury authorized its ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Tuesday, September 13, 2022 1:48 pm

BREAKING NEWS

Highway Patrol investigating fatal 18-wheeler wreck in Franklin County

MEADVILLE — Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal 18-wheeler accident that occurred this morning on U.S. 84 in Franklin County. A photo of the ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Tuesday, September 13, 2022 11:04 am

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Wilkinson County man dies in hit-and-run accident

A Wilkinson County man died after a hit-and-run accident late Monday evening. Herman Davis, 69, was pronounced dead at 9:28 p.m. at Merit Health Natchez ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Tuesday, September 13, 2022 10:21 am

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SCHOOL OFFICIAL: No gunshots had been fired at Natchez High School homecoming bonfire

NATCHEZ — No gunshots were fired at a Natchez High School homecoming bonfire as social media rumors had claimed on Monday evening, Natchez Adams School ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Monday, September 12, 2022 10:00 pm

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UPDATE: Mayor Dan Gibson describes time with Morgan Freeman, ‘I’ll never forget it’

NATCHEZ — Natchez Mayor Dan Gibson said he will never forget the experience he had as he presented actor Morgan Freeman with a Key to ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Monday, September 12, 2022 1:44 pm

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Celebrity actor Morgan Freeman receives key to the City of Natchez

NATCHEZ — Natchez, the Hollywood of the South, for months now has been a filming destination for a new History Channel documentary, “Great Escapes with ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Monday, September 12, 2022 10:11 am

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Employees move out of school board building because of mold

VIDALIA, La. — The Concordia Parish School Board is having to relocate employees and seek remediation and testing of a mold issue at the board’s ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Monday, September 12, 2022 4:00 am

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‘Earl the Pearl,’ Beloved appliance repairman, coach dies

NATCHEZ — Oftentimes it’s the loud, outgoing people that others remember long after they’re gone. But that isn’t who Earl Hefley was. Rather, he was ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Saturday, September 10, 2022 9:00 am

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‘The Voice of Walmart,’ Late employee of 35 years honored with memorial balloon release

NATCHEZ — Dozens of Natchez Walmart employees replaced their traditional blue and yellow vests with bright red T-shirts on Friday and carried red and white ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Saturday, September 10, 2022 4:30 am

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‘Unwavering commitment’: Natchezian in England shares perspective after Queen Elizabeth II’s death

NATCHEZ — From the United Kingdom to the Mississippi Delta, where Britain’s longest-reigning monarch Queen Elizabeth II never set foot, news of her death echoed ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Thursday, September 8, 2022 4:51 pm

Business

Employee raises break county budget

NATCHEZ — County officials will have to perform major surgery on their budget to move fund balances out of the red and into the black, ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Thursday, September 8, 2022 9:05 am

News

‘This is the one time I was upset to be the sheriff of this parish’: Daycare workers, owner sentenced in child abuse case

VIDALIA, La. — One by one, parents of at least 10 children who attended Noah’s Ark Christian Childcare in Vidalia, including the sheriff of Concordia ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Wednesday, September 7, 2022 8:32 pm

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Police rule death a suicide after woman’s body found in the Mississippi River

NATCHEZ — Natchez police have ruled the death of a woman whose body was found in the Mississippi River on Thursday a suicide. The body ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Wednesday, September 7, 2022 10:03 am

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3 vehicles stolen from Natchez dealership taken for drag racing joy ride by juveniles, police say

NATCHEZ — During the early morning hours Sunday, three vehicles were stolen from Mississippi Auto Direct in Natchez, Natchez Police Chief Joseph Daughtry said. Investigators ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Wednesday, September 7, 2022 9:38 am

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‘I want honest answers,’ County to begin Phase One of road resurfacing project

NATCHEZ — After 20 years and no answers, taxpaying residents along treacherous Morgantown Road are growing impatient for work to widen and resurface the roadway ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Tuesday, September 6, 2022 8:22 pm

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Sojourner reflects on last legislative session

NATCHEZ — As the keynote speaker of Thursday’s Kiwanis meeting at the Natchez Grand Hotel, Melanie Sojourner, District 37 senator and a Natchez native, reflected ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Monday, September 5, 2022 5:00 am

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VIDEO: Happy 100th Birthday Julius Carter

NATCHEZ — Sirens blared as the Carter family waved at sheriff’s deputies, firemen and friends passing by their house at the end of Blair Court ... Read more

by Sabrina Robertson, Sunday, September 4, 2022 2:19 pm

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