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Beauty Baskets: Garden Lovers enhance town with flower displays

There are 90 flower baskets hanging from the city polls on the Natchez bluff and in the downtown Natchez area. These baskets were bought and ... Read more

1 day ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Second graders talk about what makes their mothers special

By Hunter Cloud and Sabrina Robertson The Natchez Democrat NATCHEZ — Second-grade students at Cathedral, Adams County Christian School and McLaurin Elementary all had a ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

At the Farmers Market

One thing is for sure. The Downtown Natchez Farmers Market is full of interesting vendors who come from all over the surrounding area to share ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Natchez native follows movie making dreams in short order

Natchez native Brian Duong drove past Smoot’s when something caught his eye, and it set off a wave of creativity. Ideas started flowing, and he ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Hunter Cloud.

Kirkwood-Brakel

Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Kirkwood announce the engagement of their daughter, Madalyn Marie Kirkwood to Benjamin Joseph Brakel, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Brakel ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Restaurant keeps crawfish, customers coming

Steam rises as Dorothy “D” Jones stirs a boiling pot of crawfish as Zydeco music plays at C&M Crawfish in Vidalia. C&M owner Shannon Melton ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Hunter Cloud.

Spring is busy season for parish crawfish farm

Bo Mahony and Koepp Lanehart circle crawfish ponds to grab crawfish traps and dump their catch into plastic tubs in their boats each day at ... Read more

4 weeks ago by Hunter Cloud.

Give you something to taco ’bout

You don’t have to save taco-eating for just Tuesdays, you know. While it may work out better for a hashtag or those looking to boost ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

ACCS graduate excited to reign over Spring Pilgrimage

The 2021 Natchez Garden Club King said he has seen almost every part of the annual Natchez garden club pageant in which local cast members ... Read more

1 month ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Natchez Garden Club introduces 2021 Royal Court to reign during Spring Pilgrimage

Royal Maids Abigail Lynn Branton Abigail “Abby” Lynn Branton s the daughter of Woody and Jenny Townsend and Donald Branton and the granddaughter of Lynette ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Light at end of tunnel

Jeninie Guido  The Natchez Democrat After a year of feeling cooped up and secluded, we’re starting to see the rest of the world again. I ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Cathedral graduate honored to reign over Spring Pilgrimage

The 2021 queen of the Natchez Garden Club Royal Court said she is excited to represent Spring Pilgrimage with her family by her side. Emily ... Read more

1 month ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Downtown Karla Brown stumbles upon journal entry from first trip to Natchez

NATCHEZ — Karla Brown’s story of discovering Natchez, now her home, is a fascinating one that begins in 2003. As a child growing up in ... Read more

2 months ago by Jan Griffey.

How do you like your strawberries?

There are so many things to do with a fresh flat of Louisiana strawberries. Slice them, and let them soak in sugar. Wash them, and ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

Column: At the Farmers’ Market

With warmer temperatures and sunny Saturday mornings, you can guarantee that locals and visitors alike will be flocking downtown to the weekly Downtown Farmer’s Market ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

New vision for local tastes has begun

By Jennie Guido The Natchez Democrat There’s been something a-buzz for months on High Street between Canal and Broadway. Renovations have been happening. Businesses have ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

Nothing says spring like deviled eggs

Nothing screams “spring!” like and outdoor brunch featuring deviled eggs. But when ordinary eggs don’t delight try some unique ways to prepare addictive devilish eggs ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

It’s salad season!

No matter what Phil the groundhog saw, it’s spring in Natchez. My sinuses told me over the week that things are starting to bloom; my ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Reports.

Balloon race pilot finds new nest in Natchez

It took less than three years of being a part of Natchez’s Great Mississippi River Balloon Race for a St. Peters, Missouri, hot air balloonist ... Read more

2 months ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Bark scale more of concern than freeze for crape myrtles

While many are concerned about last week’s winter storm causing damage to our crape myrtles, a well-known Mississippi horticulturist says not to worry. “There’s nothing ... Read more

3 months ago by Jan Griffey.

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