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Profile 2021: Warren County has a reputation for big alligators

Alligators are found all over the Southeastern United States. Florida and Louisiana have the most, and they can be found as far north as Virginia ... Read more

16 mins ago by Ernest Bowker.

Sandlot owners put focus on the development of young players

Starting a new business is exciting. Knowing it will offer the community an opportunity at something that Vicksburg has never had before makes the feeling ... Read more

1 hour ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Profile 2021: Vicksburg at the forefront of world-class digital solutions

It has a big name, which in no way compares to the processing power that is contained within its walls.  The High Performance Computing Modernization ... Read more

4 hours ago by Tim Reeves.

Best of the Best: Agency focuses on helping patients, growing ‘family’

It is not a coincidence Natasha Washington is flourishing in her line of work. It could be argued her success is divine. Washington, founder and ... Read more

18 hours ago by Tim Reeves.

United Way organizes community diaper drive

One in three mothers struggles to provide diapers for their child. That was the driving statistic for the creation of a diaper drive organized by ... Read more

19 hours ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Teenager charged as an adult in drive-by shooting

A Vicksburg teenager is facing multiple felony charges as an adult after being arrested late Monday in connection to a drive-by shooting on Feb. 26 ... Read more

20 hours ago by John Surratt.

Reeves lifts COVID-19 executive orders, local mask mandates remain in place

While Gov. Tate Reeves announced Tuesday plans to remove all COVID-19 restrictions, Mayor George Flaggs Jr. said Vicksburg’s existing COVID-19 restrictions — including a mask ... Read more

21 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Drive-by shooting update: Teenager arrested, faces long list of felony charges

A Vicksburg teenager is facing multiple felony charges after being arrested late Monday in connection to a drive-by shooting on Feb. 26 on Court Street. ... Read more

21 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Vicksburg Forest Products expansion project gets supervisors’ support

The Warren County Board of Supervisors voted to approve consideration to provide a right of way and easement to the city of Vicksburg in support ... Read more

1 day ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Profile 2021: Just a few more years for this one time capsule

It was 1976; the year the United States celebrated its bicentennial. People from across the country were gearing up for what was to be one ... Read more

1 day ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Fourth suspect tied to Claiborne County murders arrested

PATTISON — Four men are being held in the Claiborne County Jail without bond and authorities have issued a warrant for a fourth in connection ... Read more

1 day ago by John Surratt.

Profile 2021: The bricks on which part of Vicksburg is built

City Hall, the Mississippi River Commission, Christ Episcopal Church, Church of the Holy Trinity, the Yazoo and Mississippi Valley Railroad Depot.  Vicksburg is known for ... Read more

1 day ago by John Surratt.

Profile 2021: Where did city hall’s angels go?

For nearly 70 years, there has been a mystery that has gone unsolved in Vicksburg.  Rather than a “who done it,” this mystery is a ... Read more

2 days ago by Tim Reeves.

District reports significant drop in COVID-19 activity in schools

One. Just one. That is the number of new COVID-19 cases the Vicksburg Warren School District announced Monday involving students or personnel within the District ... Read more

2 days ago by Tim Reeves.

The Post unveils ‘Letters from Home’ magazine and series

A, B, C, D, E, F, G … Vicksburg’s interesting and we agree. Each year, The Vicksburg Post does a deep dive into the local ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Three held without bond in Claiborne County shooting, fourth man sought

PATTISON — Three men are being held in the Claiborne County Jail without bond and authorities have issued a warrant for a fourth in connection ... Read more

2 days ago by John Surratt.

City approves waivers for developers investing $4 million or more in projects

Developers looking to invest $4 million or more in construction in Vicksburg will get a break in their building fees under a new ordinance approved ... Read more

2 days ago by John Surratt.

Ice storm shutdown helped: COVID-19 fight returns to pre-holiday levels

It appears that Vicksburg and Warren County are finally over the COVID-19 surge that ignited over the Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s holidays. February saw ... Read more

2 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Program at Mercy Hospital brings military-like experience to city

For two days this weekend, the old Mercy Hospital on Hildegard Terrace became a battleground. Friday and Saturday, the parking lot of the nearby Street ... Read more

4 days ago by John Surratt.

Two dead, five injured in Claiborne County bar fight

A fight between two rival rap groups Saturday night at a Pattison bar resulted in the shooting death of two Claiborne County residents and injuries ... Read more

4 days ago by John Surratt.

Jackson Street M.B. Church distributes food to city’s residents

Saturday morning, the members of Jackson Street M.B. Church delivered a blessing to more than 200 Vicksburg residents. For the past four years, on the ... Read more

4 days ago by John Surratt.

Vehicle in Friday afternoon shooting located

Vicksburg police have located the red 2018 Toyota Corolla seen fleeing the scene of a Friday evening shooting in which a 16-year-old boy was shot ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Police searching for Court St. shooter

At 5:33 p.m., officers of the Vicksburg Police Department responded to a shooting in the 1800 block of Court Street.  The victim, a 16-year-old male, ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

Downtown Vicksburg makes ready for two spring markets

For those who enjoy looking for something hand-crafted and unique, and for those who have something hand-crafted and unique to sell, the Grace Christian Counseling ... Read more

5 days ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

City to borrow money to fix damage from 2020 rains

City officials anticipate getting a short-term loan of up to $4 million to cover the cost of repairing erosion damage to city streets and Riverfront ... Read more

5 days ago by John Surratt.

Warren Central cast prepares for ‘Descendants’

They say the apple doesn’t fall too far from the tree when it comes to children following in their parents’ footsteps.   But what if ... Read more

5 days ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

USACE Vicksburg District announces new strategic planner

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District has selected a new strategic planner to direct and manage long-term project milestones across a variety of ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

Report: Moody’s Investor Service gives city strong credit rating

The City of Vicksburg has received confirmation of an A2 rating from Moody’s Investor Service for the seventh consecutive year. In Moody’s analysis of the ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

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