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Woman in custody following early morning assault on her father

A daughter is in jail after being arrested for attacking her father, leaving him beaten and bloodied. According to Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace, Lacey ... Read more

12 hours ago by Tim Reeves.

Troopers implement Operation S.T.O.P. campaign

JACKSON — The Mississippi Highway Patrol, in conjunction with the Mississippi Department of Education, is implementing the Operation S.T.O.P. (Safe Transport Of Pupils) traffic safety ... Read more

16 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Federal COVID-19 funds to help expand broadband access in Central Mississippi

RIDGELAND — C Spire announced Monday it plans to install more than 33 miles of underground fiber infrastructure in unserved parts of Hinds, Madison, Amite ... Read more

16 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Lawsuit seeks clarity on Mississippi voting amid COVID-19

JACKSON (AP) — A new lawsuit says Mississippi’s absentee voting law is confusing and could be applied inconsistently during the coronavirus pandemic. The lawsuit was ... Read more

16 hours ago by The Associated Press.

Today’s the deadline: Vicksburg Living wants to feature you and your pets

They say dogs are a man’s best friend. This may be true, but pets — beloved members of the family — come in all types, ... Read more

21 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Cooperate with contact tracing inquiries

By Nathan Gregory | MSU Extension Service   Students returning to universities, colleges and grade schools in the era of COVID-19 may eventually get calls ... Read more

22 hours ago by Staff Reports.

City moves ahead with plans to construct pickleball courts

Vicksburg’s pickleball enthusiasts are one step closer to getting their own courts. The Board of Mayor and Aldermen Monday authorized City Clerk Walter Osborne to ... Read more

2 days ago by John Surratt.

Police charge second man in Best Western shooting

Vicksburg police have arrested a second man in the July 31 shooting of two men at the Best Western Hotel, 2445 North Frontage Road. Glenn ... Read more

2 days ago by John Surratt.

County records 30 new COVID-19 cases with two deaths

After two days with a total of six cases, Warren County reported 30 new cases of the COVID-19 virus and two new deaths, according to ... Read more

2 days ago by John Surratt.

Oops: Mosquito flag chosen accidentally, removed from consideration

When the Commission to Redesign the Mississippi State Flag announced Monday the 147 flags that had advanced to round two of the selection process, one ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Porter’s Chapel Academy reports first day of school went to plan

With nearly 200 students arriving Monday morning, Porter’s Chapel Academy became the first school in Warren County to begin its 2020-21 school year — a ... Read more

3 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Gatherings at parking garages and parking lots draw scrutiny from city officials

Mayor George Flaggs Jr. is considering an ordinance prohibiting groups from congregating on the city’s public parking garage and other parking lots in the city ... Read more

3 days ago by John Surratt.

Flag commission trims new state flag designs down to 147

The Commission to Redesign the Mississippi State Flag considered the nearly 3,000 flag submissions and narrowed their choices to 147. View their choices here: https://picti.net/X7UB8. Commission ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Vicksburg Living wants to feature your family’s pets in upcoming edition

They say dogs are a man’s best friend. This may be true, but pets — beloved members of the family — come in all types, ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Police looking for individual involved in Saturday shooting

Vicksburg police are looking for an individual in connection with the Saturday shooting of a man at the Cypress Hill Apartments, 402 Locust St. The ... Read more

4 days ago by John Surratt.

After spike, four new COVID-19 cases reported in Warren County and one death

After setting a record for new COVID-19 cases Saturday with 56, four new cases were reported for Warren County Sunday with one new death according ... Read more

4 days ago by John Surratt.

Legislature returns to Jackson Monday

The Mississippi Legislature goes back in session in Jackson at 1 p.m. Monday. A notice of the call was published Saturday by Lt. Gov. Delbert ... Read more

5 days ago by John Surratt.

Three face murder charges in trooper’s death

Three people face murder charges in the shooting death of off-duty Mississippi Highway Patrol Lt. Troy Morris, according to information from the Mississippi Department of ... Read more

5 days ago by John Surratt.

One of two Jefferson Davis County escapees caught

Agents with the U.S. Marshal’s Service have captured one of two men who escaped from the Jefferson Davis County Jail on July 23. Prentiss Mayor ... Read more

5 days ago by John Surratt.

Photo Gallery: Malcom Butler School Supply Giveaway

Vicksburg native and Tennessee Titans cornerback Malcolm Butler is still finding ways of giving back to the community while away. With the school year starting ... Read more

5 days ago by Courtland Wells.

Warren County sets one-day record with 56 COVID-19 cases

Warren County has set a one-day record for the number of new COVID-19 cases with 56, according to reports Saturday from the Mississippi State Department ... Read more

5 days ago by John Surratt.

Traffic stop results in arrest on firearms charge

A traffic stop early Friday for no car tag resulted in the arrest of a Vicksburg man on a charge of possession of a stolen ... Read more

6 days ago by John Surratt.

For Sally Green, art was obviously in her blood

When the COVID-19 pandemic forced much of the country to pause and shelter-in-place, most people worried about how to fill their time away from work, ... Read more

6 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Obedience course helps turn rowdy pups into very good boys and girls

Sarah, Henry, Coco, Chloe and a few of their new friends greeted each other in the parking lot while waiting for class to begin. They ... Read more

6 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Flaggs seeks to keep city’s upcoming budget close to $30 million

Division heads presented their wish lists Thursday as the Board of Mayor and Aldermen held the first of two budget meetings in advance of preparing ... Read more

6 days ago by John Surratt.

Missing Vicksburg mother and daughter are safe

The Vicksburg Police Department confirmed Friday afternoon that a mother and daughter reported missing have been located and are safe. The department announced Erica Adams, ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Mayor closes pavilion in Marcus Bottom for COVID-19 violations

Mayor George Flaggs Jr. has closed the pavilion in the Douglas Park area of Marcus Bottom out of concern for potential infection from COVID-19. Flaggs ... Read more

6 days ago by John Surratt.

Deadline approaching for paying back property taxes

Warren County property owners who owe back property taxes have less than three weeks to pay them or risk having their property sold at the ... Read more

6 days ago by John Surratt.

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