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Watch: Video captures multiple gunshots during Washington Street incident

The investigation into a Friday shooting incident on Washington Street continues.  Shortly after 1 a.m. Friday, reports indicated two vehicles were traveling south on Washington ... Read more

6 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Truck leaves roadway crashes near busy Vicksburg intersection

Traffic along Halls Ferry Road, near the busy Pemberton Square Boulevard intersection, was slowed Tuesday morning as emergency units responded to a one-vehicle accident near ... Read more

6 days ago by Tim Reeves.

From a flag to medical marijuana: State ballot will have candidates and issues

JACKSON — Mississippi residents will vote on people and issues in the Nov. 3 general election. The ballot will list candidates for president, U.S. House ... Read more

7 days ago by The Associated Press.

Riverwalk cancels Bras Along the Bridge campaign, makes donation instead

Riverwalk Casino and Hotel announced Monday it would not hold its annual Bras Along the Bridge campaign due to concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. Bras ... Read more

7 days ago by Tim Reeves.

Police seek information on armed robbery suspect

The Vicksburg Police Department is asking the community’s help in identifying a suspect involved in an armed robbery Saturday. Just before 9:30 p.m. Saturday, officers ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

Vicksburg Warren School District reports another week without a COVID-19 case

For the second consecutive week, the Vicksburg Warren School District has reported no cases of COVID-19 among teachers, staff or students. In its report to ... Read more

7 days ago by Tim Reeves.

State eases some COVID-19 restrictions, city to follow suit

Gov. Tate Reeves on Monday extended the state’s ongoing Safe Return orders with a few amendments relaxing restrictions as the state continues to work to ... Read more

7 days ago by Tim Reeves.

City leaders show support for new shelter, but contract still a long way off

The Board of Mayor and Aldermen made one thing clear at Monday’s work session on a proposed new animal shelter — the board supports building ... Read more

7 days ago by John Surratt.

Advocates plan rally to encourage city leaders to move forward with new animal shelter

Animal advocates and supporters of a new animal shelter in Vicksburg have organized a rally to encourage city leaders to move forward with plans for ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Family ID’s the body of the man who jumped from Mississippi River bridge

Officials announced the body found in the Mississippi River, just north of Natchez Saturday, was that of the man who jumped from the Interstate 20 ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Robyn Lea and her mother have a ‘patchwork partnership’

Robyn Lea’s love for quilting began only 10 years ago, but this family tradition dates back to the 1930s with her grandmother, Zaidee Dickinson.   Robyn ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Warren County Supervisor literally begins the fight of his life

For the past six months, Ed Herring just didn’t feel well. There was the occasional shortness of breath and he was tired. Over the past ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Body pulled from river near Natchez, believed to be man who jumped from Vicksburg bridge

NATCHEZ — A body was recovered Saturday morning from the Mississippi River approximately 10 miles north of Natchez, an official said. Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Bad sign: Salvation Army seeking donations to pay for new sign

The Salvation Army in Vicksburg is alive and well. However, by the looks of the damaged and worn out sign that stands on the organization’s ... Read more

1 week ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Construction bids opened for pickleball court complex

The Board of Mayor and Aldermen Thursday got a good look at the potential cost of building pickleball courts at Halls Ferry Park. Five companies ... Read more

1 week ago by John Surratt.

Suspects tied to October murder at Days Inn indicted

Two men accused of killing a third man at the Days Inn, 90 Warrenton Road have been indicted for murder. The Warren County grand jury ... Read more

1 week ago by John Surratt.

Search continues for man who jumped from I-20 bridge

Boat crews with the Warren County Sheriff’s Office continued their search Friday for the body of a man who reportedly jumped from the Interstate 20 ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Crime reports: Louisiana woman charged after cutting off ankle monitor

A Louisiana woman has been arrested and charged with a felony after she dismantled her ankle monitor. Thursday, Sarah Ramshur, 32, of Rayville, who had ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Vicksburg welcomes new healthcare service, walk-in clinic

Fast Pace Health cut the ribbon on its new walk-in healthcare clinic Friday in Vicksburg. The facility is located at 2059 U.S. 61 North. The ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Shots fired as one car chases another along Washington Street early Friday

Investigators with the Vicksburg Police Department are continuing to piece together details of a shooting incident early Friday that took place along Washington Street. Shortly ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

Number of estimated active COVID-19 cases in county falls to single digits

For the first time since mid-April, the number of estimated active cases in Warren County is down to single digits. Friday, the Mississippi State Department ... Read more

1 week ago by Tim Reeves.

American Cornhole League to host tournament Saturday in Vicksburg

With a boost from ESPN, the game of cornhole is continuing to grow in popularity. Tournaments are being held throughout the U.S. and winners take ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Terri Cowart Frazier.

Flaggs scraps plan to increase pedestrian traffic along Washington Street

Mayor George Flaggs Jr. pulled the plug on plans to alter weekend evening traffic on Washington Street to encourage more pedestrian traffic. Flaggs announced he ... Read more

2 weeks ago by John Surratt.

Porchfest organizers postpone popular event due to virus concerns

Porchfest, which for the past two years has drawn area residents to the Fostoria neighborhood on Drummond Street to listen to music and look at ... Read more

2 weeks ago by John Surratt.

City approves next year’s operating budget

The Board of Mayor and Aldermen has approved a $30.45 million budget with a $24,000 surplus and no increase in property taxes. The board approved ... Read more

2 weeks ago by John Surratt.

Casino Vicksburg opens new sportsbook

Casino Vicksburg, formerly Lady Luck Casino, has opened its new sportsbook just in time for the start of the college football and NFL season. The ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Vicksburg man one of two arrested after drone snags in prison net

JACKSON (AP) — A drone carrying marijuana, cigarette lighters and cellphones got caught in a net above a Mississippi prison fence, resulting in the arrest ... Read more

2 weeks ago by The Associated Press.

City leaders reinstate juvenile curfew in response to recent spike in juvenile crime

In response in part to a recent spike in juvenile crime in Vicksburg, city officials Thursday reinstated a juvenile curfew effective immediately. The move comes ... Read more

2 weeks ago by John Surratt.

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