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Stories with place: Natchez
  • Board approves tax credit for buyer of hospital 
    Updated: Apr-23-14 8:37 am
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - Natchez Regional Medical Center is finalizing an asset-purchase agreement with an unnamed private company and the city has approved tax credits to help pay the bankrupt hospital's debt.

  • Court rules horse stables unsanitary 
    Updated: Apr-22-14 4:06 pm
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - The Natchez Environmental Court has found Carriage Tours owner George Vines guilty of having unsanitary stables.

  • Harper began hunting with her father at 10 
    Updated: Apr-22-14 4:41 am
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - Carolyn Harper began hunting with her father when she was just 10 years old using a .22 rifle with a scope to bag squirrels.

  • 3rd arrest in February shooting death 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 3:13 pm
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - Police in Natchez have made a third arrest in connection with a Feb. 23 shooting death.

  • Expert: Outsider need for Natchez tourism job 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 8:09 am
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - A tourism consultant is telling the city of Natchez to look an objective outsider to take over the local Convention and Visitors Bureau.

  • Corps disagrees with mayor on riverfront project 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 9:24 am
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - A riverfront project for which the City of Natchez is hoping to enlist help of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to "complete" was finished nearly 20 years ago, a Corps spokesman said.

  • Natchez man pleads guilty to fraud 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 6:25 am
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - A 46-year-old Natchez man has pleaded guilty to swindling several buyers out of money for headstones.

  • $250K helps Natchez renovate old depot 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 6:10 am
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - The City of Natchez has received nearly $250,000 to help fund the renovation of the historic railroad depot on Broadway Street.

  • Several agencies receive $317K in recycling funds 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 5:58 am
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - The city of Natchez, along with the city of Brookhaven and Wilkinson County, received more than $300,000 last week to fund a regional recycling effort.

  • City hears proposal to expand senior services 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 4:35 pm
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - The City of Natchez is considering building a $930,000 satellite senior center in North Natchez Park.

  • Natchez Convention Center expansion sought 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 4:16 am
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - The City of Natchez is looking at a proposed $3 million to $4 million expansion of local convention center.

  • MDOT rerouting traffic around landslide 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 10:01 am
  • WOODVILLE, Mississippi - A landslide in northern Wilkinson County has closed a mile of the northbound lane of U.S. Highway 61 indefinitely.

  • Natchez looking to catch 'poopetrators' 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 2:02 pm
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - After a pile of complaints from residents and tourists about a stinky problem downtown, the City of Natchez is on "poop patrol."

  • Recreational hog hunting popularity soaring 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 12:05 pm
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - A quick tap on the roof of the electric hunting cart and the pop of two rifle shots and Jody Greene and Jeff Goeggle have taken down their first hog of the night.

  • Adams board has potential buyer for hospital 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 6:49 am
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - The Adams County Board of Supervisors has voted to enter into a letter of intent with a potential buyer for the county-owned Natchez Regional Medical Center.

  • Sales collections up in March for Natchez 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 5:58 am
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - March sales tax collections in the city of Natchez were approximately $394,000, up a little more than $19,000 from last year's figures.

  • Natchez fatal shooting arrest 
    Updated: Mar-29-14 9:28 am
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - A 22-year-old Natchez man has been charged with murder in a fatal shooting that occurred in February in the city.

  • Touch here: Melrose uses technology to tell story 
    Updated: Mar-28-14 4:55 am
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - The Natchez National Historical Park is giving visitors a peek into the past by taking its latest step into the 21st century.

  • New hospital in Centreville 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 4:17 pm
  • CENTREVILLE, Mississippi - Officials with Field Memorial Hospital have started construction on a new $21 million medical center in Centreville in southwest Mississippi.

  • Body of missing Natchez man found 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 4:54 pm
  • NATCHEZ, Mississippi - The body of a Natchez man who had been missing since Friday was discovered in his pickup truck Monday night.