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Courthouse Records

Court case conclusions: Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020

Adams County Justice Court Cases — End Results Week of July 31-Aug. 6: Xavier Cartrell Bates charged with aggravated assault – use of a deadly ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, August 11, 2020 12:00 am

Courthouse Records

Courthouse records: Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2020

Adams County July 31-Aug. 6 Civil suits: Estate of Gertrude J. Beard. Estate of George Smith. Delvin S. Turner v. Erica D. Wilcox. (Child Custody) ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, August 10, 2020 3:44 pm

BREAKING NEWS

Human remains found in north Adams County in July identified

Closure came for one Mississippi family Monday after Adams County Coroner James Lee announced he had been able to positively identify the human remains that ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, August 10, 2020 2:44 pm

Obituaries

A.D. Lewis Jr.

NATCHEZ — Funeral arrangements for A.D. Lewis Jr., 65, of Natchez, who died Saturday, August 8, 2020 in Natchez, MS are incomplete at West Gate ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, August 10, 2020 12:05 pm

Obituaries

Mable Deloris Scott-Jones

Dec. 25, 1957 – Aug. 3, 2020 NATCHEZ — Graveside services for Mable Scott-Jones, 62, of Natchez, MS, who passed away on August 3, 2020, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, August 10, 2020 10:12 am

COVID-19

Sunday update: Six new COVID-19 cases reported in Adams County

NATCHEZ — The Mississippi State Department of Health reported 527 new COVID-19 cases and 22 new deaths on Sunday. Six new cases were reported in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Sunday, August 9, 2020 4:01 pm

Obituaries

Jerry Kenneth McCollum

Dec. 9, 1939 – Aug. 7, 2020 NATCHEZ — Jerry Kenneth McCollum, 80, formally of Natchez Mississippi, passed away on Friday, Aug. 7, 2020 at ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, August 8, 2020 5:24 pm

BREAKING NEWS

Three suspects identified, arrested in Friday shooting of off-duty state trooper

NATCHEZ — Multiple suspects have been taken into custody regarding the shooting death of a Mississippi state trooper on Friday. Lt. Troy Morris, age 58 ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, August 8, 2020 3:22 pm

COVID-19

Free virus testing continues as new cases are reported in Concordia Parish

VIDALIA — Since Wednesday, four new COVID-19 positive cases have been reported in Concordia Parish, said OEP director Timothy Vanier. With the four new cases ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, August 8, 2020 10:39 am

COVID-19

State health department reports new COVID-19 cases, deaths on Saturday

NATCHEZ — The Mississippi State Department of Health reported 1,210 new COVID-19 cases and 26 new deaths on Saturday. MSDH reports 174 long-term care facilities ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, August 8, 2020 10:19 am

Uncategorized

Suspects reportedly in custody for shooting death of trooper

NATCHEZ — Three suspects have been taken into custody in connection with the shooting death of L. Troy Morris. Jefferson County Sheriff James E. Bailey ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, August 8, 2020 8:07 am

Crime Reports

Crime reports: Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020

Natchez Police Department No arrests Adams County Sheriff’s Office Arrests — Thursday Nichole Rochelle Foster, 47, 103 Fisk Ave., on a warrant for willful trespass. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, August 7, 2020 4:27 pm

Obituaries

Donald Ray Speed Jr.

NATCHEZ — Funeral arrangements for Donald Ray Speed, Jr., 49, of Fresno, CA, who died Sunday, August 2, 2020 in CA are incomplete at West ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, August 7, 2020 4:18 pm

Obituaries

Jacqueline Marie Bolden Henderson

NATCHEZ — Funeral arrangements for Jacqueline Marie Bolden Henderson, 56, of University Place, WA, who died Sunday, August 2, 2020 in Tacoma, WA are incomplete ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, August 7, 2020 4:18 pm

Obituaries

Joey Duane Bonnette

July 18, 1977 – Aug. 6, 2020 VIDALIA — Graveside services for Joey Duane Bonnette, 43, of Vidalia, LA; who died Aug. 6, 2020, at ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, August 7, 2020 4:17 pm

Obituaries

Opal Mae Holland Messer

March 26, 1928 – Aug. 6, 2020 NATCHEZ — Graveside services for Opal Mae Holland Messer, 92, of Natchez, who died Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, August 7, 2020 4:15 pm

COVID-19

Friday update: State reports new COVID-19 cases, deaths

NATCHEZ — The Mississippi State Department of Health reported 1,036 new COVID-19 cases and 23 new deaths on Friday. Statewide, confirmed COVID-19 hospitalizations are down ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, August 7, 2020 2:12 pm

Uncategorized

Shooting update: Off-duty state trooper killed on U.S. 61 near Adams County, Jefferson County line

An off-duty state trooper was shot and killed early Friday morning while working as an independent contractor delivering the mail for the U.S. Postal Service. Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, August 7, 2020 12:57 pm

COVID-19

Drive-thru face mask distribution Saturday at Adams County Safe Room

NATCHEZ — Free face masks will be distributed to residents of Adams County on Saturday, Aug. 8, at the Adams County Safe Room, officials said. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, August 7, 2020 11:27 am

Uncategorized

State troopers, local law enforcement work crime scene on U.S. 61 North

1:15 p.m. update: An off-duty state trooper was shot and killed early Friday morning while working as an independent contractor delivering the mail for the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, August 7, 2020 9:44 am

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