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Claude E. Ferguson III - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Claude E. Ferguson III of Flora passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2019, at St. Dominic's Medical Center. He was 64. He was the son of Claude E. Ferguson, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



WCHS Big Blue Band presents 'Haunted Hotel' - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

This year the Big Blue Band's annual haunted house fundraiser is titled “Haunted Hotel” and tours will begin Friday, and end on Halloween night at the ...



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 ...



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 ...



National Signing Day 2019: Southern Miss football commits  WDAM

Here are Southern Miss football 2019 football commits.



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 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



New principals approved for Redwood, WCHS - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

At Thursday's Vicksburg-Warren School Board meeting, Eric Green was named principal of Warren Central High School and Buddy Wooten was named ...



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 ...



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, ...



2017 a year of change for schools in Vicksburg and Warren County - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

In 2017, the Vicksburg Warren School district implemented Leader in Me at every school from elementary to high school. The district also introduced career ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Bowmar Elementary celebrates A-rating; historic designation from state - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Bowmar Elementary School celebrated its historic past and its unprecedented present, while looking to the future, during a school-wide event Wednesday.



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 ...



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. ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 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, ...



Evelyn Shea McDonald - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Evelyn Shea McDonald of Fayetteville, Arkansas, left peacefully to be at home with her Lord on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019. Evelyn was born in Natchez, on May ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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

Young broke down in heavy sobs during her sentencing by U.S. District Judge Sharion Aycock.



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 ...



Ja'kira Washington - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

Funeral services for Ja'kira Washington will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 24, 2018, at Greater Grove Street Baptist Church with repose at the church from noon until ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



District Promotes Engineering to Students > Vicksburg District > News Releases  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 ...



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 ...



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.



Vicksburg students part of Army's STEM program - The Vicksburg Post  Vicksburg Post

About 50 children of all ages in the Vicksburg Warren School District have received a little extra help in the STEM subjects — science, technology, engineering ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



Two Vicksburg women dead after Sunday crash  Jackson Clarion Ledger

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



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Who is Jaelyn Young?  The Commercial Dispatch

Jealyn Delshaun Young is the daughter of a Vicksburg police officer and former high school math teacher. She grew up on Indiana Avenue in Vicksburg. Friends ...



Jaelyn Young: raising 'cubs' for jihad  Christian Science Monitor

These are the stories of a few of the 58 men and women arrested in the United States so far this year on charges of providing material support or other ...



Under Pressure: Dan Jones on Health, History and Ole Miss Race Battles  Jackson Free Press

Coaches at Warren Central High School told Dan Jones he couldn't play football past ninth grade—he was too small and slow, but he was welcome to be a ...



Afton strong: LDS teen spends final days at church and temple, caring for others  Deseret News

When doctors told Afton Wallace, then 17, there was nothing else they could do to save her life, Wallace spent time grieving with her immediate family. But on the ...



UPDATED: Complete list of athletes honored at Best of MS Preps  Jackson Clarion Ledger

On Thursday, May 28 - The Clarion-Ledger will honor more than 1,500 student athletes in 22 sports at the Best of MS Preps banquet. It's going to be a great night ...



Miss. preacher rises from tragedy, crisis of faith  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Les Ferguson and his family considered Paul Buckman a special blessing from God in the spring of 2011. But they soon came to know him as "a devouring wolf" ...



Winstead, Robinson to wed on December 15  Philadelphia Neshoba Democrat

Terrell and Sandra Winstead of Union announce the engagement of their daughter, Amber, to Trey Robinson of Vicksburg. Trey is the son of Lee and Amy ...



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