• 82°

Warren County

Latest Warren County

The Prosecution Speaks: District Attorney Ricky Smith Jr. on youth gun crime

This is the third story in a series from The Vicksburg Post investigating youth gun crimes in Vicksburg and Warren County. To read the second ... Read more

2 days ago by Anna Guizerix.

Warren County schools planning to follow state guidelines regarding Delta variant

The clock is ticking — the start of a new school year is fast approaching, and schools in Warren County are preparing for the return of staff ... Read more

3 days ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Bear hit in Warren County on Tuesday; officials searching

A woman reported to the Warren County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday night that she was driving on Hankinson Road near the Wright Road intersection and struck ... Read more

5 days ago by Olivia Mars.

785 vehicles attend Warren County’s Hazardous Waste Collection Day

The Warren County Board of Supervisors hosted its annual Hazardous Waste Collection Day on Saturday for the first time under the direction of Shalanda Harris, ... Read more

6 days ago by Olivia Mars.

After federal court ruling, Harper reinstated by Warren County Supervisors

On Friday it was announced that Judge Carlton Reeves of the United States District Court, Southern District of Mississippi, ruled Ken Harper should be “reinstated ... Read more

7 days ago by Anna Guizerix.

OUTLOOK: Miss Mississippi Organization hosts school supply drive for Warren County Children’s Shelter

The smell of new crayons, the mountains of notebooks stacked in rows and a selection of bookbags with every kind of superhero imaginable lining the shelves signal the start of a ... Read more

1 week ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Arkansas man carries cross for Christ

“And he said to them all, ‘If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow ... Read more

1 week ago by John Surratt.

Maggie Bryant leaves legacy of wildlife conservation for generations

In 2001, more than 11,000 acres of property located in the Eagle Lake community, now known as Tara Wildlife, became a conservation easement for perpetuity. ... Read more

1 week ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Collaborative Effort: Youth Court Judge says fight against gun crime begins in the home

This is the second in a series from The Vicksburg Post investigating youth gun crimes in Vicksburg and Warren County. To read the first story ... Read more

1 week ago by Anna Guizerix.

Vicksburg man charged with check forgery

A Vicksburg man was taken into custody by police on Thursday on charges of passing a bad check. Michael Jenkins, 22, of Vicksburg, was arrested ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Shots fired into home in Kings

Vicksburg police are investigating after shots were fired into a home in the Kings community late Thursday night. At 11:21 p.m. Thursday officers responded to ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

Search warrant turns up illegal liquor, drugs, stolen gun at local bar

A search warrant turned up plenty of trouble for the owner of a Vicksburg bar on Thursday. Officers of the Narcotics/NET Team and agents of ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Mission Acceleration: Program helping Vicksburg children to excel in reading searching for college volunteers

When the COVID-19 pandemic began, many students began to fall behind in school as they left the classroom to stay safe by learning at home. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Olivia Mars.

‘Nothing but God’: Vicksburg community rallies behind family that lost home in Monday storm

When Austin and Heather Griffin and their children went to sleep on Sunday night, they had no inkling that a storm was coming — one ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Olivia Mars.

Warren County E-911 first in Mississippi to use life-saving 911eye technology

A new technology, 911eye, is changing the way those in emergency situations communicate with first responders — and it will soon be in use in ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Anna Guizerix.

Qualifying set for special election for county prosecutor

Qualifying for the Nov. 2 special election for county prosecuting attorney is Aug. 4 through Sept. 3 at the Warren County Circuit Clerk’s office. The ... Read more

2 weeks ago by John Surratt.

Westside Theatre Foundation presents “Little Shop of Horrors” after pandemic hiatus

Something is growing at the Stand Theatre, and it’s not just the excitement over actors returning to the stage.  The West Side Theatre Foundation is set to ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

18-Wheeler overturns on Porters Chapel Road

Shortly after 8 a.m. Saturday, an 18-wheeler overturned on Porters Chapel Road. Vicksburg Police Department Sgt. Torin Nailor said the cause of the accident was ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Reported overturned boat turns out to be log in Yazoo Diversion Canal

Warren County authorities took to the water Friday afternoon after receiving a 911 call from a person standing on Washington Street who reported seeing what ... Read more

2 weeks ago by John Surratt.

For God and Country: Lee Davis Thames leaves legacy of service

Vicksburg native Lee Davis Thames was a man of character. Serving both God and country, he achieved the rank of Brigadier General in the United ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Thursday wreck on Hall’s Ferry Road claims life of 61-year-old woman

A single-vehicle accident on Hall’s Ferry Road in Vicksburg Thursday afternoon resulted in one fatality. According to reports from the Warren County Sheriff’s Office, Vicksburg-Warren ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Warren County organizations address Mississippi Children’s Foundation Blueprint

The Children’s Foundation of Mississippi has produced a plan to improve scores across the state after it ranked last in the 2021 Annie E. Casey ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Olivia Mars.

Vicksburg Warren School District hosts Manufacturing Camp

Typical summer camps offer activities, which include arts and crafts, outdoor sports and swimming.  But for some kids, camps provide the opportunity to visit local businesses and engage in ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Warren County agrees to split multimillion-dollar cost of RAISE Grant cost match with city of Vicksburg

The Warren County Board of Supervisors and the Vicksburg Board of Mayor and Aldermen voted Monday to each pay a portion of the required 30-percent ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Anna Guizerix.

Warren County 8-year-old escapes serious injury after being hit by car

An 8-year-old child escaped serious injury Monday afternoon when she was struck by a car on Garden Grove Street in Oak Park Subdivision. According to ... Read more

3 weeks ago by John Surratt.

PHOTO GALLERY: Vicksburg Independence Day 2021

Vicksburg was abuzz this weekend as people young and old gathered to celebrate the Fourth of July. Events and demonstrations taking place across the city ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Warren County hosting Hazardous Waste Collection Day on July 17

Warren County’s annual Hazardous Waste Collection Day on July 17 is estimated to cost $31,000 to provide the service for free to residents using grant ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Olivia Mars.

Woman injured in ATV wreck in Warren County

A woman was injured late Saturday when she was ejected from an overturned all-terrain vehicle in which she was a passenger. The woman, who was ... Read more

3 weeks ago by John Surratt.

| Older >