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Port Gibson mayor institutes business restrictions, mandatory curfew

Tuesday, the city of Port Gibson joined the growing list of municipalities in the state to enact strong restrictions on business operations and a curfew ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Tim Reeves.

Total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in state reaches 50

Mississippi State Department of Health officials reported Thursday the number of positive COVID-19 coronavirus cases had jumped again and now totals 50. There are still ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Alcorn postpones spring graduation, alumni weekend events

In a letter to the “Alcorn State University Community” Wednesday, Alcorn State President Felecia Nave announced the school’s annual Alumni Reunion Weekend and spring commencement ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Units responding to large fire at iconic theater in Port Gibson

First responders in Port Gibson and Claiborne County are working to control a large fire that has consumed the historic Trace Theater in Port Gibson. ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Tim Reeves.

Funeral services set for former Alcorn State coach

LORMAN — The Celebration of Life services for Alcorn State University alumnus and former assistant men’s basketball coach Lonnie Walker are scheduled for Saturday in ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Reports.

Funeral services for Alcorn State’s Dr. Posey announced

LORMAN — The triumphant life of alumnus and former Alcorn State administrator Dr. Josephine McCann Posey will be celebrated next weekend in Vicksburg. In a ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Reports.

Judge orders Claiborne County murder suspect held without bail

PORT GIBSON — Claiborne County Judge Mary Curry wasted little time in making a decision involving murder suspect Darion Hill. During Hill’s initial court appearance ... Read more

3 months ago by John Surratt.

Claiborne County could soon be home to new energy facility

PORT GIBSON — If reports become reality, Claiborne County could be home to a new, $1 billion liquified natural gas facility in as soon as ... Read more

4 months ago by Tim Reeves.

Alcorn’s new student enrollment tops 700 for third consecutive year

LORMAN — As of Nov. 1, the total number of new students enrolled at Alcorn State University exceeded more than 700 for a third consecutive ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Reports.

Entergy partners with Port Gibson, organizations to give back

PORT GIBSON — Entergy employees recently provided residents of Port Gibson with a warmer, brighter future. Beginning Oct. 14 and continuing through Oct. 24, a ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Reports.

NRC names new resident inspector at Grand Gulf

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has selected Matthew Thomas as the new resident inspector at the Grand Gulf nuclear power plant in Port Gibson. Thomas joined ... Read more

6 months ago by Staff Reports.

Alcorn State hosts breast cancer awareness walk, health screening

The Alcorn State University Extension Program, in observance of October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, recently partnered with the Department of Health, Physical Education and ... Read more

6 months ago by Staff Reports.

Alcorn State SGA president arrested on gun, drug charges

LORMAN — James Stirgus III, a 2016 graduate of Vicksburg High School and the current president of the Alcorn State University Student Government Association, was ... Read more

6 months ago by Tim Reeves.

Port Gibson man killed in early morning accident

A Port Gibson man was killed early Monday after his car collided head-on with an 18-wheeler on U.S. 61 North south of Solid Rock Church. ... Read more

9 months ago by John Surratt.

State hunting for photos of Windsor Ruins

The Mississippi Department of Archives and History is seeking the public’s help in solving a mystery involving the Windsor Plantation Ruins in Claiborne County. Archives ... Read more

10 months ago by Staff Reports.

Suspect sought in Port Gibson shooting in custody

PORT GIBSON — The suspect wanted in connection for a deadly shooting early Saturday in Port Gibson turned himself in to authorities Tuesday. Vicksburg resident Cordell ... Read more

10 months ago by Tim Reeves.

Alcorn breaks ground on technology building

LORMAN — An innovative new structure that will cater to the betterment of business students is on its way to Alcorn State’s Lorman campus. The ... Read more

11 months ago by Staff Reports.

United Way gears up for 22nd annual Day of Caring

Each year, United Ways across the country participate in a nationwide day of service called Day of Caring. It’s a single-day service event like no ... Read more

12 months ago by Staff Reports.

Nuclear regulator cites plant for 2 low-level violations

JACKSON (AP) — A special inspection of a nuclear power plant in Mississippi has resulted in two low-level citations. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission, in a ... Read more

12 months ago by Staff Reports.

Weather threat forces Alcorn to cancel spring football game

LORMAN — Due to the threat of expected severe weather in the area throughout the day and in the interest of public safety, Alcorn State ... Read more

12 months ago by Staff Reports.

Crossroads to host exhibit of cultural icon

PORT GIBSON — A series of art exhibitions, celebrating Mississippi’s bicentennial year, honoring cultural and artistic icons from Mississippi will have its next stop in ... Read more

3 years ago by Tim Reeves.

Bus incident investigation continues

CLAIBORNE COUNTY — A female student is accused of stabbing a Port Gibson High School male student in the back with a pair of scissors ... Read more

4 years ago by Austin Vining.

Alcorn to host annual ag field day

“Diversity and Sustainable Agriculture: Celebrating More Than 125 Years of Providing Access and Enhancing Opportunities,” is the theme of this year’s annual Alcorn State University ... Read more

5 years ago by Staff Reports.

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