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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

9 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

9 months ago by Tim Reeves.

Photo Gallery: Alcorn State’s 45-41 Win Over Prairie View A&M

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10 months ago by Courtland Wells.

C Spire improves mobile broadband speeds, prepares network for coming 5G era

RIDGELAND — Consumers and businesses are experiencing a 15-to-20 percent improvement in mobile broadband speeds throughout much of C Spire’s wireless network thanks to installation ... Read more

10 months ago by Staff Reports.

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

1 year 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

1 year ago by Staff Reports.

Here are the marriage license applications for March 6-12

• Charles Frederick Ashley, 46, Vicksburg to Rhonda Michelle Welch, 33, Vicksburg • Walter Field Watson, 67, Vicksburg to Dianna Louise Ross, 50, Vicksburg • ... Read more

2 years ago by Staff Reports.

Tugboat engine room fire restricts river traffic Wednesday night

(AP) — The Coast Guard says an engine room fire on a tugboat restricted traffic Wednesday on a five-mile stretch of the Mississippi River, but the ... Read more

2 years ago by Staff Reports.

Iconic golden hand back atop Port Gibson church

The Hand Pointing to Heaven is once again in its rightful place atop the steeple of First Presbyterian Church in Port Gibson. The 10-feet 4-inch, ... Read more

3 years ago by Brandon O'Connor.

Meridian’s Holly Brand wins Outstanding Teen title

A teen representing the River City was crowned this year’s Miss Mississippi’s Outstanding Teen Sunday at the Vicksburg City Auditorium. Miss Vicksburg’s Outstanding Teen Holly ... Read more

3 years ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Port Gibson’s Shaifer House damaged by thieves

A historic house on a Civil War battlefield has been damaged. A press release Thursday from Mississippi’s Department of Archives and History said thieves took four ... Read more

3 years ago by Staff Reports.

Nuclear Regulatory Commission backs Grand Gulf through 2044

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has approved Entergy’s Grand Gulf Nuclear Power Station in Port Gibson through 2044. “We’re very excited to know we’ve been ... Read more

3 years ago by John Surratt.

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