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Bridgewater-Irving gets our pick for Ward 4 alderman

Being an effective alderwoman requires meeting, connecting, communicating and working with residents to do the public’s business. Read more

6 hours ago by Editorial Board.

Hall is our pick for Ward 1 Natchez alderman

Voters will go to the polls Tuesday to vote in the Natchez municipal general election to decide who will serve the next four years in ... Read more

2 days ago by Editorial Board.

Stimulus could help tourism

If open for business signs are displayed in local shop windows and there are no tourists to see them are the shops really open? Read more

1 week ago by Editorial Board.

Celebrate our freedoms safely this weekend

On Saturday, we celebrate our nation’s independence from Great Britain with the anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, ... Read more

1 week ago by Editorial Board.

Great work, NPD, in solving case of Turning Angel

People throughout the Miss-Lou, state and nation were appalled last week when the Turning Angel statue was damaged after it was toppled from its pedestal. Read more

1 week ago by Editorial Board.

Keeping COVID in check is now up to each of us

When the COVID-19 pandemic first hit, people took the disease and it’s potential to spread seriously. Read more

2 weeks ago by Editorial Board.

Natchez right to delay spending on pool upgrade

The Natchez Board of Aldermen made the right decision Tuesday night when they voted to delay proceeding with improvements to the community swimming pool until ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Editorial Board.

City must keep eye on budget’s bottom line

No doubt the COVID-19 pandemic has dealt a blow to the City of Natchez’s coffers. Read more

2 weeks ago by Editorial Board.

Sign of more to come in COVID-19?

Those who believe the COVID-19 crisis is declining or believe the pandemic is overblown need to peek inside what is happening at the Vidalia Mills ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Editorial Board.

Plan for NASD fall reopening good for COVID era

Natchez Adams School District officials have announced a plan to reopen schools on Aug. 10. Read more

3 weeks ago by Editorial Board.

Pay attention to road when you are driving

Over the past weekend, two people lost their lives to automobiles. Read more

3 weeks ago by Editorial Board.

Welcome back to Natchez, tourists

COVID-19 dealt a tough blow to businesses of every stripe, but none more so, perhaps, than those businesses associated with tourism. Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

City should put pool upgrades project on hold

We have all heard the common adage, “The only thing certain in uncertain times is uncertainty.” Read more

4 weeks ago by Editorial Board.

Consider volunteering at local charities

The COVID-19 pandemic has been tough on just about everyone, including not only individuals but also big and small businesses and organizations. Read more

1 month ago by Editorial Board.

Clean races run all around in primary

The voters have spoken in the Natchez Municipal Democratic Party Primary election and all but one alderman seat is settled in the primary race. Read more

1 month ago by Editorial Board.

Peaceful protest is most effective

A group of young men and women demonstrated the power of peaceful protest when they marched down Martin Luther King Jr. Street on Wednesday morning. Read more

1 month ago by Editorial Board.

Natchez is smartly reopened for business

Natchez is back in business and that business is looking pretty good, according to some Miss-Lou hoteliers and casino operators. Read more

1 month ago by Editorial Board.

Gibson gets our pick in difficult decision

The good news for voters in the City of Natchez is the two candidates for mayor in the Democratic primary Tuesday each would serve the ... Read more

1 month ago by Editorial Board.

Our choices for Natchez aldermen

Natchez voters will go to the polls on Tuesday to choose aldermen for city wards 1, 4 and 6. Read more

1 month ago by Editorial Board.

Important tradition survives COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed many aspects of our daily lives in the past few months. Read more

1 month ago by Editorial Board.

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