Nominations for Mississippi Poet Laureate Open Until June 30

The deadline for nominating candidates for the role of Mississippi’s Poet Laureate is approaching, with nominations closing on June 30. This position appoints an official state poet to create and present poetry at state events and government activities. The Poet Laureate also represents the rich cultural heritage of Mississippi. A panel of experts, known as […]

Three New Fire Trucks Introduced To Warren County Fire Service Fleet

Source: WCFS

Warren County Fire Service (WCFS) introduced three new fire trucks to its fleet, enhancing its firefighting capabilities and public safety services. The acquisition was made possible through grants and funding, with support from the Mississippi Insurance Commissioner Mike Chaney, the Mississippi Department of Insurance Fire Services Division Brad Smith, the Mississippi Fire Marshal’s Office, the […]

MS Dept. of Public Safety Recognizes National ‘Our Roads, Our Safety’ Week

Source: Ms Dept. of Public Safety

According to the Mississippi Dept. of Public Safety, this week is national ‘Our Roads, Our Safety’ week, a national campaign emphasizing the importance of road safety when sharing the highways with 18-wheelers and other large trucks. The Commercial Transportation Enforcement Division and Motor Carrier Unit are actively participating in this week trying to create safer […]

Special Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet Happening At Cocktails 101

Mother's Day Brunch at Cocktails 101

This Mother’s Day, celebrate your mom with a morning of delicious food at Cocktails 101. Their special Mother’s Day Brunch is set for Sunday, May 12th, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bring your mom and the whole family to enjoy a delicious spread featuring brunch favorites like flaky biscuits and their renowned brunch quesadillas. […]

Vicksburg Welcomes Triple J’s PizzaTaco Food Truck

Pizza Taco Grand opening

If you’re a taco lover, then you’re going to love this new food truck! Triple J’s PizzaTaco food truck will open its doors on Tuesday (May 7). The grand ribbon-cutting ceremony will happen at 3429 Halls Ferry Rd. From BBQ to fajita, birria, and more, the truck offers a variety of mouthwatering taco creations, promising […]

Sherman Academy of Excellence Hosts Successful Book Fair Kickoff

Sherman Academy book fair

Sherman Academy of Excellence kicked off its highly anticipated Book Fair today! It runs all week long! Don’t forget to stop by and support a wonderful cause. Students and staff are encouraged to attend! Families are invited to attend the book fair Tuesday and Thursday from 3:00-4:00 for special Book Fair Family hour. This designated […]

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day Happening June 8

Hazardous Waste Day

The household hazardous waste collection day is happening June 8th at the Sherman Avenue School Parking Lot. The address is 2145 Sherman Avenue. This community clean up event is sponsored by Warren County Board of Supervisors and Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality. Come out Saturday from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. rain or shine! These […]

USPS Holding “Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive” Saturday

USPS Food Drive

The United States Postal Service is holding a “Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive” on Saturday, May 11. All you have to do is put non-perishable food donations on top of your mailbox. You can also drop off donations at the USPS on Pemberton.  

16th Annual Chill in The Hills Karaoke Contest Happening Saturday

Karaoke Contest

M² Entertainment is gearing up to host a karaoke contest at the 16th Annual Chill in The Hills event in Vicksburg. The contest will take place Saturday, May 11th, at Martin’s at Midtown (1101 Belmont Street). There will be four judges evaluating participants based on voice quality, audience engagement, costume creativity, theatrics, and adherence to […]