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Friday Night Scoreboard Week 7

Week 7 Games: Ferriday 28, Vidalia 24, final Lakeview 22, Delta Charter 22, halftime Columbia Academy 0, Centreville Academy 0, 7 p.m. kickoff Hillcrest Christian ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 30, 2022 5:48 pm

Crime Reports

Crime Reports: Friday, Sept. 30, 2022

Natchez Police Department No arrests available. Reports — Tuesday Two traffic stops on Seargent S. Prentiss Drive. Accident on Highland Boulevard. Fraud/false pretense on John ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 30, 2022 3:38 pm

Obituaries

Lonnie Carl Moore

MCCOMB – Funeral arrangements for Lonnie Carl Moore, 65, of Natchez who died Wednesday, September 28, 2022, in McComb, are incomplete at West Gate Funeral ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 30, 2022 9:03 am

Obituaries

Ernest Vernon Mallory, Jr.

Nov. 15, 1941 – Sept. 28, 2022 NATCHEZ – Services for Duke Mallory, 80, of Natchez who died Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022, in Natchez will ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 30, 2022 8:59 am

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Sheriff’s office, police round up 7 sex offenders, one at large

VIDALIA, La. — Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office and Ferriday Police Department served arrest warrants for seven different convicted sex offenders and one more at large ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 29, 2022 5:23 pm

Obituaries

Ernest Vernon Mallory, Jr.

Nov. 15, 1941 – Sept. 28, 2022 NATCHEZ – Services for Ernest Vernon “Duke” Mallory, Jr., 80, of Natchez who died Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 29, 2022 4:17 pm

Obituaries

Betty Lee Dennis

April 25, 1928 – Sept. 26, 2022 NATCHEZ- Funeral services for Betty Lee Dennis, 94, who died Monday, Sept. 26, 2022, in Alabama, will be ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 29, 2022 4:15 pm

Obituaries

Casey Ann Hughes, Ph.D.

Feb. 19, 1943 – Sept. 4, 2022 With almost 80 years of life behind her, Casey (ne Madeline Cassyl Jensen) took a courageous step into ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 29, 2022 4:10 pm

Obituaries

Quesha Mecole Brengettsy

May 21, 1983 – Sept. 27, 2022 NATCHEZ – Funeral services for Quesha Mecole Brengettsy, 39, of Vidalia, who died Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022, in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 29, 2022 4:05 pm

Obituaries

Dave York, Jr.

NATCHEZ – Funeral arrangements for Dave York, Jr., 69, of Natchez, who died Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022, in Jackson are incomplete at West Gate Funeral ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 29, 2022 3:37 pm

Obituaries

Mary Hoye Armsted

Sept. 2, 1937 – Sept. 20, 2022 NATCHEZ – Funeral services for Mary Armsted, 85, of Natchez, MS, who passed away on Sept. 20, 2022, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 29, 2022 3:36 pm

Obituaries

Calvin Jermaine Woods

Oct. 21, 1976 – Sept. 25, 2022 NATCHEZ – Graveside Services for Calvin Jermaine Woods, 45, of Natchez, who died Sunday, Sept. 25, 2022, in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 29, 2022 3:35 pm

Obituaries

Quesha Brengettsy

VIDALIA, La. — Funeral arrangements for Quesha Brengettsy, 39, of Vidalia, who died Tuesday, September 27, 2022, are incomplete at West Gate Funeral Home. Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 29, 2022 3:33 pm

Obituaries

Brad Swanzy

Feb. 20, 1959 – Sept. 23, 2022 Brad Swanzy, 63, of Starkville, Mississippi, passed away peacefully in his sleep at his father’s home in Greenwood ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 29, 2022 3:30 pm

Obituaries

Betty Lee Dennis

Funeral arrangements for Betty Lee Dennis, 94, of Alabama, formerly of Natchez, who died Monday, Sept. 26, 2022, in Alabama, are incomplete at West Gate ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 29, 2022 3:28 pm

Obituaries

Eddie Granger, Sr.

March 10, 1952 – Sept. 17, 2022 PERRYTOWN – Funeral Services for Eddie Granger, Sr., 70, of Roxie, who passed away on Sept. 17, 2022, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 29, 2022 3:27 pm

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‘The only way you win is buy a ticket’: Natchez boasts sixth lucky lottery winner this month

A Natchez man made an impressive return on his $1 investment on Tuesday, thanks to a winning lottery ticket. The man won $5,000 in the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 29, 2022 2:44 pm

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Barge catches fire at Natchez port; quickly contained

NATCHEZ —A barge at the Natchez port caught fire at about 11:15 a.m. Thursday and bellowed black smoke that could be seen for miles. The ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 29, 2022 11:35 am

Obituaries

Rosie Marie Ross Jones

Oct. 2, 1930 – Sept. 25, 2022 NATCHEZ – Funeral services for Rosie Marie Ross Jones, 91, of Natchez, who died Sunday, Sept. 25, 2022, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 29, 2022 10:48 am

Obituaries

Robert Lee Thomas

May 9, 1953 – Sept. 23, 2022 FERRIDAY – Funeral services for Robert Lee Thomas, 69, of Gretna, LA formerly of Ferriday, LA will be ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 29, 2022 10:44 am

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