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There's a new No. 1 in the Clarion Ledger Super 10  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Here is week two of the Clarion Ledger Super 10, which is our version of Mississippi high school football rankings statewide.



Wilson Kyle Barlow – Copiah County Courier  Opiah county courier

Wilson Kyle Barlow, 30, formerly of Vicksburg, passed away Saturday, September 14, 2019. Visitation will be 2pm-3pm Wednesday, September 18, 2019, ...



No. 10 Ranked MSU True Freshman Kicker/Punter Devon Bell  247Sports

In this eleven-article series I am ranking the 20 true freshmen who have made the biggest impact their initial seasons at Mississippi State during the previous 10 ...



4 Mississippi high school football games worth watching in Week 2, plus our predictions  Jackson Clarion Ledger

The second week of the high school football in Mississippi features some intriguing rivalries.



Proposed designs for Vicksburg and Warren Central high schools unveiled - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Work on the buildings throughout the Vicksburg Warren School District is ready to move out of the design phase after more than a month of planning following ...



'Newsies' makes debut as WCHS musical - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Warren Central High School will be performing Disney's “Newsies” beginning on Valentine's Day. Set in New York City, WCHS choral director Eric Johnson said, ...



Douglas, 68, dies after car hits his bicycle - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Friends and former co-workers of retired Warren Central High School principal Mack Douglas remembered him as an administrator who cared about the people ...



Students to attend Academy Showcase - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Eighth-graders from the Vicksburg Warren School District's two junior high schools will get help choosing a career path Wednesday and Thursday when the ...



Warren Central plan calls for new entrance and expansion - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

A career academy expansion and a new entrance location will be the biggest changes to Warren Central High School under a proposed design unveiled ...



Les Soeurs Charmantes Social and Civic Club honors debutantes - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

The Les Soeurs Charmantes Social and Civic Club presented 17 debutantes Saturday night during the club's annual ball. The event was held at the Vicksburg ...



Despite improving scores, VWSD remains a D - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Strong improvements in a majority of elementary schools and a continued increase in graduation rates at both high schools are a couple of reasons Vicksburg ...



Long Beach announces new head baseball coach  WLOX

After recommendation by Long Beach School District Superintendent, Dr. Jay Smith, Connor Douglas was named the new head varsity baseball coach at Long ...



Groundbreaking marks beginning of VHS renovations - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

The Vicksburg Warren School District took its first steps toward the future Monday with a groundbreaking ceremony at Vicksburg High School, signaling the start ...



Shealy backs recommendation to eliminate US history test - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

While it wouldn't take effect this year, next year high school students might be taking one less test. Last week a testing task force voted by email to recommend ...



Household hazardous waste collection event set for Saturday - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Warren County residents have the opportunity Saturday to dispose of old household chemicals, paint and appliances during the county's 22nd household ...



Community mourns loss of beloved teenager - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Funeral services are Tuesday for Carson Kurtz, who died Saturday from injuries he received in an ATV wreck in Tallulah. Carson, 15, was a student and played ...



Schools welcome new choir directors - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Christie Beasley, St. Al, and Eric Johnson, Warren Central, took the reins of the two high school choirs at the beginning of the spring semester. Beasley ...



Meet the Candidates: Warren County Board of Supervisors — District 4 Republican Martin “Marty” Crevitt - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Editor's note: The responses to the questions posed to each of the candidates vying for nominations in their party primaries were provided by the candidates.



MDE releases 2017 accountability scores, VWSD earns a D - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

The Mississippi Department of Education officially released the statewide accountability scores for 2017 Thursday, which assign each school and district across ...



Three from WCHS band to represent state in Italy - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

It is not often Mississippi can claim the honor of being number one in the world, but that is exactly what the Mississippi Lions All-State Band can do, having won ...



Relay for Life moves to Purks YMCA April 5 - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

The 2019 edition of Warren County's Relay for Life has moved from its recent venues of Vicksburg High School and Warren Central High to the Purks YMCA, ...



Warren Central Softball Spooktacular - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

On Monday, Warren Central High School hosted its fifth annual Softball Spooktacular at Lucy Young Field. The event featured the school's softball and baseball ...



Vicksburg native Orlando Jones wants to influence others in a positive way - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Orlando Jones walks to the beat of his own drummer and is encouraging others to do the same in his new album entitled the “Peer Pressure Project.” Scheduled ...



Man accused of break-in, fire at WCHS - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

A Vicksburg man faces charges of burglary and first-degree arson after his arrest Monday by Warren County sheriff's deputies, Sheriff Martin Pace said. Bershard ...



Creel bids farewell to Warren Central: Family is top priority for popular principal - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

This year was effectively the ninth inning for baseball coach-turned-principal Jamie Creel. Creel, Warren Central's principal, is leaving the field of education after ...



National Signing Day 2019: Southern Miss football commits  WDAM

Here are Southern Miss football 2019 football commits.



MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Barfield finds ways to help in 'retirement' - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

On May 1, 2017, Kelle Barfield bought Lorelei Books and became immersed in Vicksburg. It was the result of her asking herself, “OK, what will I do next?” as she ...



Game Plan - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Rebel Road Trip. The 2018 Ole Miss Rebel Road Trip will make a stop in Vicksburg on April 24, at the Vicksburg Convention Center from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. ...



John Hayes Brooks - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

John Hayes Brooks, 74, died peacefully in his sleep at his home in Vicksburg, on Dec. 26, 2018. He was born Jan. 2, 1944, to Marion Hayes Brooks and Shirley ...



Students preparing for 25th Special Prom - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Participating in something as simple as prom is bringing youth together and showing them it is OK to be unique. “Even after the prom is over, the kids keep ...



Eagle Lake residents continue fight against rising waters - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

As backwater flooding continues in the Yazoo Backwater area, area residents and emergency responders are providing what assistance they can to besieged ...



WCHS leader makes changes - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Eric Green grew up working in his father's machine shop, and that's the one thing he knew he didn't want to do for the rest of his life. Now he's the principal at the ...



Caldonia Meeks Thomas - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Caldonia Meeks Thomas passed away on Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, at Merit Health River Region. She was 94. Funeral services will be Saturday, March 2, 2019, ...



CHRONIC ABSENTEEISM: VWSD leads state in best, worst high school rates - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

The Mississippi Department of Education released a report on absenteeism in the state's public school districts and the results are both good and bad for ...



Mural project to showcase Vicksburg, as well as community art in area - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Albert Einstein once said, “Creativity is contagious. Pass it on.” Inspiring words spoken by the German-born theoretical physicist. The phrase is also fitting for one ...



Nailor named Vicksburg Warren athletic director - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Warren Central Assistant Principal Preston Nailor has been named athletic director for the Vicksburg Warren School District. The school district's Board of ...



Vicksburg native Oakes hired as AD at Northwest Mississippi CC - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

SENATOBIA — Vicksburg native Brian Oakes has been hired as Northwest Mississippi Community College's new director of athletics, NWCC President Dr.



School bond passes with more than 68 percent of the vote - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

As results came in for the Vicksburg Warren School District's special bond referendum Tuesday, superintendent Chad Shealy fought to hold back tears. After he ...



Shelton and Edwards to wed March 23 - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Shelton of Vicksburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Caitlin Shelton to James Thornton Edwards, Jr., son of Mr. and ...



Community garden program centers on kids and gardens - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

For one day, the Vicksburg Community Garden at the Vicksburg Municipal Airport off U.S. 61, was devoted to one group — children. “We've been doing this for ...



Vicksburg, Warren Central send off their graduates in style - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

After almost 17 inches of rain fell on Vicksburg Monday morning, the Vicksburg Convention Center made accommodations to host both Vicksburg and Warren ...



WCHS students going green with campus recycling effort - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Even though it is the color of their cross-town rival, students at Warren Central High School are working to go green. Since January, students in the ...



David L. Hubbard Foundation's New Year's Eve Ball will benefit JROTC - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Ring in the New Year while also aiding local students. Beginning at 8 p.m. Dec. 31, the third annual New Year's Eve Masquerade Ball benefiting the David L.



Nichols an advocate for students - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

On the bottom floor of Warren Central Junior High School, there are no seventh or eighth grade students. Located down two flights of stairs is the Vicksburg ...



WCHS haunted house promises thrills, chills - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Some people thrive off of the adrenaline rush of fear, and they can find it in Vicksburg this Halloween at Frightmare Asylum. This haunted house is not for the ...



Team 456 robotics claims first regional crown - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

In Orlando they gained experience, but in New Orleans Team 456-Siege Robotics dominated. A moment 18 years in the making, Team 456 claimed the first ...



Jones and Winston to wed Dec. 22 - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Jontaye Quontelle Jones and Charles Edward Winston Jr., both of Vicksburg, announce their engagement. Miss Jones is the daughter of the late John H. Reed ...



Oxford artist loves painting, but passionate about art education  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

OXFORD • Throughout childhood in her native Vicksburg, Nancy Andrews Mitchell was a crafty kid.



Jesse Ray Gilliam Sr. - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Jesse Ray Gilliam Sr. passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at Merit Health River Region. He was 65. He was born in Vicksburg on Jan. 26, 1954, and was the ...



Fundraiser set to help purchase a 'special friend' - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

As a senior at Warren Central High School, she is active in the band, a member of the National Honor Society and is ranked in the top 25 of her class. However ...



Several fall events locally this weekend - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Halloween will be observed in Vicksburg from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31, but before the bewitching night arrives, there will be plenty to do in Vicksburg this weekend.



Hazardous Waste Collection Day set for Saturday - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Fore more than two decades, the Warren County Board of Supervisors and the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality have been encouraging ...



New bathrooms for students at Warren Central High School - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Maintenance staff for the Vicksburg Warren School District used the holiday break to replace both a boys' and a girls' restroom at Warren Central High School.



WCHS students take part in Japan parade - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Two local high school students recently returned from the adventure of a lifetime in Japan. Warren Central High School students Sarah Chipley and Alexandria ...



Former students recall school days at 50th reunion - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

They came from across the state and across the South to renew acquaintances and relive old times with former classmates. The former students from Culkin ...



MSU students join Continental Internship Program in Clinton  Mississippi Business Journal

Continental Tire has selected Mississippi State University students Sarah Chipley of Vicksburg and James Leggett of Jackson for summer engineering ...



Robin-Strickland to wed - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Brett and Ann Robin of Baton Rouge announce the engagement of their daughter, Tess Robin, to Chris Strickland of New Orleans, the son of Joe and Tommye ...



Twenty-two debutantes take part in 45th annual ball - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

The 45th annual Les Soeurs Charmantes Social and Civic Club Debutante Ball was held Feb. 18. Twenty-two young women were recognized during the annual ...



Hazardous Waste Day Saturday - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

A yearly event to get rid of garbage and finish the last bit of spring cleaning will be held this weekend to help keep the county beautiful. The Warren County ...



Hills returns to her alma mater as the new principal - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Katrina Hills has come home. Twenty-two years after walking the halls of Vicksburg Junior High School as a student, Hills will take the reigns as the school's new ...



Vicksburg youth help pick up after Hurricane Michael - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

“Everything that has happened since the storm is surreal,” expressed Panama City, Florida, resident Sarah Shipes, as volunteers from the Helping Hands of The ...



New principal excited about move to Vicksburg - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

She has worked as teacher, curriculum coordinator, a middle school principal and for the last three years as the superintendent of the Hollandale School District.



Hollingsworth and Brewer to wed June 9 - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Ray Ledger and Mr. Buford Daryl Hollingsworth, all of Vicksburg, announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Amber Hollingsworth ...



Michael Galen Collins - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Michael Galen Collins died Aug. 23, 2016, as the result of an accident at his place of employment, Riverside Construction Co. He was 22. Born on Feb. 9, 1994 ...



VWSD introduces a third high school option, an early college model for Fall - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Vicksburg Warren School District is introducing an opportunity for 60 students in Vicksburg and Warren County to graduate with two years of college credits or an ...



Dumpster Day scheduled for May 19 - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Vicksburg residents will have the opportunity in May to get rid of their household trash and junk during a Dumpster Day sponsored by the city of Vicksburg.



Vicksburg Junior High's Amy Schwartz: Teaching is my destiny - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

The seventh grade English language arts teacher has been named the Teacher of the Year for Vicksburg Junior High School. Schwartz likes to use ...



Madrigal Dinner and Singe Feaste next week - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Merry make during the holiday season with the Warren Central High School Choral Department as they present “The Royal Wedding” during the annual ...



God called - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

The couple met during their first year of law school at the University of Mississippi in Oxford. They graduated, married and eventually moved to Natchez — Sam's ...



Mississippi woman who tried to join ISIS pleads guilty  CBS News

"Don't look for me because you won't be able to retrieve me if you tried," woman told family in note about plans to join ISIS.



9/11 victims honored; local first responders recognized - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

When the 17th anniversary of 9/11 arrived Tuesday, the nation stopped to remember the people, police officers and firefighters who died when the Twin Towers ...



School district names Billings administrator of year - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Guiding students through years of education takes a community of people dedicated to seeing future generations succeed. Those teachers and administrators ...



Vicksburg Homecoming Benevolent Club announces scholarship recipients - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

The Vicksburg Homecoming Benevolent Club has a long history of giving back to the community and as the club celebrated its 43rd anniversary this past week, ...



WCHS students advised to make wise choices - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

This was one of the many messages Ben Minnifield conveyed to students at Warren Central High School during the school's annual Black History Month ...



How Two Mississippi College Students Fell in Love and Decided to Join a Terrorist Group  The Atlantic

In three short months, Jaelyn Young and Muhammad Dakhlalla found themselves at the center of America's debate over radicalization.



Jaelyn Young, Mississippi woman who tried to join ISIS, gets 12 years in prison  AL.com

Jaelyn Young. In this Oct. 5, 2012 photo, Jaelyn Young, an honor student at Warren Central High School, poses for a photo in Vicksburg, Miss. Young and ...



Keen picked to lead RiverHills in Vicksburg - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

A new structure by RiverHills Bank announced by CEO Robert Gage has led to the appointment of Mike Keen as president of the Vicksburg area. The Vicksburg ...



Wright gets West Point appointment - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

For the first time in a decade, a Warren Central High School student has received an appointment to a military academy, principal Eric Green said. Senior Nick ...



Pickleball becomes competitive in Vicksburg - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

A moment of calm falls over the court as the score is called out. The server flexes his knees and hits the plastic ball, and soon it's flying back and forth at high ...



Author writes book about his Vicksburg family - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

It was a high school journalism course that prompted Mike Coomes to become interested in the literary world. “Since my senior year at St. Aloysius, after I took a ...



Murder suspect indicted in March killing on Field Street - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

A Vicksburg man has been indicted in the March murder of another man during an argument on Feld Street. Darrion Keenan Truly, 22, 4722 Roberta Circle, ...



George Eugene Love Jr. “Peanut” - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

He was preceded in death by his brothers, Cornelius Dee Love and Noah Alexander Love; his grandmother, Sharon M. Rials; step-grandmother, Martha Ann ...



Tackett and Golding to wed April 14 - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Mr. and Mrs. Erwin Alexis Baylot Jr. of Vicksburg and Lt. Col. and Mrs. Franklin Eugene Tackett of Flowood announce the engagement of their daughter, Kirsten ...



National Signing Day 2018  WDAM-TV

The WDAM 7 Sports Team has all the latest news on athletes here in the Pine Belt who signed on to play football at the next level.



Portrait of first black sheriff on display - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Though his true face has been lost to history, a portrait of Warren County's first black sheriff now has a prominent place in local history. More than 140 years after ...



District Promotes Engineering to Students  Vicksburg District, US Army Corps of Engineers

Vicksburg, Miss… The Vicksburg District of the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers is promoting the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) to ...



Making better drivers: Drivers ed teacher keeps students eyes on road - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Rob Morgan accepts challenges on the football field and behind the dash — with a little help from an emergency brake. /// In both positions, his orders come in ...



YMCA names new director - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

The search is over. After a lengthy search, Phillip Doiron has been named the new executive director of the Vicksburg YMCA. He will assume the position in ...



JROTC students learn rifle, drill skills  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Vicksburg students put through basic training as part of JROTC summer camps.



Two Vicksburg women dead after Sunday crash  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Two Vicksburg women are dead after a one-vehicle crash over the weekend.



Stacey Michelle Miller Fewell - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Stacey Michelle Miller Fewell was born Dec. 7, 1968, and passed away Feb. 2, 2017, in Houston, Texas. Stacey is preceded in death by maternal grandparents, ...



2 Mississippi residents charged with trying to join ISIS  WAPT Jackson

A federal magistrate judge orders a young man and woman from Mississippi to be held without bail, pending grand jury action on charges they attempted to join ...



District Announces Chief of Permit Section of Regulatory Branch  Vicksburg District, US Army Corps of Engineers

VICKSBURG, MISS…The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Vicksburg District, recently announced the selection of Cori Carraway as chief of the permit section of ...



Record-setting cold grips Mississippi  WAPT Jackson

Thursday's cold temperatures set or tied records in several areas of the state, the National Weather *Service* said. A low of 15 degrees recorded at the ...



Bolton-Edwards elementary middle schools closed today  WJTV

Bolton-Edwards Elementary School and Bolton-Edwards Middle School will be closed on Monday, May 22, 2017 because of a power outage.



He's out: Former Vicksburg mayor released from Federal prison - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Former Vicksburg Mayor Paul Winfield is living at a halfway house and working in Jackson, a U.S. Bureau of Prisons spokesman said. Winfield, who has a law ...



Corps' Vicksburg District Selects Murrell Student of Year  Vicksburg District, US Army Corps of Engineers

Vicksburg, Miss… The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers' Vicksburg District recently hosted its annual Engineer's Day awards ceremony at District Headquarters.



Best friends work, play hard together - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

When you get to do everything with your best friend, it makes life a lot more fun. Abby Claire Fuller and Maddie Watkins, eighth-graders at Warren Central Junior ...



Naomi Grace Wagner - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Naomi Grace Wagner of Vicksburg died Dec. 23, 2015. She was 16. She was born in Flowood and was a livelong resident of Vicksburg. She attended Warren ...



Chrestman named Oxford University School Headmaster  Oxford Eagle

Oxford University School named Kim Chrestman its new Head of School this week. Chrestman, a Houlka native, began his teaching and coaching career in ...



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