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News

Suspect identified in 2018 Myrtle Drive burglary using DNA

NATCHEZ — Adams County Sheriff’s Office has identified a suspect of a 2018 burglary on Myrtle Drive using DNA recovered at the scene of the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, June 18, 2021 8:28 pm

Crime Reports

Crime Reports: June 18, 2021

Natchez Police Department Arrests — Thursday Dementric McKnight, 21, 35 Brenham Ave., on a charge of attempted murder. No bond set. Arrests — Wednesday Michael ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, June 18, 2021 6:33 pm

Opinion

Supreme Court ‘shall’ give judges a pay raise

In the parlance of Mississippi Supreme Court justices, the word “shall” means maybe when it comes to fully funding public school districts. But when justices ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, June 18, 2021 5:46 pm

Obituaries

Henry James Fleming

March 25 1949 – June 16, 2021 NATCHEZ — Funeral services for Henry James Fleming, 72, of Natchez, who died June 16, 2021, will be ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, June 18, 2021 1:33 pm

Opinion

Big decisions await governor, voters after session

Louisiana lawmakers wrangled their votes, worked out their deals and wrapped up their session. But they still have two hurdles to getting their most significant ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, June 18, 2021 9:26 am

Crime Reports

Crime Reports: June 18, 2021

Natchez Police Department Arrests — Wednesday Arron Thomas, 53, Natchez, on charges of three counts of contempt of court: failure to appear. Bond set at ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, June 18, 2021 9:25 am

ACCS sports

Rebels use 7v7 to stay fit, have fun in offseason

NATCHEZ — Most high school football teams have already begun taking part on 7-on-7 games this month to get ready for the upcoming 2021 football ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, June 17, 2021 3:10 pm

Obituaries

Frank Earl Jackson

May 8, 1952 – June 6, 2021 Frank Earl Jackson, 69, retired from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, passed away on Sunday, June 6, 2021, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, June 17, 2021 12:17 pm

Obituaries

Martinique Essrome Rounds

Nov. 2, 1976 – June 13, 2021 NATCHEZ — Services for Martinque Essrome Rounds, 44, of Natchez, who died Sunday, June 13, 2021, in Natchez ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, June 17, 2021 12:16 pm

Obituaries

Mona Faye Bergeron Jackson

Mona Faye Bergeron Jackson, a native of New Orleans, La., and a resident of Bayou Dularge, La., peacefully transitioned this life at Ochsner Hospital in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, June 17, 2021 8:29 am

Obituaries

Doris Ables Free

Oct. 23, 1949 – June 15, 2021 VIDALIA, La. — Funeral services for Doris Ables Free, 71, of Vidalia, La., will be held at Young’s ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, June 17, 2021 8:28 am

Obituaries

Gloria Mae Ellis

JONESVILLE, La. — Funeral services for Gloria Mae Ellis of Jonesville, La., will be held Saturday, June 19, 2021, at 1 p.m. at Saint Mary ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, June 17, 2021 8:27 am

Obituaries

Irma Jean Jackson

NATCHEZ — Funeral arrangements for Mrs. Irma Jean Jackson, 69, of Natchez, who died Tuesday, June 15, 2021, in Natchez, are incomplete at West Gate ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, June 17, 2021 8:26 am

Obituaries

Mildred B. Jones

Sept. 15, 1937 – June 11, 2021 NATCHEZ — Graveside services for Mildred B. Jones, 88, of Natchez, who died Friday, June 11, 2021 in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, June 17, 2021 8:10 am

Obituaries

Sandra Jo Rogillio Hoover

Jan. 1, 1943 – June 15, 2021 NATCHEZ — Memorial services for Sandra Jo Rogillio Hoover, 78, of Natchez who died Tuesday, June 15, 2021 ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, June 17, 2021 7:54 am

News

Lemonade stand raises funds for new playground equipment

By CHLOE ABERNATHY VIDALIA, La. — Campers at Neverland Day Camp turned to a good, old-fashioned lemonade stand on Tuesday to raise money for playground ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, June 16, 2021 3:23 pm

Courthouse Records

Court Case Conclusions: June 15, 2021

Adams County Justice Court Week of June 4-10: None. Adams County Circuit Court Thursday, June 10: Kiandas Washington, who was found not guilty of first-degree ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:06 pm

Crime Reports

Crime Reports: June 15, 2021

Natchez Police Department Arrests — Monday Richard Fleming, 54, 1011 Highland Oaks Drive, Natchez, on charge of contempt of court: failure to appear. No bond ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:01 pm

Courthouse Records

Courthouse Records: June 15, 2021

Adams County June 4-10 Civil suits: Javar Dunbar v. Talia Ellis et al. Estate of Elsie Mae Buckles. Dorianna Quinones Oneal v. Natchez-Adams School District. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, June 15, 2021 5:56 pm

News

eWIC benefit cards now available in Mississippi

JACKSON — Through the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) at the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH), participants statewide are ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, June 15, 2021 5:03 pm

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