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Pet of the Week

Meet Templeton. This sweetheart has been at the shelter since October of 2020. Templeton will make someone a wonderful companion!  Come by and see if you ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, September 22, 2021 3:35 pm

Obituaries

Bebly Whiting

Funeral arrangements for Bebly Whiting, 95, of Natchez who died Monday, Sept. 20, 2021, in Natchez are incomplete at West Gate Funeral Home. Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 6:27 pm

Obituaries

Theresa Louise Suggs Beach

May 20, 1958 – Sept. 19, 2021 NATCHEZ — Graveside services for Theresa Louise Suggs “Terry” Beach, 63, of Natchez, MS, who departed this earthly ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 6:26 pm

Obituaries

Johnny Collier

Aug. 3, 1955 – Sept. 18, 2021 Funeral services for Johnny Tyrone Collier, 66, of Ferriday, LA will be held Saturday, September 25, 2021 at ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 6:19 pm

Obituaries

Mary Grace Lowry Greer

Nov. 12, 1938 – Aug. 25, 2021 NATCHEZ — Mary was born November 12, 1938 in Blytheville, Arkansas. She passed away August 26, 2021 at ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 6:15 pm

Obituaries

George Robert Ransom

Sept. 11, 1951 – Sept. 9, 2021 NATCHEZ — Graveside services for George Robert Ransom, 69, of Natchez who died Thursday September 09, 2021 in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, September 20, 2021 5:39 pm

Sports

5th annual Make a Racket for the Kids tennis & pickleball tournament being in Jackson beginning Oct. 6th

JACKSON– October marks the 5th annual Make a Racket for the Kids tennis and pickleball tournament to help raise funds for Children’s Advocacy Centers of ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, September 20, 2021 11:33 am

ACCS sports

Local lineup: ACCS hosts Madison St. Joe

Monday, Sept. 20 Prep softball WCCA at Prentiss Christian School, JV – 4 p.m.; V – 5:15 p.m. Bowling Green School at Centreville Academy, 5 ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, September 20, 2021 10:29 am

Obituaries

Dan Eugene Brister

Dec. 12, 1936 – Sept. 16, 2021 Funeral services for Dan Eugene Brister, 84, of Vidalia, LA will be held at Immanuel Baptist Church in ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Sunday, September 19, 2021 10:45 am

Obituaries

Dorothy Latham Bowden

Nov. 20, 1927 – Sept. 15, 2021 NATCHEZ — Graveside services for Dorothy Latham Bowden, 93, of Baton Rouge, LA were held at the Natchez ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Sunday, September 19, 2021 10:42 am

News

Arnold family makes business of saying ‘cheese, please’

By Jennie Guido There is something so southern about a cheese straw. Am I right? You see them in gift shops all over the place. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Sunday, September 19, 2021 9:00 am

Crime Reports

Crime reports: Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021

Natchez Police Department No arrests   Reports — Friday Traffic stop on Government Fleet Road. False alarm on Cemetery Road. False alarm on Northgate Road. ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Saturday, September 18, 2021 11:05 am

Obituaries

Audrey Isaac Palmer

NATCHEZ — Funeral arrangements for Audrey Isaac Palmer, 73, formerly of Natchez who died Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021, in Illinois are incomplete at West Gate ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 17, 2021 8:22 pm

Obituaries

Julia King McFarland

Funeral arrangements for Julia King McFarland, 98, formerly of Natchez, who died Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021, in New Orleans, LA are incomplete at West Gate ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 17, 2021 8:21 pm

Obituaries

Mary Armstead

Sept. 12, 1966 – Sept. 14, 2021 NATCHEZ — Funeral services for Mary Yvonne Armstead, 55, of Natchez, MS, who departed this earthly life on ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 17, 2021 8:20 pm

Sports

Week 5 Scores: High School Football

Week 5 Scores: St. Aloysius 6, ACCS 35, final Pisgah 14, Cathedral 41, final Jonesboro-Hodge def. Vidalia, forfeit Newton County Academy 0, WCCA 32, final ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 17, 2021 3:17 pm

Crime Reports

Crime Reports: Sept. 17, 2021

Natchez Police Department Arrests — Monday Tiffany Lee McClung, 42, 170 Lee Tyler Road, Ferriday, La., on charge of simple assault – domestic violence. No ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 17, 2021 2:18 pm

COVID-19

Mississippi now has country’s highest rate for COVID deaths with 4 new deaths reported in Adams County

JACKSON (AP) — Mississippi has surpassed New Jersey as the state with the highest rate of COVID-19 deaths in the U.S., with roughly 1 of ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, September 17, 2021 11:10 am

Obituaries

Horace Bolden

July 29, 1955 – Sept. 14, 2021 NATCHEZ — Funeral service for Horace Bolden, 69, of Jackson, who died Tuesday, September 14, 2021 in Jackson ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 16, 2021 4:24 pm

Obituaries

Dorothy Mae Scott McDonald

May 26, 1947 – Sept. 14, 2021 NATCHEZ — Funeral services for Dorothy Mae Scott McDonald, 74, of Natchez, who died Tuesday, September 14, 2021 ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, September 16, 2021 4:24 pm

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