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City readies for Spring Pilgrimage 2021

NATCHEZ — Next weekend, Spring Pilgrimage is coming back again after an abrupt cancellation of last year’s event due to COVID-19. Three museum houses and ... Read more

8 hours ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Waterproof crash claims two lives

TENSAS PARISH — Friday, shortly after 7 a.m., Louisiana State Troop F Police responded to a single-vehicle accident that claimed the life of both the ... Read more

8 hours ago by Staff Reports.

City: Be patient with limb clean up

NATCHEZ — For residents of Natchez who have piles of limbs and other debris from the late February winter storm waiting to be collected, the ... Read more

8 hours ago by Jan Griffey.

New chicken tender restaurant coming to Natchez

Editor’s note: A previous version of this story erroneously specified the location for Huey Magoo’s restaurant in Natchez. Below is the corrected version. We regret ... Read more

2 days ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Mississippi expands COVID vaccine eligibility to anyone 50 or older

JACKSON — Mississippi is expanding the COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to anyone fifty years of age or older. Gov. Tate Reeves announced the new eligibility range ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

New Visit Natchez director aiming to bridge gap between tourism partners

NATCHEZ — Visit Natchez’s new Executive Director Devin Heath’s first Natchez encounter was on a weekend visit many years ago. Like anyone else, Heath said ... Read more

2 days ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Vidalia man turns himself in to Ferriday police for October shooting incident

VIDALIA — On Monday, Ferriday Police arrested a man who allegedly shot into a crowd after a softball game in Ferriday in October 2020. Investigator ... Read more

2 days ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Governor’s orders do not relax local COVID-19 restrictions

NATCHEZ — Governor Tate Reeves signed Executive Order 1549 Tuesday lessening restrictions meant to curb the spread of COVID-19. However, local COVID-19 mandates remain in ... Read more

3 days ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Forbes calls Natchez No. 5 in “Top 10 Best Places In America” to avoid pandemic

NATCHEZ — Natchez was number five in a Forbes.com article by Peter Lane Taylor called, “The Top Ten Best Places In America To Travel Right ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Gov. Reeves lessens COVID-19 restrictions

JACKSON — Governor Tate Reeves signed Executive Order 1549 Tuesday lessening the mandatory restrictions meant to curb the spread of COVID-19. This order will go ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Neighbor helping neighbor a common sight after winter storm

NATCHEZ — Immediately after a winter storm caused widespread damage across the Miss-Lou two weeks ago, helpful neighbors in the community help lessen the impact ... Read more

4 days ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Supervisors: No employee raises possible because of budget concerns

NATCHEZ — Pay raises cannot be given to Adams County employees this fiscal year due to budget concerns, members of the Board of Supervisors said ... Read more

4 days ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Chamber pot spares Stanton Hall from further storm damage

NATCHEZ — The ice storm of a century hit Natchez just a few weeks before Spring Pilgrimage kicks off on March 13. Thankfully, historic treasures ... Read more

4 days ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Supervisors approve payment system for attorneys

NATCHEZ — The issue of pay for public defenders in Adams County got even muddier on Monday. The Adams County Board of Supervisors agreed to ... Read more

4 days ago by Sabrina Robertson.

3 alleged to have broken into vehicles in Beau Pre in Adams County custody

NATCHEZ — Three men law enforcement believe are tied to a string of automobile burglaries in the Beau Pre subdivision last month are now in ... Read more

5 days ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Six scouts sworn in as Eagle Scouts together

Six members of Troop 158 were sworn in as Eagle Scouts on Sunday afternoon in Natchez. The scouts earned the highest advancement rank a boy ... Read more

5 days ago by Hunter Cloud.

Dart:Sagos mix business with Rhythm Night Club passion project

NATCHEZ — Monroe Sago details cars for his business on the same lot as his passion project, the Rhythm Night Club museum, at 5 St. ... Read more

6 days ago by Hunter Cloud.

J&J’s 1-dose shot cleared, giving US 3rd COVID-19 vaccine

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is getting a third vaccine to prevent COVID-19, as the Food and Drug Administration on Saturday cleared a Johnson & ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Author Richard Grant speaks about book, Natchez at Natchez Literary and Cinema Celebration

Author Richard Grant spoke about his book “The Deepest South of All: True Stories from Natchez, Mississippi” in a Facebook Live talk for the Natchez ... Read more

7 days ago by Hunter Cloud.

New machinery introduced at Natchez countertop business

NATCHEZ — Slowly but surely, a brand new 20,000-pound machine was moved by crane inch by inch into The Rock Shop on John R. Junkin ... Read more

7 days ago by Sabrina Robertson.

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