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Freedom is why we celebrate

A lot of decisions have been made recently by courts and lawmakers that reshape our state and country. Some of these decisions have been divisive. ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Monday, July 4, 2022 5:00 am

Editorials

Prepare now for active hurricane season

Atlantic hurricane season kicked off in earnest on June 1. Experts at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predict an above-average hurricane season in 2022, ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Saturday, June 25, 2022 2:00 pm

Opinion

A tremendous job well done to Patten and Daughtry

We were reminded this weekend how proud we should be and how thankful we are for our law officers here and their leaders. It’s a ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Wednesday, June 22, 2022 4:00 pm

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Remarkable things happening at Concord

There is something about placing your fingers inside of the prints left by a person who fashioned a brick with their bare hands centuries ago. ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Sunday, June 19, 2022 6:00 am

Opinion

Celebrate your dad this Father’s Day

Father’s Day is sometimes overlooked, perhaps because finding homes with fathers isn’t as easy as it used to be. The number of single-parent families in ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Friday, June 17, 2022 9:20 am

Opinion

Four who overcome addiction inspiration for us all

Amidst bad economic news and a divided country, sometimes inspiration is hard to come by. Four young adults who graduated last week from Family Drug ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Thursday, June 16, 2022 6:33 am

Opinion

Juneteenth events help unite our community

Juneteenth — Sunday, June 19 — signifies the emancipation of enslaved African American in the United States. It became a federal holiday last year. On ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Sunday, June 12, 2022 9:00 am

Opinion

Natchez NAACP deserves praise

The Natchez branch of the NAACP deserves praise for its work and lobbying efforts to ensure no Natchez citizen is left without proper housing as ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Friday, June 10, 2022 7:10 am

Editorials

Comforting thoughts in aftermath of Texas school shooting

The attack on Robb Elementary School shook many across the country. Last week, 19 students between seven and 10 years old and two teachers were ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Sunday, June 5, 2022 2:00 pm

Editorials

In memoriam of heroes

To the soldiers, who never came home, we salute you. We do not take for granted those in active duty who make sacrifices for our ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Monday, May 30, 2022 5:00 am

Editorials

Supervisors need to stop kicking jail issue down the road

The Adams County Board of Supervisors is tired of hearing about the poor conditions at the county’s jail. We, citizens of Adams County, are tired ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Thursday, May 26, 2022 5:15 am

Editorials

Jenkins a great choice for Chamber’s top job

The Natchez-Adams Chamber of Commerce selection committee did a great job when it chose Lyn Fortenbery Jenkins to replace Debbie Hudson Germany as president and ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Sunday, May 22, 2022 6:02 am

Editorials

People are loud until it’s their turn to speak up

One word can be used to sum up the listening session hosted by the Natchez Adams School District Board of Trustees during their meeting on ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Friday, May 20, 2022 12:00 am

Editorials

Acquisition of the Guest House a point of pride for us all

We are always pleased when investors from out of the area choose to take a chance on Natchez. Our city, which welcomes hundreds of thousands ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Wednesday, May 18, 2022 5:20 am

Editorials

Nothing like the good old days

Ah, to be young again and experience the good old days of high school. Maybe not so much the bumping shoulders walking through hallways, slamming ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Saturday, May 14, 2022 6:06 pm

Editorials

Morgantown Road, county jail should be top priorities

Adams County officials have said repeatedly that Morgantown Road is top of mind, as it should be. The road is highly-traveled by regular and school ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Saturday, May 7, 2022 9:00 am

Editorials

Thanks to you, a tragic story has a happy ending

Our hearts were saddened at the loss of “Mama Dog” who roamed Natchez streets. Her life was needlessly difficult, living by handouts from those who ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Sunday, May 1, 2022 4:00 pm

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Gov. embarrasses us all with Confederate Heritage Month proclamation, again

Other Opinion On April 8, Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves proclaimed April as Confederate Heritage Month, as he has in each of the three years since ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Thursday, April 28, 2022 9:00 am

Editorials

School board has difficult decisions ahead

We need to keep an open mind as the Natchez-Adams County School Board works through the challenges of choosing what schools, if any, should close ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Monday, April 25, 2022 6:50 am

Editorials

Treasure the light of Christ today and every day

“Why do you seek the living among the dead? He is not here, but he has risen.” Luke 24:5   As dawn breaks on Easter ... Read more

by Editorial Board, Sunday, April 17, 2022 11:27 pm

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