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We support the Natchez entertainment industry

While it’s easy to complain when retailers skip Halloween and Thanksgiving and put out their Christmas decorations too ...

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Hyrdro plant’s role, future critical for Vidalia

When Sidney Murray had a vision for a hydroelectric plant in Concordia Parish, Louisiana, nearly 40 years ago, ...

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Americans will unite in wake of this tragedy

Editor’s note: this is a reprint of the original editorial published Sept. 12, 2001, in The Democrat. Shock. ...

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Plenty of ways to help with relief efforts

Miss-Lou residents who want to help provide relief for Hurricane Ida victims in south Louisiana have several options. ...

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Get ready to work Natchez

How wonderful it is to see a new business locating here — any new business. But a new ...

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Much to look forward to this fall in Natchez

Spring is the best time of year — until fall, that is. Nothing quite beats the rush you ...

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We want you to share your memory of 9/11

It is hard to believe one of the darkest days in American history unfolded on television screens across ...

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Good to see Mississippi in a position to help

Luke 12:48 says, “To him much is given, much will be required.” The meaning of this scripture was ...

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Take time right now to get ready for Ida

We hope you are taking time today to prepare for the arrival of Hurricane Ida. All indications are ...

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The mark you leave while here, the mark you leave behind

Natchez musician Stan Smith died this week. He left behind three sons Josh Smith, Ross Smith and Brandon ...

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Vaccine could save your life

It’s almost every day now that someone in the Miss-Lou dies with COVID-19. What is worse, more and ...

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Nothing excites like high school football season

High school football got under way in earnest Friday night, heralding a season of exhilaration and joy for ...

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Word of Eola Hotel project good news here

In the midst of a pandemic, Natchez has continued to make progressive steps to bring more businesses to ...

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We’re excited for depot to be restaurant again

A little less than a two-hour drive from here, there is a popular waterside restaurant called Cock of ...

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Delta Fuel Company deserves praise for investment here

On Wednesday, Delta Fuel Company announced they are moving their headquarters to downtown Natchez at 521 Main St. ...

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What seems a little thing makes a BIG impact

There is something to be said about businesses that give back to their community and people who help ...

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To mask or not to mask; choice is yours

For a second time on Monday, the Adams County Board of Supervisors were approached about implementing a mask ...

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Schools right to require students to mask up

The Natchez Adams School District board of education deserves our praise for its leadership in making decisions that, ...

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Great leadership from those who moved I-14 forward

Opportunity is on the horizon and its name is Interstate 14. On Tuesday, the U.S. Senate unanimously voted ...

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Do your part to help kids get back to school as safely, smoothly

When we were growing up, it could take us about two weeks or more to get back into ...

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