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Wreck on St. Catherine Street takes out pole

A two vehicle wreck on St. Catherine Street Saturday took a pole out of the ground in front of the Brumfield School Apartments building. Witnesses ... Read more

5 days ago by Hunter Cloud.

Merit Health nurse of 23 years dies with COVID-19 complications

NATCHEZ — A Merit Health Natchez registered nurse, who worked in the hospital’s emergency department for 23 years, died Friday from complications related to COVID-19. ... Read more

6 days ago by Jan Griffey.

Girl Scout cookie time is here for Adams County

NATCHEZ — It is cookie time once again for Girl Scout troops in Natchez and Adams County, who kicked off cookie sales this week. Matilda ... Read more

6 days ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Brookhaven woman linked to over 15 ounces meth arrested in Adams County

NATCHEZ — The Adams County Sheriff Offices’ Special Operations Group arrested a Brookhaven woman investigators believe to be a large distributor of methamphetamine in the ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

Concordia Parish deputies uncover 14 stolen firearms after traffic stop

VIDALIA — The Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Office uncovered multiple weapons that were reported stolen and arrested two people investigators linked to a burglary in Adams ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

State reports 1,948 new COVID-19 cases, 41 new deaths amid vaccine shortage

NATCHEZ — The Mississippi State Department of Health reported 1,948 new COVID-19 cases and 41 new COVID-19 deaths on Thursday with 220 long-term care facility ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

State experiencing surge in patients attempting COVID-19 vaccination

JACKSON — The Mississippi State Department of Health has stopped scheduling COVID-19 vaccine appointments due to a surge in patients they were unprepared for, health ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Movie filmed in Natchez hits screens Feb. 12

NATCHEZ — “Breaking News in Yuba County,” which was filmed in Natchez, premiere’s digitally and in and theaters on Feb. 12. Film Natchez, a nonprofit ... Read more

1 week ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Three finalists chosen for Executive Director in Natchez tourism commission

NATCHEZ — The Natchez Convention Promotion Commission has three prospective candidates for the Executive Director and one vacancy on the commission’s board of directors, Natchez ... Read more

1 week ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Kevin Warren named publisher in Natchez, Brookhaven, Prentiss

NATCHEZ — Kevin Warren has been named publisher of The Natchez Democrat, Natchez the Magazine, Brookhaven Daily Leader, Brookhaven Magazine, the Prentiss Headlight and related ... Read more

1 week ago by Jan Griffey.

Girl Scout cookie season kicks off nationally Feb. 1

Girl Scouts of the USA are kicking off the 2021 Girl Scout Cookie season nationally, during a challenging time. Girl Scouts are selling in creative, ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

City of Natchez nearing lease agreement for old train depot

NATCHEZ — City of Natchez officials are “wrapping up” the paperwork to lease the former train depot and former Cock of the Walk restaurant on ... Read more

1 week ago by Sabrina Robertson.

Former Sheriff Kenneth Hedrick remembered a kind, loving servant

Kenneth Hedrick’s love for people is what family, friends and members of the Concordia Parish community will remember most about his life. Hedrick died on ... Read more

1 week ago by Hunter Cloud.

City of Natchez to consider financing parks and recreation improvements

NATCHEZ — Natchez Mayor Dan Gibson prompted the Board of Aldermen to think about financing parks and recreation projects with a municipal bond during Tuesday’s ... Read more

1 week ago by Sabrina Robertson.

ACCS without starting goalkeeper

Adams County Christian School’s soccer team will face a stretch of district opponents over the next few weeks without starting goalkeeper Damion Johnson. Johnson played ... Read more

1 week ago by Hunter Cloud.

Photos: Work crews demolish old A&P grocery on Franklin Street; make way for Recovery Enterprises

Work crews from the City of Natchez and Adams County started the demolition of the old A&P grocery store on Franklin Street Tuesday. After the ... Read more

1 week ago by Ben Hillyer.

State reports new COVID-19 cases, deaths

NATCHEZ — The Mississippi State Department of Health reported 1,227 new COVID-19 cases and 19 new COVID-19 deaths Monday. One of the latest COVID-19 deaths ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Photo gallery: Locals share photos of their snow day

NATCHEZ — People of the Miss Lou shared these photos with The Natchez Democrat, taken while snow blanketed the area on Sunday night and Monday ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

CPSO deputies apprehended multiple people for drugs, weapons

VIDALIA — The Concordia Parish Sheriff’s Department Narcotics Task Force detectives arrested numerous individuals for narcotics and weapons last week, a news release from the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Adams County Tax Collector dies with COVID-19

NATCHEZ — Adams County Tax Collector Rose Patterson, 69, died Monday morning with COVID-19 infection, Adams County Coroner James Lee said. Patterson was elected as ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Sabrina Robertson.

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