- State monitoring oil spill in Mississippi River Updated: Feb-08-16 6:05 am
NATCHEZ, Mississippi - The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality is on the ground monitoring the site where a damaged barge may have leaked oil slurry last month.
- Controlled burn set next week for Tishomingo State Park Updated: Feb-05-16 5:02 pm
TUPELO, Mississippi - The Natchez Trace Parkway plans a controlled burn at Tishomingo State Park next week, weather permitting.
- Adams County to discuss raising smoking age Updated: Feb-05-16 6:25 am
NATCHEZ, Mississippi - Young adults in Adams County may have to curb their tobacco habits.
- Section of historic Natchez house caves in Updated: Feb-04-16 7:31 am
NATCHEZ, Mississippi - Officials are trying to salvage a historic Greek Rival house in Natchez after a section of it caved in.
- City, county officials seek to collect overdue fine money Updated: Feb-01-16 1:46 pm
NATCHEZ, Mississippi - Officials in Natchez and Adams County are looking to collect overdue fine money.
- Former mayor Phillip West tapped for school board Updated: Jan-22-16 6:21 am
NATCHEZ, Mississippi - The Adams County Board of Supervisors has appointed Phillip West, former mayor of Natchez, to the NatchezAdams School District Board of Trustees.
- Bob Dearing sworn into state Senate after election challenge Updated: Jan-20-16 11:43 am
JACKSON, Mississippi - Democrat Bob Dearing has been sworn in to the Mississippi Senate.
- Eola Hotel developer to appear before planning commission Updated: Jan-19-16 10:23 am
NATCHEZ, Mississippi - The historic Natchez Eola Hotel building could be one step closer this week to reopening its doors as senior living apartments.
- Powerball renews interest in state lottery Updated: Jan-17-16 7:53 pm
JACKSON, Mississippi - State Rep. Robert Johnson says all the money Mississippi residents spent on Powerball tickets could have helped Mississippi if it had been spent there instead of Louisiana. But Mississippi is one of six states that don't run lotteries.
- City of Natchez holds off on expanding convention center Updated: Jan-15-16 10:16 am
NATCHEZ, Mississippi - The Natchez Convention Center's management company is trying to get the funding needed for the center's expansion, which might require the city to restructure bonds and increase taxes.
- Alcorn State lowers credit-hour requirements Updated: Jan-15-16 4:06 am
LORMAN, Mississippi - College is said to be some of the best four years of students' lives, and Alcorn State University is hoping to keep it to four years by lowering the credithour requirements for undergraduates.
- New tricentennial license plates available in Natchez Updated: Jan-14-16 6:54 am
NATCHEZ, Mississippi - New tricentennial license plates are available in Natchez.